Dr. Shankar Rao specializes in psychiatry in Saint Louis, Missouri.
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Board Certification, Specialty and Expertise
Dr. Shankar Rao has been identified as specializing in Psychiatry.
He is certified in Psychiatry.
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Dr. Shankar Rao accepts the following plans at Psych Care Consultants
- Great-West Healthcare
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Dr. Rao is affiliated with 2 hospitals:
615 S New Ballas Rd
Saint Louis, Missouri
Dr. Rao attended medical school at Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences Bangalore Medical College and graduated in 1964 having 51 years experience.
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