Dr. Vikram R. Rao, MD, PHD

Neurology, Internal Medicine

5.0
(1 review)
Call for new patient details 13 years of experience Offers telehealth

Overview

Dr. Vikram R. Rao, MD, PHD is a Neurologist in Boston, MA. He specializes in Neurology, Internal Medicine, Neurology, and Neurology, has 13 years of experience, and is board certified. He graduated from U C S F Medical Center.


Dr. Vikram R. Rao, MD, PHD works at Massachusetts General Hospital. He accepts Aetna, Anthem, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Humana, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment with Dr. Vikram R. Rao, MD, PHD and to confirm...

About Dr. Vikram R. Rao, MD, PHD

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Internal Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Headache
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningitis
  • Migraine
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nystagmus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome

Services

  • Epilepsy

Years of Experience

13 years of experience

Languages Spoken

  • English

Gender

Male

NPI Number

1316106859

Education & Certifications

Residency

  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Massachusetts General Hospital

Fellowship

  • U C S F Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • ABMS
  • Epilepsy
  • Neurology

Accepted Insurance

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

Ratings & Reviews

Average provider rating

5.0

Based on 1 review

Time with patient

Accuracy of diagnosis

Listening skills

Clear explanations

Trust in decision making

Post visit follow-up

Office & Staff Evaluation

Office appearance

out of 5

Ease of scheduling

out of 5

Friendly staff

out of 5

Billing matters

out of 5

Average wait time

not available

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Aug 27, 2018
Simply the BEST

Simply the best! Phenomenal Doctor! Kind, great listener, well spoken, also a great sense of humor!

R. B.

Location

Massachusetts General Hospital

55 Fruit St,

Boston, MA 02114

617-573-3957

Frequently Asked Questions

Dr. Vikram R. Rao, MD, PHD is not accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can call the provider’s office for more information.

Dr. Vikram R. Rao, MD, PHD accepts Aetna, Anthem, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield of California, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

No, Dr. Vikram R. Rao, MD, PHD does not offer online scheduling on Healthline FindCare during this time. Please call the provider’s office for more information on how to schedule an appointment.