Dr. Deepa Rao is a renowned family physician who believes in the holistic care of her patients with expertise in geriatric care & medical problems in pregnancy. Her special interests include management of chronic diseases like diabetes, hypertension, thyroid disorders, etc; old age-related problems; preventive health with lifestyle modification, and patient education.
After obtaining her MBBS degree from Government Medical College, Bellary(VIMS) she went on to specialize in Family medicine from The Bangalore Hospital, Bangalore, and was awarded Diplomate in the national board, NBE, New Delhi. She further completed her certificate course in Integrated Geriatric care(CCIGC) by PHFI and a Trained Diabetic educator.
She is actively involved in academic and research activities and is a member of the Association of family physicians of India(AFPI) and constantly strives to keep herself updated on recent developments in primary care. She is a patient-centric family physician serving young, old, and all in between. She hopes to bridge a gap between the primary care and tertiary care