About Dr. Maithili V Rao MD

Dr. Maithili V Rao, MD is a Doctor primarily located in West Orange, NJ. She has 20 years of experience. Her specialties include Medical Oncology. Dr. Rao is affiliated with Overlook Medical Center, Newton Medical Center and Morristown Medical Center. She speaks English.

Dr. Rao has received 7 awards.

Rating Overview

118 Ratings with 81 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Maithili V Rao is Excellent. Dr. Maithili V Rao has been rated by 118 patients. From those 118 patients 81 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Maithili V Rao is 4.8 of 5.0 stars.

Location

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741 Northfield Ave
West Orange, NJ 07052

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Specialties

Dr. Maithili V Rao has the following 1 specialty

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Maithili V Rao has the following 20 expertise

  • Myeloma
  • Myelofibrosis
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Leukemia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Blood Cancer
  • Blood Disorders
  • Pregnancy Complications, Hematologic
  • Anemia
  • Multiple Myeloma (Cancer of Plasma Cells)
  • Colon Cancer
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Chemotherapy
  • Hepatitis C
  • Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia
  • Lymphoma
  • Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis

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Dr Maithili V Rao

Excellent professional

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5 minutes
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A Compassionate Medical Practice

Kindness and professionalism pervade every aspect of this medical practice. I immediately felt at ease when I entered the office. I feel fortunate to be able to consult with Dr. Rao.

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Five Stars

My overall experience is not easy to summarize. Everyone from the moment I arrive until I am seen and attended to have been consistently awesome! Marlene is very clear and patient and all of the phlebotomists and office staff are absolutely amazing. I am so grateful.

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Five Stars

The office environment is exceptional. The staff is warm and receptive. The medical staff (nurse & physician) listen thoroughly and explain thoroughly. I felt a high wuality of service and enthusiasm.

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Five Stars

Dr Rao took such good care of me. Convenient hours and location. Love that she is in Rockaway now! Highly recommend to anyone who needs a hematologist or oncologist.

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  • Awards

    7 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area

    Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)

    The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree

    Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)

    Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree recognizes doctors with the highest scores in bedside manner for five consecutive years. This honor is granted to a few distinct doctors in the United States based on experiences shared by patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - State

    Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Rao is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    20 Years Experience

  • Grant Medical College

    Graduated in 1999

  • St Barnabas Medical Center

    Residency

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More about Dr. Maithili V Rao

Dr. Maithili Rao founded Advanced Care Oncology & Hematology Associates in 2011 with the vision of building an integrated approach to treating cancer and blood disorders, with a focus on excelling at patient care and quality. Prior to ACOHA, Dr. Rao established an extremely busy and successful practice in Morris county with offices at Carol Simon Cancer Center in Morristown Memorial Hospital and Cancer Care at Saint Clare's Denville Hospital. She was voted NJ Monthly Magazine's \"Top Doctor\" in 2012 and 2013 - and was featured on the cover of 2013 issue. Dr. Rao is a national speaker in the area of Genetics and IL2 treatment. With her many speaking engagements, community outreach programs, and active involvement in cancer fund raising, Dr. Rao has solidified a strong presence in community treating all areas of hematological and oncological issues. She has a special interest in breast and ovarian cancer, leukemia, genetics, and management of complex hematology issues for high risk pregnancy patients. Dr. Rao has published and presented several peer - reviewed articles, posters and abstracts at regional and national oncology meetings. As an active and concerned oncologist, Dr. Rao gives several lectures a year for patients and their families, community organizations, nursing and physician groups, and residents. Dr. Rao completed her Hematology and Oncology Fellowship at the University of Rochester, New York and finished her residency training in Internal Medicine and Chief Residency at Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, New Jersey. Dr. Rao is board-certified in Medical Oncology, Hematology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Rao maintains membership in many prestigious organizations including; American Society of Clinical Oncologists, American Society of Hematologists, and American Medical Association.

Locations & Directions

741 Northfield Ave, West Orange, NJ
Uploaded January 1, 2012

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