Dr. Sudhir Rao, MD

Dr. Sudhir Rao, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 42
(23)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Sudhir Rao, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Mount Airy, MD. He is 42 years old and has been practicing for 15 years. Dr. Rao is affiliated with Carroll Hospital Center.

2702 Back Acre Cir # 290B

Mount Airy, MD 21771

Contact Information

(301) 703-8767

Insurance Accepted

  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Rao performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rao "The Pain and Spine Specialists believe in a truly integrative, patient centric approach to treatment options. My vision is truly depicted within the walls of this state-of-the-art medical and surgical facility from the time our patients walk in until they leave. We provide the highest standards in Interventional Pain Management combined with the most innovative holistic approaches in order to effectively individualize patient care."

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Anxiety Disorders
2

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthropathy of Spinal Facet Joint
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Weight Loss Management

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • St. George's University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Greater Baltimore Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Montefiore/Aecom
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Mount Sinai Med Cntr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • American Academy Of Anti-Aging Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rao has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Kannada
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rao's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rao to family and friends
3.3
based on 23 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Rao's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
Frederick , MD |
Dr Rao can be great. If however you ask too many questions of his staff he will say some horrible things to the patient that will leave you with nightmares.
in Pittsburgh, PA |
Dr.Rao is very genuine and truly cares about his patients. He's absolutely the best pain management Dr.
in Pgh pa |
Dr rao has been a great doctor I has a 3 level fusion that I had done with a wc doctor and now I see him great he explains why I still have pain my wc doctor was only worried about me until I had surgery
in Middletown, MD |
Dr Rao gave me options that others didn't even know about. He has eased my pain and help in every way possible.
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Dr. Rao accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Rao has admitting privileges

Carroll Hospital Center
200 Memorial Ave
Westminster, MD 21157
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