Dr. Rumya Rao, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 38
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Dr. Rumya Rao, MD
Dr. Rumya Rao, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. She is 38 years old and has been practicing for 11 years. Dr. Rao is affiliated with Weiss Memorial Hospital, Swedish Covenant Hospital and Advocate Lutheran General Hospital.

Retina Institute of Illinois, Niles, IL

2326 W Foster Ave # 100

Chicago, IL 60625

Contact Information
Dr. Rumya Rao, MD

Dr. Rumya Rao, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Care Philosophy

I believe in providing compassionate and conscientious retinal care to my patients with the goal of improving eyesight and preventing loss of vision.
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Dr. Rao's Experience

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Dr. Rao's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
40

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
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • 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
  • Strabismus
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

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

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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.

Education

  • 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
5.0
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Rao's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Crystal Lake, IL |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Rao accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Rao has admitting privileges

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
1775 Dempster St
Park Ridge, IL 60068
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Swedish Covenant Hospital
5145 N California Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
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Weiss Memorial Hospital
4646 N Marine Dr
Chicago, IL 60640
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