Dr. Sreenivas Rao, MD

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Specializes in Oncology • Male • Age 57

401 E Cheves St Ste 201
Florence, SC 29506
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Dr. Rao's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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McLeod Health - McLeod Regional Medical Center
555 E Cheves St
Florence, SC 29506

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Appointments & Offices

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Mcleod Oncology Hematolgy Asscs
Mcleod Oncology Hematolgy Asscs
401 E Cheves St Ste 201
Florence, SC 29506
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    Dr. Rao's Experience

    Specialties

    • Oncology
    • Medical Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
    • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • All Lymphoma
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Disorders
    • Anemia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Bleeding Disorders
    • Blood Disorders
    • Bone Cancer
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Disorders
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Burkitt's Lymphoma
    • Cancer
    • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
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    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Graft vs Host Disease
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Hypercoagulable State
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Kidney Cancer
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Larynx Conditions
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphocytosis
    • Lymphosarcoma
    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
    • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Melanoma
    • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Nodular Lymphoma
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Oral Cancer
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Parathyroid Cancer
    • Penile Cancer
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Cancer
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Purpura
    • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Skin Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thalassemia
    • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
    • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Urinary Disorders
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Uterine Diseases
    • Vaginal Cancer
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vertebral Column Tumors
    • von Willebrand Disease
    • Vulvar Cancer
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    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Health Sciences / Sri Venkatesvara Medical College
    Graduated in 1982

    Internship Hospital

    Gandhi Hosp
    Complete in 1982

    Residency Hospital

    Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center
    Complete in 1990
    Metro Hosp-Ny Med Coll
    Complete in 1987

    Fellowship Hospital

    Albert Einstein Coll Med
    Complete in 1993
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Rao & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Rao's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Rao

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rao to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Dr. Rao's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

    4 responses

    Experience with Dr. Rao

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.8 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.8 out of 5

    4 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

    4 responses

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    • PHP-Physicians Health Plan
    • Planned Administration Inc
    • SelectHealth
    • Tricare
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    Office Locations

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    Mcleod Oncology Hematolgy Asscs
    401 E Cheves St Ste 201
    Florence, SC 29506
    (843) 777-7951 (Office)
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