Arun Rao, MD


Dr. Rao has special interest in bariatric and breast surgery. She has specialized training in advanced laparoscopic and robotic procedures and performs many laparoscopic and robotic operations for bariatric surgery.

She provides a full range of general surgical services including breast surgery for both benign and malignant indications. She also provides surgery of the thyroid and parathyroid and for melanoma and skin cancers.

Dr. Rao received her Doctor of Medicine from St. George University and served her residency at Morehouse School of Medicine and a Robotic and Bariatric fellowship at Florida Hospital at Celebration. She is certified by the American Board of Surgery. She is also designated a Center of Excellence Surgeon by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.


Medical Education & Training

Medical School: St. George University
Residency:Morehouse School of Medicine
Fellowship:Florida Hospital at Celebration
Specialty Board Certifications: General Surgery

Procedures and Conditions

General Surgery, Breast Surgery, Bariatric Surgery, Robotic Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery

Accepted Insurance

Medicare, Medicaid, Most insurances accepted






Bariatric Surgery
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General Surgery
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Office Locations

Memorial Advanced Surgery
3627 University Blvd., S
Suite 700
Jacksonville, FL 32216
Phone: (904) 399-5678


(904) 399-5678