Jefferson University Hospitals
Rakesh  Gulati, MD

Rakesh Gulati MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title

Clinical Associate Professor
Director, Nephrology/Transplant Fellowship Programs

Specialties

Nephrology
Transplant Nephrology

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Overview

Locations

Education & Fellowships

  • Mahatma Gandhi Coll. of Medical Science, Medical School
  • Residency: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Residency: Wrexham Maelor & Southport DGH
  • Residency: Lankenau Hospital

Years in Practice

31

Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Hospital Affiliation

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals

Insurances Accepted

Jefferson physicians accept most health insurance plans, including those listed below. However, plan acceptance may vary by practice and may be subject to change. If you have questions about whether a specific physician accepts your insurance, please contact your insurance company.

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Better Health
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna PA Employee Benefit Trust Fund (PEBTF)
  • AmeriHealth
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • Amerihealth 65
  • Amerihealth Caritas
  • BC BS Special Care
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • Consumer Health Network PPO
  • CorVel
  • Coventry/Health America
  • Devon
  • Employers Health Network PPO
  • Evolutions (Guardian Resources)
  • Federal BCBS
  • Federal Option HMO
  • First Health Network
  • Galaxy
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Health America PPO
  • Health Management Network PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Horizon HMO
  • Horizon Mercy
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First Community HealthChoices
  • Keystone First VIP Choice
  • Keystone First VIP Community HealthChoices
  • Keystone First/Connect
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medallion of New Jersey
  • Medicaid of DE
  • Medicaid of New Jersey
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • Mercy LIFE
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • Mutual Omaha Preferred
  • NJ Blue Shield
  • NJ Plus
  • One Net PPO
  • Oxford of PA
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Premier Blue
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • Qualcare
  • Teamsters Ins
  • Tricare
  • UPMC Community Health Choices (CHC)
  • UPMC For Life
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan
  • United AARP Medicare Complete
  • United Healthcare
  • Workers Comp

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Awards

Top 25 Educators in Medicine 2017, 2009, 2007
Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2018, 2017

Contact Us

New or returning patients can complete our secure, online appointment request form. A representative from Jefferson will contact you by email to confirm your appointment.

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Locations

833 Chestnut Street
Suite 138
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (888) 855-6649
Fax: (215) 503-4290
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833 Chestnut Street
Suite 700
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-6550
Fax: (215) 503-4099
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