Shoba Rao - PIH Health - Whittier, CA

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Shoba Rao

Shoba Rao, MD

4.8 / 5 (based on 160 Reviews) View 19 Comments
  • Group Designation

Dr. Rao is a board-certified pediatrician. Her passion for pediatrics stems from wanting to be an advocate for children. “I studied medicine because of a desire I have to help others, and so the chance of making an impact on people’s lives was something I couldn’t resist. I enjoy building relationships with families and watching my patients grow and develop.”


12675 La Mirada Blvd #401
La Mirada, California 90638
  • Main: 562.789.5435
  • Fax: 562.789.5437

Hospital/Group Affiliation

PIH Health Physicians

PIH Health Hospital - Whittier







  • Spanish



University of Nevada School of Medicine (Las Vegas)


St Georges School of Medicine (Grenada)


Pediatrics (General Cert)

Patient Reviews

October 10, 2016
She was nice and friendly.
October 07, 2016
Excellent treatment
September 27, 2016
Pih La Mirada Pediatric is the best. Every appointment is important. May it be a simple cold or a high fever, they accommodate me the same way.
September 27, 2016
Dr.Rao was very friendly and attentive. She is definitely a provider I will be requesting for my children.
September 08, 2016
Very professional and nice.
August 23, 2016
August 17, 2016
She's great! Professional and respectful.
August 15, 2016
Always a pleasure to have Dr. Rao. We really like her.
July 26, 2016
I really enjoyed our doctors visit. The medical staff and doctor where very friendly and informative during our visit.
July 19, 2016
She was wonderful and I feel like she had no control over the charges.
July 19, 2016
She made me feel that my son matter, he was more than just an appointment. She called to check on his progress, something I have never experience before and by far blew me away and I was beyond grateful for her precious time and concern!!!!
June 29, 2016
All the staff at this facility are all great.
May 26, 2016
She had us stay and continue breathing treatments until she comfortable with how my child's lungs sounded knowing we were going out of town for the weekend and prescribed medications for us to take so we wouldn't have to go to the ER or urgent care out of town.
April 27, 2016
She's not my daughters primary provider but after meeting her she's the best! I will call my health insurance to request her as my daughters new pediatric.
April 18, 2016
They r wonderful, kind, patient & efficient!
April 14, 2016
None while so ever
April 13, 2016
Great listener. Willing to spend the necessary time to ensure superb service!
April 12, 2016
Yes, this was our second visit to this office and I felt confident that my son received competent care. I felt the staff and doctor made the experience positive for myself and my son.
April 06, 2016
She was punctual, easy to speak with & very friendly with my son!