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Dr. Anantha K Rao, MD

Dr. Anantha K Rao, MD

Cardiologist (Heart Specialist), Interventional Cardiologist

43 Years of Experience

Accepting patients

    Overview

    Dr. Anantha Rao, MD is a Cardiologist (Heart Specialist), who primarily practices in Silver Spring, MD. He has been practicing for over 43 years and is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Rao graduated from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore Medcl Colg and completed his residency at Cleveland Clinic Fndn, Cardiovascular Diseases; St John Hosp & Med Ctr, Internal Medicine; Hyde Park Comm Hosp, Internal Medicine. Dr. Rao is fluent in English and is currently seeing new patients. Dr. Rao’s practice accepts Humana Health, Medicare, Cigna, UnitedHealthcare, Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) and other major insurance plans. To book an appointment or to confirm insurance options, please call Dr. Rao’s office at (301) 445-4430.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist)

    Interventional Cardiologist

    Education & Training

    Cleveland Clinic Fndn, Cardiovascular Diseases; St John Hosp & Med Ctr, Internal Medicine; Hyde Park Comm Hosp, Internal Medicine (Residency)

    St Johns Hosp (Internship)

    St. John Hospital & Medical Center, Detroit (Residency)

    St. John Hospital and Medical Center (Internship)

    Cleveland Clinic Hospital (Fellowship)

    St John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, MI, Cardiology, General or Cardiovascular Dis. (Continuing Medical Education (CME))

    Other Degree - Bangalore Med Coll, Bangalore University, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

    Medical Degree - Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore Medcl Colg

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by a Cardiologist (Heart Specialist), like Dr. Anantha Rao, may include:

    Please contact Dr. Rao's office for more information or to schedule a consultation.

    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by a Cardiologist (Heart Specialist), like Dr. Anantha Rao, may include:

    Cardiology Consultation, Cardiovascular Screening Visit, Carotid Doppler, Echocardiogram, ECG / EKG, Holter Monitor, Nuclear Stress Test, Treadmill Stress Test, Cholesterol / Lipids Checkup, Stent Consultation, Coronary Angiography, Bypass Surgery Consultation - CABG, Minimally Invasive Bypass Consultation - OPCAB, Heart Valve Surgery Consultation, Heart Malformation Surgery Consultation, Chest Wall Surgery Consultation, Diaphragm Surgery Consultation, Heart Transplant Consultation, Heart Strengthening / Recovery, Cardiology Follow Up, Stent Follow Up, Bypass Surgery Follow Up - CABG, Minimally Invasive Bypass Follow Up - OPCAB, Heart Valve Surgery Follow Up, Heart Malformation Surgery Follow Up, Heart Transplant Follow Up, Thoracic Surgery, Chest Wall Surgery Follow Up, Right Heart Catheterization, Diaphragm Surgery Follow Up, Anticoagulation Management, Fetal Heart Monitoring, Arterial Doppler, Heart Failure / Transplant Consultation, Heart Failure / Transplant Follow Up, Heart Transplant, Lung Surgery Follow Up, Pediatric Heart Transplant Consultation, Pediatric Heart Transplant Follow Up, Cardiac Biopsy, Cardiac MRI, Cardiac PET Scan, Cardiology Emergency, Heart Health Consultation, Cardiothoracic Surgery Consultation, Cardiac Testing, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Mechanical Circulatory Support, Esophagectomy, Esophageal Surgery Consultation, Congenital Heart Disease Screening Visit, Exercise Stress Test, Bicuspid Aortic Valve Repair, Ventricle Repair, Tricuspid Atresia Repair, Ventricular Septal Defect Repair, Congenital Cardiac Surgery Follow Up, Congenital Cardiac Surgery Consultation, Absent Pulmonary Valve Repair, Aortic Stenosis Repair, Aortopulmonary Window Repair, Marfan Syndrome Repair, Balloon Septostomy, Cardiac Cath Pre-Procedure, Mitral Regurgitation Evaluation, Left Atrian Appendage Closure, Congenital Heart Defect Correction, Thoracic Anesthesia, Transesophageal Echocardiography, Cardiac Pre-Surgery Clearance, Cavitation, Mediastinoscopy, Thoracoscopic Sympathectomy, Aortic Valve Repair / Replacement, Mitral Valve Repair / Replacement, Anomalous Coronary Artery Angiography, Port-A-Cath Insertion and Removal, Nissen Fundoplication, Robotic Thoracic Surgery, PTCA Follow Up, Cardiac Catheterization Second Opinion, Cardiology Second Opinion, Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR), Tricuspid Valve Repair / Replacement, Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG) Surgery, Pericardiocentesis, Implantable Cardiac Monitor (ICM) and Cardiovascular Surgery Consultation

    For detailed information, please contact Dr. Rao's office.

    Insurances

    Top Insurances

    • Aetna

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)

    • Cigna

    • Humana Health

    • Medicare

    • UnitedHealthcare

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    Locations

    Mr. Anantha Rao, MD

    831 University Blvd E #32

    Silver Spring, MD 20903

    (301) 445-4430

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Anantha Rao accepting new patients?

    Yes, Dr. Anantha Rao is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. Anantha Rao offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Rao's office at (301) 445-4430 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Dr. Anantha Rao offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Rao's office at (301) 445-4430 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. Anantha Rao speak?

    Dr. Anantha Rao speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Dr. Anantha Rao have?

    Dr. Anantha Rao is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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