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Yale Advanced Endoscopy Program
Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven
35 Park Street
New Haven, CT 06511
  • Yale Advanced Endoscopy Program
    Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven
    35 Park Street
    New Haven, CT 06511

Thiruvengadam Muniraj, MD, FRCP

Internal Medicine, Genetics, Gastroenterology, Gastrointestinal Oncology
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Patient type treated
Child, Adult
Accepting new patients
Yes
Referral required
From patients or physicians
Board Certified in
Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology

Biography

Thiruvengadam Muniraj, MD, is an advanced endoscopist who treats patients with pancreatic diseases, including acute and chronic pancreatitis. He performs a full range of endoscopic procedures, including endoscopic ultrasound and ERCP procedures, which combine X-rays and endoscopies, for gastric bypass patients.  

As a researcher, Dr. Muniraj is interested in acute and chronic pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer, pancreas, advanced endoscopy, biliary diseases, and endoscopic management of bariatric patients. 

Dr. Muniraj is the director of Yale’s Endoscopic Bariatric Program, where he performs various weight-loss procedures, including endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty, stoma narrowing, and PEG placement, which involves placing a feeding tube through the abdomen and into the stomach. 

Dr. Muniraj is an associate professor of medicine (digestive diseases) at Yale School of Medicine.

Titles

  • Associate Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases)
  • Associate Chief, Digestive Health, Yale New Haven Health System
  • Director, Yale Center for Pancreatitis
  • Director, Bariatric Endoscopy, Advanced Endoscopy

Education & Training

  • MD
    Coimbatore Medical College (1999)
  • MBBS
    Coimbatore Medical College (1992)
  • Resident
    University of Pittsburgh
  • Fellow
    Yale University
  • Advanced endoscopy fellow
    Yale University

Languages Spoken

  • English

Additional Information

Biography

Thiruvengadam Muniraj, MD, is an advanced endoscopist who treats patients with pancreatic diseases, including acute and chronic pancreatitis. He performs a full range of endoscopic procedures, including endoscopic ultrasound and ERCP procedures, which combine X-rays and endoscopies, for gastric bypass patients.  

As a researcher, Dr. Muniraj is interested in acute and chronic pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer, pancreas, advanced endoscopy, biliary diseases, and endoscopic management of bariatric patients. 

Dr. Muniraj is the director of Yale’s Endoscopic Bariatric Program, where he performs various weight-loss procedures, including endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty, stoma narrowing, and PEG placement, which involves placing a feeding tube through the abdomen and into the stomach. 

Dr. Muniraj is an associate professor of medicine (digestive diseases) at Yale School of Medicine.

Titles

  • Associate Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases)
  • Associate Chief, Digestive Health, Yale New Haven Health System
  • Director, Yale Center for Pancreatitis
  • Director, Bariatric Endoscopy, Advanced Endoscopy

Education & Training

  • MD
    Coimbatore Medical College (1999)
  • MBBS
    Coimbatore Medical College (1992)
  • Resident
    University of Pittsburgh
  • Fellow
    Yale University
  • Advanced endoscopy fellow
    Yale University

Languages Spoken

  • English

Additional Information

Yale Advanced Endoscopy Program
Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven
35 Park Street
New Haven, CT 06511
  • Yale Advanced Endoscopy Program
    Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven
    35 Park Street
    New Haven, CT 06511