Jayasree Rao, MD

About Jayasree Rao, MD

Dr. Rao is currently on a Leave of Absence. 

 

Dear Patients, Family members, Friends, and Physicians,

Oncology San Antonio is committed to provide state of the art patient care.  To this end, we have built a strong foundation of support that relies on a strong TEAM.  

Our team’s mission is to ensure that you and your family have access to a solid network of support which is aimed at providing quality services by well trained, experienced professionals. Our Providers and their support Team remain committed to this mission.  

As part of our commitment to patient care, we have been fortunate to partner with Dr. Sreecharan Mavuram since 2023.  He is a Board-Certified Internist and Medical Oncologist.   He is also a board eligible Hematologist.   His knowledge, experience, and personality has complimented and positively impacted Patient care. We are lucky to have him on our team.   

Dr. Rao is fully Confident in the above A-class professional Support team and has taken some time off due to personal necessity. 

In the interim, Dr. Mavuram and our wonderful medical staff will continue to provide first-class patient care. Nothing needs to be done if a patient wishes to continue their care with us. All medical records are still with the Oncology San Antonio medical team and you will continue to receive great care as before. 

If a patient wants to see a different physician, please speak to any member of your medical team.  Dr. Mavuram and the medical staff will be happy to assist you with obtaining your medical records and anything else required.

Thank you for your love, loyalty, patience and trust ! We pray for your good health, peace and tranquility.

Dr. Jayasree Rao is a medical oncologist and hematologist, with additional expertise in geriatric medicine. She is a Member of the Oncology San Antonio Cancer Care Network.

At Oncology San Antonio Cancer Care Network, she specializes in breast, genitourinary, and gastrointestinal cancers. Dr. Rao is an advocate for women’s and children’s rights, and has worked with the World Health Organization in underserved areas of India to provide family planning services, education, and health and nutrition assistance for impoverished children. She has authored several peer reviewed publications and presentations in oncology, hematology and internal medicine.
Dr. Rao enjoys exercise, traveling, painting, and dancing.

EXPERTISE

  • Chemotherapy
  • Immunotherapy
  • Anti-Angiogenic Therapy
  • Anti-EFGR Therapy
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Continuous and Pulse-Dose Chemotherapy
  • Radio-Immunotherapy
  • Targeted Immunotherapy
  • Targeted Molecular Therapy

EDUCATION

  • Medical School: Stanley Medical College, University of Madras, India
  • Internship: Stanley Medical Hospital, Chennai, India
  • Residency: Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Easton Hospital – Easton, PA
  • Fellowship: Medical Oncology and Hematology at The University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio

RECOGNITION

2011 Top Doctor in San Antonio

ASSOCIATIONS

American Society of Medical Oncology

American Society of Hematology

Bexar County Medical Society

Texas Medical Association American Medical Association (AMA)

American Cancer Society (ACS)