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Prashanth Rao, MD

Dr. Rao is a cardiologist in the Lanham area. He is affiliated with MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center and 3 more hospitals.
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584 doctors
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583 doctors
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Dr. Rao saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more heart disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more heart valve condition patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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561 doctors
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562 doctors
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Dr. Rao saw more vascular disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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586 doctors
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Dr. Rao saw more pain patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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261 doctors
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260 doctors
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Dr. Rao saw more chronic kidney disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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179 doctors
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Dr. Rao saw more shortness of breath patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more anemia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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249 doctors
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124 doctors
Dr. Rao saw more coronary artery disease (CAD) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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476 doctors
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476 doctors
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237 doctors
Dr. Rao saw more type 2 diabetes patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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536 doctors
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536 doctors
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268 doctors
Dr. Rao saw more diabetes patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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209 doctors
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208 doctors
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104 doctors
Dr. Rao saw more stroke patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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35 doctors
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Dr. Rao saw more enlarged heart patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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234 doctors
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Dr. Rao saw more cerebrovascular disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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221 doctors
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110 doctors
Dr. Rao saw more heart failure patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more congestive heart failure (CHF) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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237 doctors
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236 doctors
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Dr. Rao saw more atrial fibrillation (Afib) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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353 doctors
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353 doctors
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176 doctors
Dr. Rao saw more high cholesterol patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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168 doctors
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Dr. Rao saw more acute renal failure patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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187 doctors
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187 doctors
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Dr. Rao saw more kidney failure patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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110 doctors
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Dr. Rao saw more cardiomyopathy patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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271 doctors
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Dr. Rao saw more pneumonia patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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451 doctors
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451 doctors
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Dr. Rao saw more lung condition patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more obesity patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more abnormal breathing patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw urinary tract infection (UTI) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Baltimore area. Learn more.
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108 doctors
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Dr. Rao saw dementia patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Baltimore area. Learn more.
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221 doctors
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Dr. Rao saw more hemorrhage patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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183 doctors
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Dr. Rao saw more fainting patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Rao saw more arteriosclerosis patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Baltimore area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Locations

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

Center For Comprehensive Breast Care At Doctors Community Hospital
8116 Good Luck Rd
Lanham, MD 20706
39 miles away
Office
5801 Allentown Rd
Suitland, MD 20746
42 miles away
Bowie Radiology Services
14999 Health Center Dr
Bowie, MD 20716
46 miles away
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Credentials
  • PCOM/Lankenau Medical Center Program
    RESIDENCY
  • University of Maryland School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2008

Hospital affiliations

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

  • MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Doctors' Community Hospital
    D
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • MedStar Washington Hospital Center
    D
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Prince Georges Hospital Center
    D
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • 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
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • Evergreen Health Cooperative
  • First Choice Health
  • Hawaii Medical Service Association
  • Health Net
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Optima Health
  • PacificSource
  • Pomco
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Security Health Plan
  • TRICARE
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield