Dr. Rachna Malhotra, DO

Dr. Rachna Malhotra, DO

Dr. Rachna Malhotra, DO

Languages: English, Hindi
Fax: (202) 291-8147

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Specialties
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Conditions I Treat
  • arthralgia
  • arthritis
  • back muscle injury
  • back pain
  • carpal tunnel syndrome
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Procedures I Perform
  • balance rehabilitation
  • botox for spasticity
  • gait analysis
  • joint injection
  • multiple sclerosis rehabilitation
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About the Provider

Rachna Malhotra, DO, is the Medical Director of the Stroke Recovery Program of MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital and Assistant Professor of Clinical Rehabilitation Medicine at Georgetown University.

Dr. Malhotra completed her internship at St. Vincent's Midtown Hospital in New York before she joined the Georgetown University/MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital PM&R residency training program. 

She earned her Bachelor's degree from the University of North Carolina.  Dr. Malhotra received her DO from the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in Long Island, NY.

Dr. Malhotra is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  She manages both inpatient and outpatient stroke services at MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital.  

Dr. Malhotra's of philosophy of care is to focus on getting patients back to their daily life and educating patients on preventing further strokes.  Her clinical expertise and areas of focus include stroke in the young and secondary stroke prevention.

Education
  • Residency Program: MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital (2010)
  • Residency Program: St. Vincents Hospital and Medical Center (2007)
  • Medical School: New York College of Osteopathic Medicine (2006)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Pain Medicine
Insurance
    MedStar Health Providers participate with a wide range of health insurance products. We accept self-pay patients and the insurances plans listed below. This list is not comprehensive, it is updated periodically and is subject to change. If you do not see your health insurance plan or product listed, or if you have any questions regarding MedStar Health’s participation with your health plan, please contact your health plan to verify participation with our providers.

    Since the MedStar Health providers span the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia regions, our participation with DC, Maryland and Virginia Medical Assistance programs varies by provider group. Please contact your MedStar Physician’s Office to assist with verifying Medical Assistance participation. If you are enrolled in a Medicaid Managed Care Organization, please contact your Medicaid health plan to verify participation.


Practice Locations
Member of Medical Staff
  • MedStar Washington Hospital Center
  • MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital