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Patient Reviews

4.0
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(17)
Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Rajesh Arakal is Good. Dr. Arakal has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
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Promptness 3.6
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Courteous Staff 4.0
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.2
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Bedside Manner 4.2
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Spends Time with Me 4.0
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Follows Up After Visit 4.0
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Rajesh Arakal, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Infection
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Spinal Fractures

Education & Awards

Dr. Arakal graduated from UMDNJ, Newark. He has 3 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Arakal has 19 hospital affiliations:

  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano 
  • Harris Methodist H E B 

Languages

  • Malay
  • French
  • Malayalam
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Rajesh Arakal MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 12 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Rajesh Arakal practice?
Dr. Rajesh Arakal has 6 office locations.
Dr. Rajesh Arakal practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Plano, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Wichita Falls, TX and Roanoke, TX.
See Plano Surgeons.