Dr. Gutti Rao

Hospital-based practice
Greenwood, MS
45 years experience male

Locations

Greenwood Leflore Hospital

Greenwood, MS

Address

1401 River Road, Greenwood, MS
Directions

Insurances accepted

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Tennessee

Aetna Life Insurance Company

CHAMPUS

CIGNA Health Care

Medicaid

HealthPartners

Tricare

UnitedHealthcare

Hospitalist

Greenwood, MS

About

Bio

Over 43 years in medical field, practicing internist/ hospital medicine, Greenwood, MS. Working as Medical Director for Hospitalist program in Greenwood Leflore Hospital, and as Medical Director in LTAC -AMG Specialty hospital in Greenwood. Also has experience in ENT diseases.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Hospital-based practice

Internal Medicine, Board Certified

Licenses

United States: Mississippi

Doctor Q&A

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A 28-year-old female asked:
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Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience Hospital-based practice
Fungus: Fungal infection or otomycosis may appear like a wet tissue paper. Needs to see ENT for cleaning ears and possibly medications.
A 48-year-old male asked:
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Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience Hospital-based practice
Stents: Ureteral stents should not cause white sediment in urine, that needs to be checked. See your doctor ASAP
A 22-year-old female asked:
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Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience Hospital-based practice
Hematoma: Bruises could form collection of blood underneath skin surface, may cause pain. Usually self limited, warm compresses may help. If does not reduce in ... Read More

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Aug 29, 2013
Dr. Rao has a deep knowledge of an impressive array of medical topics. He cuts straight to the heart of the matter and explains difficult topics in a manner that is very easy to understand. The Missis...Read More
Apr 2, 2013
I highly recommend Dr. Rao. He is an outstanding physician, his expertise in Medicine matches his compassion and care for patients. An unique resource to both patients and doctors on health tap! Tha...Read More
May 11, 2013
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This was very helpful. Thanks! The info you provided, helped me a lot. Thank You. I have "Untreated Bradycadia & Atrial Fib"-I'm a 42yr old female with related Blood Clots as well.
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This has happened with my mom quite a few times. Her age is 46 and whenever she has gone through full body medical check up, nothing came ou
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Thank you for your reply. Trying to get control over my heart attack phobias, but Im still a mess :-( Hope to b able to afford therapy soon!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Dr M.G.R. Medical University, Madras, Madras Medical College, India
Graduated 1978MD

Medical/Graduate school

Stanley Medical College, Chennai, India
Graduated 1975MD

Residency

NEW YORK METHODIST HOSPITAL

Residency

Madras Medical College, Chennai 1977-1978

Awards

Certificate of Merit for Research, NY Methodist Hospital, 1995 to 1997
Certificate of Merit for selection as a Clinical Vignetter Competition, 76th Annual Session of ACP, Atlanta 1995
Prize Winner in Annual Residents Day PosterCompetition"Smoking Habits and Attitudes Among Nurses"

Affiliations

Greenwood Leflore Hospital, Greenwood, MS
Member, American College of Physicians
AMG Specialty Hospital, Greenwood, MS
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