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Dr. Raj Som Pruthi FACS and MD is a male Surgeon, has 18 years of experience and practices in Urology and Surgery.
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Dr. Raj Pruthi has 1 office location.
UNC Spine Clinic
101 Manning Dr
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(6)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Raj Pruthi is Excellent. Dr. Pruthi has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.8
  • Currently 3.8 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.8
  • Currently 3.8333333333333 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Raj Pruthi, FACS, MD is board certified in Urology.

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Bladder Removal (Cystectomy)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer (Renal Cell Carcinoma)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Local Neoplasm Recurrence
  • Nephrectomy (Kidney Removal)
  • Prostate Cancer (Prostatic Neoplasm)
  • Prostate Surgery (Prostatectomy)
  • Urinary Bladder Cancer
  • Urinary Bladder Cancer (Transitional Cell Carcinoma)
  • Urogenital Cancer (Genitourinary)

Education & Awards

Dr. Pruthi graduated from Duke University , Durham. He has 23 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Kidney Cancer (Kidney Neoplasm)
Laparoscopy
Nephrectomy
Prostate Cancer (Prostatic Neoplasm)
Prostatectomy
Urinary Bladder Cancer (Urinary Bladder Cancer)
Excellence in Teaching Award
"Best Reviewer for Prostate Cancer Articles", Journal of Urology, 2009
"Best Doctors in North Carolina", Best Doctors, 2006
"Best Doctors in America", Best Doctors, 2006
"Attending of the Year" Faculty Teaching Award, Division of Urology, 2006
"America's Top Doctors for Cancer", Top Cancer Doctors, 2010
"Best Doctors in America", Best Doctors, 2007
"America's Top Doctors", Castle and Connolly, 2010
Best Doctors in America
Attending of the Year
"Attending of the Year" Faculty Teaching Award, Division of Urology, 2011
"Best Doctors in North Carolina", Best Doctors, 2010
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2011 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2009, 2011 - 2012, 2014)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2012)

Affiliations

Dr. Pruthi has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Durham Regional Hospital 
  • University of North Carolina Hospitals at Chapel Hill 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Pruthi accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 15 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina - 9 plans
  • Evercare - 3 plans
  • Cigna - 5 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 3 plans

Languages

  • Spanish

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Where does Dr. Raj S. Pruthi practice?
Dr. Raj Pruthi practices Urology and Surgery near Chapel Hill, NC.
See Chapel Hill Urologists and Chapel Hill Surgeons.