Dr. Sreenivas V Rao MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Sreenivas Rao is a medical oncologist in Florence, South Carolina and is affiliated with Carolinas Hospital System. He received his medical degree from Gandhi Medical College and has been in practice for 23 years. He is one of 2 doctors at Carolinas Hospital System who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

Carolinas Hospital System

Education & Medical Training

New York Medical College
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1989 - 1990

Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1987 - 1989

Metropolitan Hospital Center
Residency, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1983 - 1984

New York Medical College, Metropolitan Hospital Center
Residency, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1984 - 1987

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center
Fellowship, Medical Oncology, 1990 - 1992

Gandhi Medical College
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Medical Oncology

American Board of Pathology
Certified in Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology

SC State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Three kinships with ALAS2 P520L (c. 1559 C --> T) mutation, two in association with severe iron overload, and one with sideroblastic anemia and severe iron overload.
Lee, P.L., Barton, J.C., Rao, S.V., Acton, R.T., Adler, B.K., Beutler, E.

Genetic abnormalities and juvenile hemochromatosis: mutations of the HJV gene encoding hemojuvelin.
Lee, P.L., Beutler, E., Rao, S.V., Barton, J.C.

Juvenile hemochromatosis in the southeastern United States: a report of seven cases in two kinships.
Barton, J.C., Rao, S.V., Pereira, N.M., Gelbart, T., Beutler, E., Rivers, C.A., Acton, R.T.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PriorityHealth HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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