Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics

  • Academic titles

    • Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • Sawai Man Singh Medical College

  • Residencies

    • M.G.M. Hospital

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center

    • North Shore University Hospital

  • Internships

    • Sawai Man Singh Medical College

  • Affiliations

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

410 Lakeville Road, Suite 212New Hyde Park, NY 11042

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Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

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Most recent comments

Patient comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Pateint Satisfaction Survey. Comments are displayed in their entirety and are anonymous for patient privacy.

09/05/2018
"Dr. Rai has every quality you would want in your doctor. "
08/29/2018
"Dr. Rai and his colleagues are thorough, patient, engaging and welcoming. Thank you!"
08/27/2018
"Dr Rai is the consummate professional and authority on CLL. in spite of his accolades, he remains modest and attentive and caring. I credit him with saving my life."
07/30/2018
"when asked I always recommend this practice!"
07/16/2018
"Always there to answer questions, never rushes."
07/16/2018
"Dr. Rai is the ultimate professional. His patients come first. He saved my life."
07/16/2018
"Dr Rai and his entire staff are friendly and knowledgeable. I have a great deal of confidence in them."
07/09/2018
"wonderful caring doctor have been using him since 2006"
07/04/2018
"Dr. Rai & his staff are the best."
05/29/2018
"Dr. K. Rai is the best!!!!!!!"
05/24/2018
"I have been a patient of Dr. Kanti Rai's for 18 years. I am blessed to have him. In my opinion, he has no peer!!"
04/20/2018
"I love Dr. Rai! He is the best. Dr. Rai is the most caring doctor I have ever gone to."
04/19/2018
"I have been Dr. Kanti Rai for many years since 2001 - He and now his staff I depend on."
04/16/2018
"Dr. Rai is the epitome of what every Doctor should be. He always puts his patient's needs first. He is always available."
04/10/2018
"Dr Rai is wonderful with patients"
04/05/2018
"Dr. Rai saved my life. I pray for his well-being. He is a caring, skilled physician who explains each variation in a calming, easy-to-understand manner."
03/06/2018
"Dr. Kanti Rai is the most knowledgeable doctor in his field. I would trust no one else."
02/19/2018
"There is no one like Dr. Rai. He is brilliant, conservative, and concerned. He is the epitome of what every physicians should be like. He gave me back my quality of life, he saved me."
02/13/2018
"There are not enough words to describe a doctor _____ Kanti Rai he is excellent in every manner. He is humble and compassionate & knows how to calm someone down with anxiety regarding their cancer. He is always accessible whether through telephone or email I don't believe there is a greater doctor on this planet than Kanti Rai."
01/25/2018
"I received all the information and directions I needed. "
01/23/2018
"I have been with Dr Rai for about 22 years and would never consider a change"
01/12/2018
"Dr. Rai is a legend! The perfect exemplar of what a physician should be. "
12/19/2017
"Dr Rai is an exceptional physician! he is both brilliant and kind!"
12/06/2017
"Dr. Rai is a wonderful doctor and an incredibly caring human being. He is the ultimate caregiver!"
11/28/2017
"I only have wonderful things to say"
11/22/2017
"Dr. Rai is the most caring, professional, and capable professional. He is my personal savior literally and figuratively."
11/03/2017
"The best."
10/27/2017
"Dr. Rai - one of the finest drs. I most certainly would highly recommend him he does more than anyone could ask of him."
10/23/2017
"great experience all the way around"
10/23/2017
"I feel in the best and safest of hands."
10/16/2017
"Dr. Rai has given me confidence in handling my health problem. "
10/10/2017
"I feel very thankful to have had the chance to meet with this wonderful brilliant man of great knowledge. Dr Rai was able to answer all my questions and help me make choices for my future. I hope to keep in touch if need be."
