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Dr. Robert Rao, MD

Dr. Robert Rao, MD

Age 54 General Surgery M
(21) 21 reviews
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Dr. Robert Rao, MD is a general surgery specialist in Arlington Heights, IL. Dr. Rao completed a residency at Loyola University Hospital. He currently practices at Northwest Community Healthcare Medical Group and is affiliated with Northwest Community Hospital. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Rao is board certified in General Surgery.


  • Loyola University Hospital, Residency Hospital — 1995
  • Loyola University Hospital, Internship Hospital — 1991
  • University of Missouri School of Medicine - Kansas City, Medical School — 1990

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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  1. Northwest Community Healthcare Medical Group

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      Northwest Community Healthcare Medical Group
      880 W Central Rd Ste 5000, Arlington Heights, IL 60005 Existing Patients: (847) 618-3800

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I had surgery last week with Dr. Rao and i would like to extend my deepest gratitude towards the Dr and his wonderful staff. His bedside manner is top notch and his nurse , Rachel....she was very patient with me and took great care of me...
Senada Perezic — Jul 14, 2020
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Dr. Rao frequently treats Ventral Hernia, Breast Cancer, and Lipomas.  

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  • Northwest Community Hospital