Dr. Rumya Rao, MD

Dr. Rumya Rao, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 38
Dr. Rumya Rao, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Palm Beach Gardens, FL and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio in 2006 and specializes in ophthalmology.

7101 Fairway Dr

Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Macular Edema
very high
more than 98% of peers
Macular Hole
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Rao's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rao "I believe in providing compassionate and conscientious retinal care to my patients with the goal of improving eyesight and preventing loss of vision."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

37  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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10  Procedures

  • B-Scan Ultrasound
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Indocyanine Green Angiography
  • Injection Therapy
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Testing
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Northwestern
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Virginia Mason Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Northwestern Memorial Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Bascom Palmer/U Miami
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rao has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rao's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rao to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Rao's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Rao is AMAZING! I just had to write a review. She is so intelligent and explains everything in a way I could understand. She put my mind at ease when I was frightened as to what was happening to my eyes. I just cannot say enough about how wonderful Dr. Rao is. Thank you.
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