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Susan M. Rausch, MD, PhD
Sleep Medicine
 
4.8 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Profile
Areas of Expertise

Obstructive sleep apnea, restless legs syndrome, insomnia, narcolepsy

Personal Information

Dr. Rausch likes to do gardening and spend time with her dogs.

Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
Sleep Medicine, Sleep Disorders
Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine, Sleep Medicine
American Board of Sleep Medicine

Education and Professional Achievements
Education
University of California School of Medicine, Irvine, Calif., 1992
Internship
Cedars - Sinai Medical Center, Beverly Hills, Calif., 1995
Residency
Cedars - Sinai Medical Center, Beverly Hills, 1995
Fellowships
Cedars - Sinai Medical Center, Beverly Hills, Calif., 1998
Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
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Likelihood of recommending this provider
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider showed concern
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider explained things clearly
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider included you in decisions
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider discussed treatment options
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
*Dr. Rausch is so user friendly and follows through on my questions.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
Dr. Rausch always listens to me and takes my concerns seriously. We have mutual respect.
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2021
Great doctor!
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2021
This provider was top notch. Very thorough, professional, patient, kind and personable.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2021
Explanations of the options by *Dr. Rausch was very thorough. She answered all of my additional questions.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2021
Feel very good about and confident in my relationship with Dr Rausch. Even tho I don't see her very often, she either has good notes or a good memory( probably both) as we can start with current status without spending time going back over past hiistory.
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2021
*Dr. Rausch is very thorough!
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2021
*Dr. Rausch is so knowledgeable, but does not talk "down" to you. She is direct, but not unsupportive. She really wants you to succeed.
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2021
Dr. Rausch was very friendly and easy to talk to. She gave clear explanations of the reasoning behind what she was asking me to do, and what I could realistically expect my progress to look like (which helped me feel less frustrated/discouraged).
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2021
*Dr. Rausch listened to me, explained her thinking, and gave me choices. I feel well cared for. She really seems like an expert. Would recommend.
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2021
professional but displayed empathy
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2020
Dr. Rausch is the best.
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2020
Am extremely happy with the care provided by the Doctor.
  Overall Patient Rating - November 2020
always looking to help solve my medical issues very professional