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Rakesh K. Chandra MMHC, MD

Professor of Otolaryngology--Head & Neck Surgery, Chief of Rhinology and Skull Base Surgery, Endowed Directorship for Leadership and Education, and Fellowship Program Director, Rhinology and Skull Base Surgery

Areas of Expertise

  • Adult Rhinitis
  • Adult Sinusitis
  • Allergy / Immunology
  • CSF Leak Repair
  • Nose and Sinus Conditions
  • Otolaryngology
  • Otolaryngology Surgery
  • Skull Base Surgery

Conditions and Treatments



  • English


  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Maryland, 1997
  • Residency - Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 2002
  • Fellowship - University of Pennsylvania, 2003
  • Management in Health Care - Vanderbilt University Owen Graduate School of Management, 2018

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology - American Board of Otolaryngology, 2003

Patient Comments

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Dr. Chandra and the entire staff are professionals
April 14, 2024
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Alway a 10
April 3, 2024
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Very good
March 6, 2024
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We were very impressed with the care and concern that both the PA and doctor showed. They took time to listen, ask questions, explain things very well and come up with a next step plan.
February 7, 2024
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Answered all questions fully. Thank you.
January 28, 2024
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All very good
January 26, 2024
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Dr Chandra and the resident were both very informative.
January 22, 2024
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Dr. Chandra was personable, caring, amd professional.
January 21, 2024
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Dr Chandra is very thorough in explaining things and listening to questions and making sure you understand before leaving.
December 31, 2023
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