Dr. Ramana Rao, MD

Dr. Ramana Rao, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Ramana Rao, MD is a pulmonologist in Albany, GA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Osmania Medical College in 1985 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

2002 Palmyra Rd Ste 101

Albany, GA 31701

Contact Information

(229) 436-6688

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Rao's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pulmonary Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rao treats Pulmonary Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Rao treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rao treats Sleep Disorders more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Rao treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute insomnia
  • Advanced Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Endogenous Insomnia
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Irregular Sleep-Wake Pattern
  • Jet Lag
  • Narcolepsy
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rao treats Sleep Apnea more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Rao treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Central Sleep Apnea

Dr. Rao's conditions and procedures:

Abscess
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acidosis
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Alkalosis
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Arterial Line Insertion
Asbestosis
Asthma
Asthma in Adults
Autoimmune Diseases
Biopsy
Bird Flu
Breath Testing
Breathing Disorders
Bronchiectasis
Bronchitis
Bronchoscopy
Bronchospasm
Central Line Insertion
Chest Tube Insertion
Chronic Bronchitis
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
Cystic Fibrosis
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Emphysema
Empyema
Endotracheal Intubation
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Influenza (Flu)
Interstitial Lung Disease
Intubation
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Lung Abscess
Lung Biopsy
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Nodule
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
Mycobacterial Lung Infection
Partial Lung Collapse
Pleural Effusion
Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
Pneumonia
Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Function Test
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Insufficiency
Pulmonary Procedures
Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
Respiratory Failure
Respiratory Management
Sarcoidosis
Shortness of Breath
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Sleep Study
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Spirometry
Swine Flu
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tuberculosis
Vascular Disease
Viral Infection
Wegener's Granulomatosis
Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ramana Rao, MD is a pulmonologist in Albany, GA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Osmania Medical College in 1985 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

  • Albert Einstein Coll Med
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Rush Presby St Lukes Med Ctr/Macneal Hos
    Residency Hospital
  • Jersey City Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
  • 1985
    Osmania Medical College
    Medical School
    1985

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Dr. Rao's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rao

2.3

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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He was very nice to me and to my very sick mother. Dr. Rao was very patient with us and answered our questions. He explained things in terms we could understand. Mother had a very bad lung disease but she never smoked. Dr. Rao explained everything and helped Mother a lot. I would definitely Have...Read More
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Horrible bedside manner. Did not explain anything or speak to me. Very disappointed
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO

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