Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospitalist Nisha Rao

Nisha Rao, MD


Clinical Expertise

General Internal Medicine; Treatment of Inpatient Oncologic Issues

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About Me


MD, The Ohio State University College of Medicine


Internal Medicine - NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

As a hospitalist at Memorial Sloan Kettering, I care for patients with cancer who have been admitted to the hospital. I work with a team of residents and advanced practice providers to address acute medical conditions and to deliver comprehensive, personalized care. I also work closely with my patients’ oncologists to evaluate problems arising from cancer or cancer therapy. I am invested in addressing patients’ symptoms and in communicating testing and treatment options with them and their families.

In addition to my clinical roles, I am interested in continually advancing the quality of care we provide at MSK. I am also committed to improving access to cancer care in underserved communities.


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Memorial Sloan Kettering's doctors and scientists are constantly developing new treatments for cancer. MSK is typically running hundreds of clinical trials at a given time.

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