10/10/2017
"I have only positive comments fir Dr Rai and staff"
10/08/2017
"Excellent MD. "
10/05/2017
"If there was an option for "10" that would have been my choice in each question."
09/20/2017
"There is NO ONE better than Dr. Rai! He is the epitome of a caring, knowledgeable, fine physician!!"
09/11/2017
"Dr. Rai & entire staff are excellent! "
09/06/2017
"Dr. Rai is a caring, honest, positive and competent Dr. and person."
09/02/2017
"Dr Rai and his staff are excellent. Dr Rai saved my life and I always pray for his well being"
09/01/2017
"Dr. Rai and staff are the best."
08/31/2017
"Dr. Rai is one in a million. I was honored that he saw me & I feel it a great privilege to have met him."
08/25/2017
"I have always had the utmost respect for Dr. Rai's knowledge, expertise, warm and caring manner and his calmness. He is an amazing doctor & person!! "
07/06/2017
"The best! Dr. Rai is the absolute BEST! "
06/26/2017
"Would not hesitate to recommend the provider. The provider Dr. Kanti Rai is the best & caring dr. I have ever been treatment by."
06/13/2017
"Always an excellent experience in knowing I am in the care of the BEST. W/ travel from Florida to see DR. RAI. He is a great doctor/extremely knowledgable."
06/07/2017
"Good experience."
05/19/2017
"Experience was very satisfactory in every way."
05/19/2017
"Dr. Rai is the epitome of what a doctor should be: knowledgeable, caring, compassionate. He is a national treasure."
04/19/2017
"Excellent."
04/12/2017
"Dr. Rai is a wonderful doctor!"
03/31/2017
"care providers are top notch"
03/20/2017
"They are a important part of my experience!"
03/13/2017
"Dr Rai does not want the treatment to be worse than the condition. he explains what he's doing and why."
03/06/2017
"I'm in good hands. good team"
03/02/2017
"Good."
02/28/2017
"No one I've heard about can top this doctor."
02/28/2017
"All my Office visits turn into comprehensive, informative conversations that more than satisfy both my family's and my concerns. I couldn't possibly ask for more than that as a patient."
01/27/2017
"I've been seeing Dr. Rai for CLL for about 22 yrs+ kept me alive. He's the best hematologist, oncologist (pardon spelling) there is!"
12/15/2016
"Excellent doctor!"
12/13/2016
"Saved my life."
12/12/2016
"Dr. Rai is not just a doctor. He is the finest human being I have ever known. He is the Mother Teresa of doctors!!"
11/14/2016
"Dr. Kanti Rai is not only an excellent care provider, he is an AMAZING human being! Dr. Rai is world renowned for, both, his distinguished medical knowledge and clinical care. His genuine patience, care, compassion, and concern for all, are exceedingly remarkable. I feel honored just to be in the presence of this Great, yet exceedingly humble, man."
09/08/2016
"I am a social worker who worked among doctors for over 35 years. I have never met a more humble, gracious & compassion man than Dr. Rai. I don't think there's another man/doctor on this planet who knows as much as he does. There is a special bone I think between an oncologist and a patient when one is dealing with a life threatening illness. I have peace of mind in knowing Dr. Rai is the best. #1. He is the best! #8. As long as I need. #9. I have peace of mine because of Dr. Rai. #10. I recommend him to everyone, no matter what part of country I am in."
08/15/2016
"Very very good."
08/12/2016
"Dr. Rai has been taking care of me for 20 yrs."
08/11/2016
"Again - He is a specialist. If you need that - he is the one to go to."
08/01/2016
"Great"
07/25/2016
"I have been very comfortable and well taken care of by Dr. Rai and his staff. #5. No new med."
07/14/2016
"Excellent. Great doctor!!!"
06/01/2016
"One of the finest, kindest, brilliant, generous men I have ever been privileged to know."
05/23/2016
"I have a illness that is stressful to accept. Dr. Rai has made this unfortunate situation easier to accept."
05/14/2016
"He's the best!"
05/10/2016
"Dr. Rai is one of the best doctors I have ever gone to. I know I am in good hands."
05/10/2016
"Simply the best !!!"
05/09/2016
"I have already referred to him."
04/06/2016
"Dr. Rai is an excellent physician and a wonderful human being.."
03/03/2016
"Superb in every sense."