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Prashanth Rao, MD

Dr. Rao is a cardiologist in the Lanham area. He is affiliated with Doctors' Community Hospital.
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Dr. Rao saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more heart disease patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more heart valve condition patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more vascular disease patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more pain patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more shortness of breath patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more chronic kidney disease patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Rao saw more anemia patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more coronary artery disease (CAD) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more type 2 diabetes patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more diabetes patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more stroke patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more enlarged heart patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more cerebrovascular disease patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more heart failure patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more congestive heart failure (CHF) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more atrial fibrillation (Afib) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more high cholesterol patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more acute renal failure patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Rao saw more kidney failure patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Rao saw more cardiomyopathy patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more pneumonia patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Rao saw more lung condition patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more obesity patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more abnormal breathing patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw urinary tract infection (UTI) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Rao saw dementia patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Rao saw more hemorrhage patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Rao saw more fainting patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more arteriosclerosis patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Locations

Dr. Rao sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Doctors Regional Cancer Center Lanham
8116 Good Luck Rd
Lanham, MD 20706
427 miles away
Bowie Radiology Services - Community Radiology Associates
14999 Health Center Dr
Bowie, MD 20716
433 miles away
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Office
5801 Allentown Rd
Suitland, MD 20746
432 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of Maryland School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2008

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Cardiovascular Disease
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Interventional Cardiology

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Rao is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Doctors' Community Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • Evergreen Health Cooperative
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Hawaii Medical Service Association
  • Health Net
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Pomco
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • TRICARE
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield