Fellowship in Preventative Medicine
Rao Kilaru, MD

Rao Kilaru, MD,

National Center for Integrative Medicine
Body Logic MD

Fellow in Training

Dr. Rao Kilaru is a Board-Certified general surgeon, as well as Board-Certified in emergency medicine from the American Board of Emergency Medicine. Originally from India, Dr. Kilaru has been practicing in the Joliet area for 30 years.

Over the past twenty-five years, Dr. Kilaru has served as the Medical Director, Vice President of Medical Affairs, and President of Medical Staff at Prairie Emergency Services at Provena Saint Joseph Medical Center in Joliet, IL. Dr. Kilaru has also served as a member and chairman on various medical staff committees. He also is a member of the Board of Trustees at the University of Saint Francis.

After practicing conventional medicine for many years in Joliet, Dr. Kilaru became aware of the need and demand to create and offer more choices and options for health and wellness. In response to this increased demand, Dr. Kilaru founded the National Center for Integrative Medicine (located in Joliet), which showcases the concept of integrative medicine with a holistic approach to balancing body, mind and spirit for health and wellness.

Dr. Kilaru has been trained in many aspects of cosmetic medicine including laser procedures, Botox®, dermal fillers, Sclerotherapy and received various certifications including Laser Medical Officer and Laser Safety Officer

Additionally, in conjunction with other Joliet community business professionals, Dr. Kilaru has also helped fund and organize People First Bank, with branches located in Joliet and Shorewood, serving as well as the Chairman for the Board of Directors.