Dr. Varuni Rao

Varuni Rao, DO, graduated from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in Old Westbury, New York. Her internship and residency in Internal Medicine were completed at New York Medical College at Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla, New York where she was named Chief Resident and awarded Best Resident in Ambulatory Clinic/Continuity of Care.

She completed her fellowship in Rheumatology at New York Medical College at Westchester Medical Center, New York, and is board certified in Rheumatology.

Dr. Rao is a rheumatologist who specializes in the management of various autoimmune disorders, such as Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Inflammatory Bowel Disease-associated arthritis, Crystal induced arthropathies – Gout and Pseudogout, Lupus, Myositis, and other musculoskeletal disorders.

North Texas Institute of Rheumatology offers patients a comprehensive approach to the diagnosis, treatment and management of various types of autoimmune disorders and musculoskeletal conditions. We strive to provide highest quality care, with a patient-centric approach. Dr. Rao commits to provide compassionate and holistic care while fostering an interactive partnership with her patients.