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Dr. Chethana Rao, MD


Dr. Chethana Rao, MD  is a Board Certified Medical Doctor specializing in Primary Medical Care & Internal Medicine. She has more than 15 years of clinical practice experience. She is the founder and Medical director of Prima Medicine.  

She received her residency training at University of Tennessee Medical Center, and Penn State Geisinger Medical Center. Prior to that she studied undergraduate medicine at the Bangalore University in India, graduating with top honors and was awarded the Gold Medal for Top academic achievement.   

Board Certification(s)

  • Primary Care
  • Internal Medicine

Areas of Expertise

  • Preventive care
  • Diabetes
  • Hypertension
  • Corporate health services
  • Headache management

Dr. Rao and her staff were very courteous, pleasant and helpful. The Doctor took time to talk to me about my health issues and was not in a hurry. I would recommend this practice to everybody that I know and live in the Fairfax area.

Patient Review 
Farifax, VA

Internship and Residency

University of Tennessee Medical Center,  Knoxville, TN

Medical School

Bangalore University  Bengaluru, Karnataka

AWARDS

Bangalore University Gold Medal Award for Top Academic Achievement in Clinical Medicine

University of Tennessee Medical Center Best EKG interpretation

Yelp
My wife & I'v been seeing Dr, Rao for very long time and never had any issues and she has a great concerns for her patients. She takes time to listens and asks lots of questions to understand what's going on with you, and explain everything what you need to know and explains all the options to road to recovery. She's always on top of the latest drug information and users state of the arts facilities and medical equipment.  Dr. Rao is the best!!, & her staff is awesome. And she's our favorite doctor.  We highly recommend Dr. Rao to all my family and friends.

Don G.
Reston, VA

5.0
2016-09-29T14:39:33+00:00

Don G.
Reston, VA

Yelp
My wife & I'v been seeing Dr, Rao for very long time and never had any issues and she has a great concerns for her patients. She takes time to listens and asks lots of questions to understand what's going on with you, and explain everything what you need to know and explains all the options to road to recovery. She's always on top of the latest drug information and users state of the arts facilities and medical equipment.  Dr. Rao is the best!!, & her staff is awesome. And she's our favorite doctor.  We highly recommend Dr. Rao to all my family and friends.
Yelp
Medical services with Prima Medicine has been excellent. Dr. Rao is a great physician and she leaves no stone unturned when it comes to diagnosing a medical problem.  I recommend Dr. Rao hands down. Two thumbs up !

 

Tony & Linda Ashby
Chantilly, VA

5.0
2016-09-29T14:27:58+00:00

Tony & Linda Ashby
Chantilly, VA

Yelp
Medical services with Prima Medicine has been excellent. Dr. Rao is a great physician and she leaves no stone unturned when it comes to diagnosing a medical problem.  I recommend Dr. Rao hands down. Two thumbs up !  
Zocdoc
Dr. Chethana Rao is very professional, and so is her staff. They are all very polite, and spot on time every single time. The Dr. does a good job following up with me, and makes sure I have all the time I need to ask any questions or express any concerns. I highly recommend her.

Marwan D. Review on ZocDoc

5.0
2016-09-30T22:06:16+00:00

Marwan D. Review on ZocDoc

Zocdoc
Dr. Chethana Rao is very professional, and so is her staff. They are all very polite, and spot on time every single time. The Dr. does a good job following up with me, and makes sure I have all the time I need to ask any questions or express any concerns. I highly recommend her.
5.0
3

Dr. Rao has a genuine concern and care for her patients. Dr. Rao spends sufficient time with her patients and make sure that their concerns are well addressed. Dr.Rao also follows-up to see that the conditions have improved. I definitely recommend her to my friends and family!

Patient Review 
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