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Dr. Ruta Rao, MD

Medical Oncology*
4.5 (26)
Map Pin Small Chicago, IL
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Ruta Rao, MD

Dr. Ruta Rao, MD is a Medical Oncologist in Chicago, IL. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN / MADISON and is affiliated with Rush University Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Rao an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Rao works at Practice in Chicago, IL with other offices in Oak Park, IL. They frequently treat conditions like Breast Cancer, Breast Lump and Male Breast Carcinoma along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Rao's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Div. of Hematology Oncology and Section of Medical Oncology
    1725 W Harrison St Ste 1010, Chicago, IL 60612 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (312) 942-5904
  2. 2
    Joan and Paul Rubschlager Building Infusion Pharmacy
    1520 W Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60607 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (312) 942-5904
  3. 3
    Rush Hematology Oncology And Cell Therapy-Oak Park
    610 S Maple Ave Ste 5400, Oak Park, IL 60304 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (708) 660-6600
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    1725 W Harrison St Ste 809, Chicago, IL 60612 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (312) 563-2443

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Rush University Medical Center
  • Rush Oak Park Hospital

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Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Male Breast Carcinoma
Bone Cancer
Breast Carcinoma
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Thyroid Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Malignant Pleura Secondary
Pleural Cancer
Uterine Cancer
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Acute Leukemia
Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Anemia
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Benign Mediastinal Tumor
Bleeding Disorders
Brain Cancer
Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Coagulation Disorders
Colorectal Cancer
Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Leukocytosis
Lobular Carcinoma
Lymphocytosis
Male Breast Cancer
Metastatic Breast Cancer
Mycosis Fungoides
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Myeloma
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Myeloproliferative Disorders
Neutropenia
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Oral Cancer
Ovarian Cancer
Peritoneal Cancer
Pleura Cancer
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Salivary Gland Cancer
Secondary Hypertension
Sickle Cell Disease
Skin Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Thrombocytosis
Urinary Tract Cancer
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Vitamin B Deficiency
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Erythropoietin Test
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    4.5
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    Based on 26 ratings
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    About Dr. Ruta Rao, MD

    Specialties*
    • Medical Oncology

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1831159441
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN / MADISON
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Medical Oncology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Ruta 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 has seen patients for Breast Cancer, Breast Lump and Male Breast Carcinoma, 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.

    26 patients have reviewed Dr. Rao. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Rao.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Rao, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Rao appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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