Dr. Dhiresh Jeyarajah, MD

Dr. Dhiresh Jeyarajah, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Dhiresh Jeyarajah, MD is a general surgery specialist in Richardson, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from The Warren Alpert Medical School Of Brown University in 1989 and specializes in general surgery and surgical oncology.Read his story

2805 E President George Bush Hwy

Richardson, TX 75082

Contact Information

(972) 619-3500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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Stomach Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Jeyarajah's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Jeyarajah "Dr. Rohan Jeyarajah is the Director of GI Surgical Services at Methodist Richardson Medical Center and Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery Fellowship Program Director at Methodist Richardson Medical Center. He trained at the University of Chicago and then attended the liver transplant fellowship at Baylor University Medical Center after which he was on faculty at University of Texas Southwestern Medical School where he rose to the rank of Associate Professor. He has authored more than 100 articles and book chapters. He is the Vice President of The Fellowship Council and past Chair of the HPB Program Directors Committee of the Americas Hepatopancreaticobiliary Association. His practice is focused on surgery of the pancreas, liver, and gastrointestinal tract. He loves complex GI problems."


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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

62  Conditions Treated


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54  Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bile Duct Surgery
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Colectomy
  • Cystotomy
  • da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia Repair, Open
  • Distal Pancreatectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Hepatectomy
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Liver Resection
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Port Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
  • Small Bowel Resection
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Whipple Procedure


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • The Warren Alpert Medical School Of Brown University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University of Chicago Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Baylor University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University of Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jeyarajah has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jeyarajah's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jeyarajah to family and friends
42 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (42)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Jeyarajah's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Dr. Jeyarajah performed the Whipple procedure on my Dad at age 76 in 2008,& it was completely successful. He is such a caring and devoted Dr, I cannot express how grateful I am for having 10 more years with my Dad. He developed a blocked intestine & because he also had severe COPD his health...more
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Dr. Jeyarajah, is a great doctor, he helped me twice with in three years, He got right to the issue and helped me keep my health in check. He is very caring and he treats you like a dear friend he takes time to pray with you before surgery and I knew God sent him to help me, please go see him if...more
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Dr. Jeyarajah was an impeccable physician. He took the time to answer every question, addressed every issue and made us feel comfortable with the decision of surgery. He gave us every choice and we came to the right procedure together. We felt very involved with our care. His office staff is...more
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Dr J. is a great doctor but you rarely get to see him. I can count on one hand how many minutes I have seen him face to face unless I was being sedated for surgery. I usually end up with a medical student. He is wonderful man, but he should spend more time face to face to build trust with his...more
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Starting in 2011 he removed a carcinoid tumor of the appendix. After witch the scar would not close. All Dr j would do is send me to wound care and still would not close. After a year of a open wound on my stomach I went to see another doctor and come to find out my body was rejecting a stick the...more
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