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Patient Reviews

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Anantha Rao is Good. Dr. Rao has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Anantha Rao, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Rao graduated from Bangalore Medical College. He has 1 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)


Dr. Rao has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Washington County Hospital - Hagerstown 
  • Southern Maryland Hosp 


  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Anantha K Rao MD is a male Internist, has 38 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Cardiology.
Where does Dr. Anantha K. Rao practice?
Dr. Anantha Rao has 1 office location.
Dr. Anantha Rao practices Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Cardiology near Hyattsville, MD.
See Hyattsville Internists and Hyattsville Cardiologists.