At The SCS Institute our team of physicians are committed to give you the best treatment available anywhere in the MD/DC/VA area. We know that neck pain, back pain, whiplash, or any other condition can be debilitating to you, so our promise is to treat you with the most up to date minimal invasive techniques with the best professional care available. We are honored to serve you and are committed to seeing that your trust is rewarded.
Dr. Rao has obtained his Medical Doctorate from St. George’s University School of Medicine, and is the founder of The SCS Institute. Dr. Rao and his staff pride themselves on treating each and every patient with the same respect and care they would for their own family. They realize and stress that each patient deserves the time and care to express their individual concerns, which demand a truly individualized treatment. Each and every patient shall be granted the appropriate amount of time to be evaluated and given ample time to discuss the treatment paradigm. The goal remains to treat everyone who enters through the doors as family.
Dr. Badarinath was born and raised in central New Jersey. He attended college at Rutgers University and medical school at the Medical College of Virginia. He completed residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Sinai Hospital/University of Maryland, where he served as chief resident. He completed his fellowship in Pain Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. During this year, his focus was on fluoroscopically guided spinal procedures and he was involved in research projects. He then worked in a private practice along the Jersey Shore before deciding to join Dr Rao at Pain and Spine Specialists of Maryland.