Riley Children's Health

Harish S. Rao, MD, MRCPCH

IU Health

Pediatric Pulmonary | Sleep Medicine

4.8 out of 5 stars (90 ratings)
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Dr. Harish S. Rao earned his medical degree at Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute. He then completed an internship at Maimonides Medical Center, residencies at Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research and Maimonides Medical Center, and fellowships at Boston Children's Hospital and Children's Hospital at Montefiore.

Dr. Rao currently has a rating of 4.8 stars out of 5 with over 50 ratings. Patients say that he is pleasant, cheerful, and wonderful. In a recent five-star review, a patient remarked: "Short wait time, efficient and personable staffing. Great doctor personality."

Dr. Rao's primary location is Riley Allergy & Asthma, 575 Riley Hospital Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46202. He also sees patients at offices in Bloomington and Carmel. In addition to English, he speaks Hindi and Kannada (East Indian).


Insurance plans accepted by this provider are below.

  • Aetna Medicare Advantage
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Anthem Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Anthem Hoosier Care Connect
  • Anthem Hoosier Healthwise
  • Anthem Medicare Advantage
  • Anthem Medicare HMO
  • Anthem Medicare PPO
  • Anthem Pathway Essentials Network
  • Care Source Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Care Source Hoosier Healthwise
Community Health Alliance
  • Community Health Network - Employee Plan
Community Health System
  • CorVel/Corecare - Workers Compensation
Coventry/First Health
Deaconess OneCare
  • Encore Workers Compensation
  • Health Alliance Medicare Advantage
  • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • Indiana Health Network - Workers Compensation
  • Indiana University Health - Workers Compensation
  • IU Health Plans Medicare Advantage
Lutheran Preferred
  • Managed Health Services Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Managed Health Services Hoosier Care Connect
  • Managed Health Services Hoosier Healthwise
  • Managed Health Services Medicare Advantage
  • MDWise Excel Healthy Indiana Plan
  • MDWise Excel Hoosier Healthwise
  • Parkview Health Plan Signature Care PPO
  • Point Comfort - Refugee Medical Assistance Program
  • Point Comfort - Unaccompanied Children Program
Select Health Network
Suburban Health Organization
  • The Healthcare Group Encircle
  • The Healthcare Group Encore
  • TriCare Select
  • United DSNP
  • United HealthCare
  • United HealthCare Hoosier Care Connect
  • United HMO
  • United Medicare Advantage
  • United PPO
  • VA - CCN via United Healthcare

Note: Although this listing was accurate at the time of posting, insurances change regularly, and insurance plans listed may not be accepted at all office locations for this provider. Please confirm with your insurance company that this provider is covered by your plan before your appointment.

Specialties & Details


Pediatric Pulmonary, Sleep Medicine

Conditions & Treatments:

Pediatric Pulmonary, Pediatric Sleep Medicine, Asthma, Airway Disorders, Respiratory Management of Neuromuscular Disorders, Non-Invasive Ventilation, Obstructive Sleep Apnea In Infants & Children, Insomnia, Circadian Rhythm Disorders, Sleep Problems In Chronic Diseases

Additional Languages:

Hindi, Kannada (East Indian)


School of Medicine:

Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bengaluru, India


Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY


Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research,Chandigarh, India


Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY


Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA


Children's Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, NY

Hospitals & Affiliations

Hospital Privileges:

IU Health Methodist/IU Health University, IU Health North, Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health

Physician Group:

Riley Physicians, IU Health Physicians


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