Dr. Vivek Rao, MD

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Dr. Vivek Rao, MD

Vascular Neurology | Male

1150 Veterans Blvd, Redwood City, CA 94063 Get Directions
(650) 299-2000

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Dr. Rao specializes in Vascular Neurology and practices in Redwood City, CA. He practices at 1 location.

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    • Neurology
    • Vascular Neurology

    Conditions Treated

    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Aneurysm
    • Ataxia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Chiari's Deformity
    • Chronic Pain
    • Confusion
    • Dementia
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Epilepsy
    • Essential Tremor
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Insomnia
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Low Back Pain
    • Migraine
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Myelopathy
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Polyneuropathy
    • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Seizure Disorders
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Disorders
    • Stroke
    • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
    • Subdural Hemorrhage
    • Syncope
    • Thrombosis
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Traumatic Brain Injury
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects

    Procedures Performed

    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
    • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

    Background Check

    • 0
      Malpractice Claims

      No malpractice history found for California.

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    • 0

      No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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      Board Actions

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    • Medical School
      University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1997

    • Residency Hospital
      Ny and Presby Hospital
      Vet Affairs Med Center W La

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors
      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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    Languages Spoken

    • English

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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 Vascular Neurology
    • Board certified in Neurology and Vascular Neurology
    • No malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found

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