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Maya Rao, MD, Nephrology, New York, NY, New York-Presbyterian Hospital


Nephrology New York, NY

Associate Professor of Medicine, Columbia University College of Phys & Surg

Overview of Dr. Rao

Dr. Maya Rao is a nephrologist in New York, NY and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including New York-Presbyterian Hospital, NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center, and NewYork-Presbyterian/Allen Hospital. She received her medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and has been in practice 15 years. Dr. Rao accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 172 doctors at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and one of 64 doctors at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center who specialize in Nephrology. She has more than 10 publications and over 300 citings.

Education & Training

  • Oregon Health & Science University
    Oregon Health & Science UniversityFellowship, Nephrology, 2006 - 2009
  • Oregon Health & Science University
    Oregon Health & Science UniversityResidency, Internal Medicine, 2002 - 2005
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Albert Einstein College of MedicineClass of 2002

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2021 - Present
  • OR State Medical License
    OR State Medical License 2005 - Present
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2009 - 2026
  • NJ State Medical License
    NJ State Medical License 2022 - 2025
  • CT State Medical License
    CT State Medical License 2023 - 2024
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Nephrology

Publications & Presentations


Press Mentions

  • Should I Drink Coconut Water?
    Should I Drink Coconut Water?November 6th, 2014

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    CIGNA Open Access
    Empire BCBS HMO
    Empire BCBS PPO
    Great West PPO
    Healthfirst New York
    HIP of New York - Select PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    MVP Healthcare PPO
    Oxford Health Freedom
    Oxford Health Liberty
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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