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Mukaila Raji, MD, FACP
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Departments: Internal Medicine
Specialties: Geriatrics
Languages: English, Yoruba
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Texas Super Doctors 2017

Dr. Mukaila Raji attended medical school at the University of Ife in Nigeria. He also completed his internal medicine residency at Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC, USA, a Geriatric Fellowship at Duke University in Durham, NC, USA, and Master of Science Degree in pharmacology at the University of Alberta in Canada. Dr. Raji is board certified in Internal Medicine and Geriatrics. He is a tenured Professor and Director of Geriatric Medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. He has published over 80 peer-reviewed articles, 80 research abstracts, and several book chapters in the areas of geriatric pharmacology, cognitive aging, and disability.


Dr. Raji is a recipient of the 2006 Sir William Osler Excellence in Clinical Teaching Award and has earned the Edgar Gnitzinger Distinguished Professorship in Aging. He is also listed in U.S. News & World Report Top Doctors in America and the Texas Monthly Super Doctors. He is Program Director of the UTMB Geriatric Medicine Fellowship. Dr. Raji teaches medical students, residents, and geriatrics fellows and serves as attending faculty on the Acute Care for the Elders Unit, Geriatric Consults, and Geriatric Clinic Service.

Medical/Professional School:

University of Ife - Ife, Nigeria, MD, 1987

Pharmacology, University of Alberta - Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, M.S., 1994

Internships:

Internal Medicine, Washington Hospital Center - Washington, DC, 1995

Residencies:

Internal Medicine, Washington Hospital Center - Washington, DC, 1997

Fellowships:

Geriatric Medicine, Duke University Medical Center - Durham, NC, 1999


Certifications:

American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine

UTMB Health Geriatrics - Galveston
400 Harborside Drive Suite 100
Galveston, TX 77555
Fax: (409) 747-7014

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good experienceFeb 20,2017
Very thorough but not sure primary knows his changes -Feb 06,2017
He listened, gave plenty of time to answer questions and explained everything and ensured I understand stoodAug 21,2017