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Mukaila Raji

Mukaila Raji, MD, FACPUTMB Health Provider

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    Specialties: Geriatrics
    Languages: English
    Yoruba
  • UTMB Health Geriatrics, PCP Galveston
    • 400 Harborside Drive
      Suite 100
      Galveston, TX 77555
    • Phone: (409) 772-3373
    • Fax: (409) 747-7014
  • 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 has been listed in Super Doctors®. 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.

    Super Doctors - Texas 2020

  • Medical/Professional School:

    University of Ife - Ife, Nigeria, MD, 1987

    Pharmacology, University of Alberta - Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, MS, 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

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