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St Joseph’s College, Karnataka, India 

Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Karnataka, India – MBBS 


University of Illinois, Metropolitan Group of Hospitals, Chicago, IL., Residency, General Surgery 

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, Residency, General Surgery 

Akron Children’s Hospital, Akron, Ohio, Fellow (Clinical and Research), Pediatric Surgery 

Indiana University School of Medicine, Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, IN, Fellow, Pediatric Surgery 


Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates 

American Board of Wound Management  


About Rao Raghavendra, M.D.

Rao Raghavendra  M.D., is a highly trained surgeon with a strong foundation in wound care and extensive surgical training. He brings a personalized approach and a proven track record in treating vein conditions. Dr. Rao earned his MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery) from the prestigious Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute in India. Dr. Rao then completed residencies in General Surgery at both the University of Illinois, Metropolitan Group of Hospitals in Chicago, and Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson University in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Following his general surgery residencies, Dr. Rao pursued advanced training, specifically in pediatric surgery. He completed fellowships (both clinical and research) at Akron Children’s Hospital in Ohio and Indiana University School of Medicine’s Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis. Dr. Raghavendra is a published researcher who has shared his expertise at several medical conferences. 

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As a specialist who treats varicose and spider veins at our New York location, Dr. Raghavendra has years of experience performing minimally invasive vein treatments. Don’t let painful symptoms from vein disease interfere with your life.

Schedule an initial consultation with Dr. Raghavendra. He can help you understand your condition and advise on the best treatment.

Dr. Raghavendra is at our highly-rated vein clinic in New York and joins our team of expert physicians at our clinics nationwide.

Give us a call today at (646) 386-2250  to schedule, or you can schedule your appointment online with a vein specialist like Dr. Raghavendra .

Insurance Information

USA Vein Clinics accepts most major insurances and offers self-pay options to make sure you have access to the care you need. Use our online scheduling tool to find the closest clinic that accepts your insurance and schedule your appointment today. You may also call us at (646) 386-2250. We can help you understand your benefits and the paperwork required for your provider’s approval and verify if your insurance is accepted. Our goal is to minimize any out-of-pocket expenses.

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