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Dr. Arvin Rao, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat*
4.0 (21)
Map Pin Small Littleton, CO
Accepting new patients
23 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Arvin Rao, MD

Dr. Arvin Rao, MD is a Head & Neck Surgery Otolaryngologist in Littleton, CO. They specialize in Ear, Nose, and Throat, has 23 years of experience, and is board certified in Otolaryngology. They graduated from University of Colorado|University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and is affiliated with Swedish Medical Center. Dr. Rao, completed a residency at West Virginia University School of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Rao an average 4.0 star rating.

Dr. Rao works at South Denver ENT & Allergy in Littleton, CO. They frequently treat conditions like Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia), Sinusitis and Chronic Sinusitis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Rao's Office Locations

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    South Denver ENT & Allergy
    15 W Dry Creek Cir, Littleton, CO 80120 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Sinusitis
Chronic Sinusitis
Chronic Rhinitis
Allergic Rhinitis
Nasal Polyp
Pollen Allergy
Diagnostic Nasal and Sinus Endoscopy
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Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
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Oral Cancer
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Salivary Gland Cancer
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Sensorineural Hearing Loss
Sleep Apnea
Sudden Deafness and-or Hearing Loss
Vertigo
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Acute Laryngitis
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Chronic Adenoid Infection
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Common Cold
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Cough
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Deafness
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Earwax Buildup
Facial Fracture
Malignant Otitis Externa
Maxillary and Malar Fractures
Meniere's Disease
Nasal Obstruction
Otitis Media
Outer Ear Infection
Peritonsillar Abscess
Pharyngitis
Sinus Disorders
Snoring
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Thyroid Cancer
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vocal Cord Polyp
Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Adenoidectomy
Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Audiometry
Balloon Sinuplasty
Carotid Ultrasound
Ear Surgery
Ear Tube Placement
Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
Head and Neck Surgery
Hearing Screening
Home Sleep Study
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Middle Ear Implant Candidacy Evaluation
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Nasal Surgery
Oral Cancer Screening
Radiofrequency Ablation Turbinate
Rhinoseptoplasty
Sinus Surgery
Sleep Apnea Surgery
Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Thyroid Scan
Thyroid Surgery
Tonsillectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Ultrasound
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    Specialties*
    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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    Years of Experience
    • 23 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1780635904
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • West Virginia University School of Medicine
    Residency
    Internship
    • West Virginia University Hospitals
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    Medical Education
    • University of Colorado|University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
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    Board Certifications
    • Otolaryngology and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Swedish Medical Center

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Arvin Rao, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Rao is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Rao has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Rao works at South Denver ENT & Allergy in Littleton, CO. View the full address on Dr. Rao’s profile.

    Dr. Rao has seen patients for Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia), Sinusitis and Chronic Sinusitis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Rao on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    21 patients have reviewed Dr. Rao. The overall rating for this provider is 4.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Rao.

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