Dr. Addagada Rao

General Surgery
Brooklyn, NY
55 years experience male

Locations

Office

Brooklyn, NY

Address

145 Saint Nicholas Ave, Brooklyn, NY
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Cigna

Emblemhealth

Group health inc

Humana

About

Bio

In practice just retired as chairman of surgery after 24 years from a major teaching hospital in Brooklyn. Rated as top surgeon ( Castle and Connaley )

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.

General Surgery

Languages spoken

English, Telugu

Doctor Q&A

6.6K Answers
1.2K Agrees
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
When treatment ended: Most of the time hair will grow back in couple of months after treatment, Unfortunately the chemo. that killed cancer cell also will kill the hair ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Yes but will not: as it is unethical even illegal to Rx any medication with out examination . Support team will help you to get a physician for you near you.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Need evaluation: by pediatrician , kids do not tolerate high temperature Need right diagnosis and appropriate measures has to be taken soon Please call the kids pedi ... Read More
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Testimonials
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Jun 28, 2015
The words "wildly talented" clearly apply to Dr. Rao. I find him to be world class in his work and highly personable with great bedside manner. I recommend him vigorously to both colleagues and patien...Read More
Sep 15, 2015
Dr Rao has an incredible knowledge of General Medicine in addition to his speciality of surgery. His thoughtful answers reveal a knowledgeable and caring physician. I value Dr Rao's contributions on ...Read More
Jan 20, 2014
I fully recommend Dr. Rao to anyone needing his help as he has provided wonderful answers and seems to care deeply about his field of medicine. Great Physician and Colleague!
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This saved my life. Thank you. 2 years ago happen to me my doctor can not find out ! He thinks smoking very forceful on me . I told him that is black mold cause of from work food service area at ...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Sir, My younger sister's age 21, left arm & breast pain since 1.5 month. Mammography report normal but seen dense fabrofatty. Doctor give medicine PRIMA-1000. But left h...Read More
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Thanks a lot sir , but why there is acute pain in lower abdomen when I intimate with my spouse , pain extend from lower abdomen to my testis ( mainly on varicocele affe...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Andhra University, Guntur Medical College, India
Graduated 1965MD

Affiliations

Spartan Health science University School of Medicine
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