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Dr. Rakesh Sood, MD

Psychiatry*MaleAge 72


Dr. Rakesh Sood, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Emporia, VA and has over 48 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Sood has extensive experience in Psychotic Disorders. He graduated from University of Delhi / Maulana Azad Medical College in 1975. He is affiliated with Southern Virginia Regional Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and telehealth appointments.

Dr. Rakesh Sood, MD


727 N Main St Emporia, VA 23847
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(434) 348-4400
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Dr. Rakesh Sood, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Emporia, VA and has over 48 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Sood has extensive experience...Read more


  • Psychiatry
  • Sleep Medicine (Psychiatry & Neurology)

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Board Certifications

American Board of Medical Specialties®
American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology
Sleep Medicine
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Ohio State Hospital

Fellowship Hospital, 1987

University Of Missouri Kansas City School Of Med

Internship Hospital, 1985

Warlingham Park Hospitalumkc

Internship Hospital, 1983

Worcester Royal Infirmary

Residency Hospital, 1981

Harwich District Hospital

Residency Hospital, 1980

Irwin Hospital

Internship Hospital, 1976

University of Delhi / Maulana Azad Medical College

Medical School, 1975

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    Dr. Rakesh Sood, MD specializes in Psychotic Disorders. See more on Healthgrades.

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    Dr. Sood's office is located at 727 N Main St, Emporia, VA 23847. You can find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.



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    Southern Virginia Regional Medical Center

    727 N Main St
    Emporia, VA 23847

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