Dr. Vijaykumar Rao, MD

Dr. Vijaykumar Rao, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Vijaykumar Rao, MD is a nephrology specialist in South Holland, IL and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Armed Forces Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences in 1972 and specializes in nephrology.

17225 Paxton Ave

South Holland, IL 60473

Contact Information

(708) 474-8700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
very high
more than 93% of peers
Vitamin D Deficiency
very high
more than 90% 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.

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

42  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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

  • Armed Forces Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • St Josephs Hospital Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • St. Joseph’s Hospital & Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University of Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rao has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rao's Reviews

4.0
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1 review

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Dr. Rao's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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