Dr. Veena Rao, MD

Dr. Veena Rao, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 33
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Dr. Veena Rao, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Waltham, MA and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from Yale Univ Sch Of Med in 2010 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1601 Trapelo Rd

Waltham, MA 02451

Contact Information

(617) 573-3202

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
normal
more than 69% of peers
Ocular Hypertension
normal
more than 33% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
normal
more than 22% 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 "Dr. Veena Rao is a fellowship-trained glaucoma specialist at Mass. Eye and Ear, Waltham. She specializes in the medical and surgical treatment of glaucoma."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Rao does not have any board certifications listed.

14  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Glaucoma Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Yale Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Rao has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Rao has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rao's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rao to family and friends
1 review (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Rao's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I am grateful to Dr. Rao for my glaucoma care. She is very kind and understanding physician. She has been treating me for the last year and I am lucky to have her as my ophthalmologist!
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