Rao Pawan

Pawan Rao, MD

Rao Pawan

Specialty: Nephrology

Nephrology Hypertension Associates of CNY

Education: Karnataka University, India

Fellowship: Nephrology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio TX

Residency: Internal Medicine and Chief Resident, New York Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn, NY

Nephrology, Internal Medicine - Fellow American Society of Nephrology Clinical Hypertension - American Board of Internal Medicine

Affiliations: American Society of Nephrology, Renal Physicians Association, American College of Physicians, St. Josephs's Hospital, Crouse Irving Hospital, Community General Hospital, Cortland Hospital


Dr. Rao is board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology. He has also completed extra certification in clinical hypertension through American Board of Internal Medicine. He joined Nephrology Hypertension Associates of CNY in 2003, where he now serves as VP. He is the Medical Director of Dialysis Programs affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital, Syracuse. He is actively involved in several committees and the board at St. Joseph Hospital. He is also a member of review panel of NephSap, which is a peer reviewed Nephrology journal. Also, he has gained recognition as a member of the Fellow of American Society of Nephrology, which is a designation given to society members who have distinguished themselves through excellence in practice or research. He enjoys practicing all aspects of nephrology with particular interests in progression of chronic kidney disease, dialysis and Glomerular diseases.