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Sheetal Khedkar Rao, MD

Philosophy of Care

I collaborate with my patients through honest communication about their health and focus on prevention so that chronic conditions can be avoided when possible. When a patient does have a chronic medical condition, I emphasize lifestyle modifications such as diet changes, exercise and stress relief in conjunction with the appropriate medications to work towards better health.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.6
Based on 159 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Internal Medicine


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Internal Medicine


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Preventative care, Diabetes, Hypertension, Wellness


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Spending time with family, Reading, Running, Food and Cooking


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Georgetown University School of Medicine
    Graduation Date 06/2007
    Degree MD

    RESIDENCY
    School University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System (Chicago)
    Title Internal Medicine Resident

  • Memberships

    • American College of Physicians
  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.6
    Based on 159 reviews

    Rating Categories

    The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.


    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

    Press Ganey Certified Data Integrity

    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.5
    157 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.7
    159 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.8
    156 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.8
    158 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.7
    158 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.7
    158 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.6
    158 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.7
    158 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.6
    158 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.4
    156 ratings


    Comments (23)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.


    4.5
    Jun 25, 2019
    I HAVE A LOT OF TRUST WITH THIS DOCTOR. I DISLIKE HOW MUCH TIME SHE SPENDS ENTERING ITEMS INTO THE COMPUTER. I FEEL LEFT OUT DURING THIS TIME.   
    5.0
    Jun 18, 2019
    I can not say enough good things about Dr Rao. She has helped me thru some rough times and I trust her advise. She is an asset to your team.  
    5.0
    May 26, 2019
    Dr. Rao is amazing. I have a lot going on with my health and she knows all of what is going on and talks with me about it. She always takes the time to explain See more  
    5.0
    May 21, 2019
    My PCP Dr. Rao I would recommend to all my friends and family.   
    4.9
    May 06, 2019
    see earlier comments. Dr Rao is excellent.  
    4.9
    May 01, 2019
    I really like my Internist, Dr. Rao.  
    4.9
    May 01, 2019
    Dr Rau went above and beyond to make sure everything was taken care of that day, getting stat X-rays so I didn't have to wait.  
    5.0
    Apr 28, 2019
    good  
    4.8
    Apr 26, 2019
    *Dr. Rao was wonderful. Very knowledgeable and respectful. I will continue to see her and have her be my new primary doctor.  
    4.8
    Apr 10, 2019
    This was my first visit to Dr. Rao as we just moved to the area. She immediately was kind, welcoming and just plain smart with her questions, thoughts on bloodwork and follow-up tests needed. Highy See more  
    5.0
    Apr 02, 2019
    Dr Rao was very thoro (never could spell that word). She went over all of my concerns and gave me a plan. Loved this visit!!  
    5.0
    Mar 22, 2019
    My experience when coming to this office has always been wonderful, all the staff are helpful and kind. Dr. Rao is an amazing doctor, very knowledgeable, thorough, and truly cares about her patients! I am See more  
    5.0
    Mar 07, 2019
    Dr Rao goes above and beyond to help her patients. She is truly empathetic and, appreciate having her as my doctor!  
    5.0
    Feb 26, 2019
    Although Dr. Rao is not my primary care physician, I have seen her several times for random illnesses. she's wonderful! I recommended her to a friend who is extremely happy with her! I can't say See more  
    4.7
    Feb 17, 2019
    Dr. Rao was truly wonderful. I felt like I could trust her with all of my health concerns, even though it was the first time I saw her. She listened, explained, and gave me concrete See more  
    5.0
    Feb 05, 2019
    *Dr. Rao is a new doctor for me. She listened to me, analyzed my records, and probably saved my life by recommending a heart scan. I can't thank her enough. She also responded beautifully and See more  
    5.0
    Jan 29, 2019
    Dr. Rao is a wonderful doctor!  
    5.0
    Jan 15, 2019
    I have recommended Dr Rao to my friends and they are all very pleased with her!  
    4.6
    Dec 28, 2018
    *Dr. Rao always gives me the time I need and makes sure all my concerns are addressed. She makes me feel comfortable and in capable hands.  
    4.5
    Dec 16, 2018
    Time inthe room with the Dr is great, it's the follow up once I leave that I feel is frustrating.  
    4.9
    Dec 04, 2018
    I love love love Dr. Rao! She is the first doctor I ever had who really listened to me in a very respectful and non-condescending manner. I appreciate this so much.  
    5.0
    Dec 04, 2018
    Dr. Roa its an excellent Doctor,  
    5.0
    Sep 25, 2018
    first time meeting dr rao and reAlly liked her  
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