Board Eligible in Addiction Medicine
Dr. Uma Rao began her medical career as an OBGYN in India. She moved to the United States in 1981 and began her Residency in Rehabilitation Medicine at Boston University. Dr. Rao also did a Geriatric Medicine Fellowship in Milwaukee for two years. She has spent 12 years working in Dermatology and many years working in hospitals doing in-patient rehabilitation. A life-long learner, Dr. Rao became licensed in addition treatment and began working at Norton Health Care in 2013. She is now semi-retired but is passionate about her work in opiate addiction recovery. Dr. Rao says she would never work at any other addiction treatment center as Norton Health Care is truly superior in patient care. “The office is clean, the staff and doctors are great and the patients here are serious about their recovery.