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Dr. Vijay Muraliraj, MD is a colon & rectal surgery doctor who practices in Torrance, CA. He is 36 years old and has been practicing for 10 years. Read his story
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Dr. Muraliraj's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Muraliraj "Vijay Muraliraj, M.D. is a physician with Association of South Bay Surgeons in Torrance, California. Dr. Muraliraj specializes in general surgery, colorectal surgery, and advanced laparoscopic colon and rectal surgery. He treats a wide range of conditions including anal fissures, anal fistulas, inflammatory bowel disease, abscesses, appendicitis, colon cancer, diverticulitis, gallbladder stones, hemorrhoids, lipomas, internal masses, rectal cancer, ulcerative colitis, and more. He helps patients manage these conditions in the most effective way possible, whether the growth is benign or malignant. His Specialties include: General Surgery Specialist Colorectal Surgery Specialist Advanced Laparoscopic Colon and Rectal Surgery Specialist Education: Brown University | Bachelor of Science, Biology, 2003 | Providence, RI University of Texas at Southwestern | Doctor of Medicine, 2007 | Dallas, TX Residency: University of Texas at Southwestern | General Surgery, 2007-2012 | Dallas, TX Fellowship: University of Southern California | Colorectal Surgery Fellowship, 2012-2013 | Los Angeles, CA Certifications/Memberships: American Board of Surgery | Certified, General Surgeon, 2013 American College of Surgeons American Medical Association Fundamental in Laparoscopic Surgery (FLS) 2010 ACLS, 2007 "
Colon & Rectal Surgery
Colon & Rectal Surgery
Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal or Rectal Pain
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for California.
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.
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Medical School | Graduated 2007
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
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