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Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Ajaykumar D. Rao, MD, MMSc, FACP

Ajaykumar D. Rao
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Specialties

Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

4.8
153 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
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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.

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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 Avenue

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

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153 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 about Patient Satisfaction Rating.

OVERALL RATING

4.80 / 5.0

RATINGS BREAKDOWN

4.9
Give easy to understand instruction
4.8
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
June 11, 2020

I always have a good experience at this office, very professional people, very caring people & EXCELLENT DOCTOR.

5.0
June 9, 2020

Dr. Rao has been working with me to get my condition under control. He was VERY helpful to me. It took two and half years to get this corrected to with in normal limits. I would definitely recommend him to others. [...]

5.0
June 9, 2020

This was a phone telehealth. Dr. spent a lot of time talking to me and getting everything I needed ordered.

5.0
June 2, 2020

He's a very great physician that listens and is very caring, and excels in every aspect of the patient's care and health.

5.0
May 26, 2020

The provider is very professional and I am very satisfied with the service

5.0
May 19, 2020

Fabulous group. Special thanks to [...] [...] and of course Dr. Rao!

5.0
May 15, 2020

He called on the right time of appointment.

5.0
March 30, 2020

Dr.Rao is a excellent doctor I recommend very highly

5.0
March 23, 2020

this was a telephone call (the world we live in now) it was a very good conversation. He did not rush me off the phone and took his time. I was very happy! looking forward to meeting him in person once our world gets back to normal.

5.0
March 19, 2020

Good experience. [...]

5.0
February 20, 2020

Very professional. Good.

5.0
February 10, 2020

Dr.Rao shows he cares for me. He takes the time to listen .

5.0
February 4, 2020

Dr. Rao has treated me for over two years, he has helped me managed my condition VERY WELL! [...]

5.0
November 25, 2019

I always have good experience with the provider. Dr Rao is very professional and always courteous

5.0
November 19, 2019

Dr. Rao has proven to be one of the best providers I have had.

5.0
November 15, 2019

[...] Dr. Rao is a excellent, caring physician.

5.0
November 5, 2019

Dr. Rao is a good Dr. He takes the time to listen to me. He cares . He does not go thru the motions . He goes out of his way and instruct me on my condition. So I'm am thankful for him and his team.

5.0
October 19, 2019

dry good experiences

5.0
October 14, 2019

I will recommend to friends and family - good experience and nice jobs.

5.0
October 14, 2019

I hv several autoimmune diseases...I see several different drs...Dr. Rao is BY FAR the BEST dr I see! He actually cares, he really listens n wrks with u for the best outcome. He is genuine n an excellent Endocrinologist . I cant say enough great things about him, he has wrkd WITH me to change my health for the better. Truly appreciate him...more drs could learn how dr/patient relationships should work frm him.