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Gastroenterologist (digestive)
40 years of experience
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. U Rau is Excellent. Dr. Rau has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
Promptness 3.4
Courteous Staff 3.9
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 3.9
Follows Up After Visit 3.9

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Constipation
  • Hepatitis C
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Rau graduated from Stanley Medical College, Chennai. He has 1 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2015)


Dr. Rau has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • South Shore Hospital 
  • Milton Hospital 


  • French
  • Hindi

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Additional Information
Dr. U Prakash Rau MD is a male Internist, has 40 years of experience and practices in Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. U P. Rau practice?
Dr. U Rau has 1 office location.
Dr. U Rau practices Gastroenterology near Braintree, MA.
See Braintree Gastroenterologists.