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Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Ajaykumar D. Rao, MD, MMSc, FACP

Specialties

Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

4.8
79 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
about me
publications
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about me
Clinical Interests
  • Management of type-2 diabetes
  • Hypertension
Research Interests
  • Cardiovascular risk in type-2 diabetes
  • Endocrinopathies in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
Education
  • MD, Ross University School of Medicine, Dominica, West Indies
Training
  • Fellowship, Endocrinology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA
  • Fellowship, Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Fellowship (Research), Hypertension, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Lahey Clinic Medical Center, Burlington, MA
Board Certification
  • Internal Medicine
Memberships
  • American Diabetes Association
  • Endocrine Society
  • American Heart Association

Treatment Philosophy
I provide comprehensive endocrine care to patients.

offices

Office Locations

Temple Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Temple University Hospital

3401 N. Broad Street

Outpatient Building, 4th Floor 

Philadelphia, PA 19140

800-TEMPLE-MED

Temple Health Ft. Washington

515 Pennsylvania Ave.

Fort Washington, PA 19034

800-TEMPLE-MED

Temple Physicians Diabetes Care

Temple Health Northeastern Campus

2301 E. Allegheny Ave., Suite 140A

Philadelphia, PA 19134

215-926-3780

publications
ratings & reviews

79 PATIENT SATISFACTION REVIEWS

Our Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider related questions from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more.

OVERALL RATING

4.80 / 5.0

RATINGS BREAKDOWN

4.8
Give easy to understand instruction
4.9
Provider expl in way you understand
4.8
Provider listen carefully to you
4.9
Show respect for what you say
4.7
Spend enough time with you
PATIENT COMMENTS
5.0
July 16, 2019

Since I have been a patient of dr. RAO's I have nothing but thrilled. He is and has helped me the best way possible to help manage my uncontrolled diabetes which I have had for 27 years and he listens and takes time with me always. Dr. has lead me on a another step to ending my diabetes. [...] Dr. Roa is the best. [...]

5.0
July 2, 2019

Dr. Rao is a very good doctor and treats me with kindness.

5.0
June 28, 2019

Very good, I got all info & care that I needed.

5.0
May 9, 2019

[...] my Doctor Rao is the best of my doctors are great.

5.0
April 26, 2019

Excellent experience.

5.0
March 24, 2019

Dr Rao is the best, he always listens and answers my questions. He is well informed and he appears to care. My health is much better because of him.

5.0
March 15, 2019

I enjoy going to see Dr. Rao.

5.0
February 13, 2019

Good.

3.0
February 11, 2019

Dr. Rao is amazing when he has the time. I waited an hour and a half waiting to be seen. [...] Not happy as I did not get the information I needed.

5.0
February 8, 2019

Excellent visit!

5.0
January 27, 2019

good

4.5
January 8, 2019

He's a very good doctor & I trust him completely.

5.0
December 10, 2018

Dr. Rao has been nothing but wonderful. I have a rare condition. I could tell that he sincerely cares about his patients quality of life. I also appreciate the fact that everything I said to him was taken seriously.

5.0
November 28, 2018

Dr. Rao is amazing.

Office Locations

Temple Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Temple University Hospital

3401 N. Broad Street

Outpatient Building, 4th Floor 

Philadelphia, PA 19140

800-TEMPLE-MED

Temple Health Ft. Washington

515 Pennsylvania Ave.

Fort Washington, PA 19034

800-TEMPLE-MED

Temple Physicians Diabetes Care

Temple Health Northeastern Campus

2301 E. Allegheny Ave., Suite 140A

Philadelphia, PA 19134

215-926-3780