Y. Pritham Raj M.D.

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Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics School of Medicine

Not currently accepting patients

4.8 out of 5 (141 Ratings, 36 Comments)


  • Internal Medicine
  • Medicine

Special focus on

  • General Internist, Psychosomatic Medicine


  • M.D., University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore Maryland 1997
  • Residency:

    • Internal Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, 2002
  • Certifications:

    • Internal medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2003


Dr. Raj specializes in the interface between general internal medicine and psychiatry. In addition to the practice of general medicine, he has developed a novel med-psych teaching clinic, working with the internal medicine housestaff to care for patients using a “mind-body” approach.  To date, Dr. Raj has done clinical research in obesity, depression in the critically-ill and mild cognitive impairment/dementia. He relocated to Portland in 2006 after serving on the faculty at Duke University Medical Center.

In his spare time, Dr. Raj enjoys spending time with his family. He is a classical trumpet player who also enjoys writing and traveling. During the fall, you can usually expect to find Dr. Raj at FedEx Field in his hometown of Washington, D.C. rooting for his beloved Redskins.


  • English
  • French (some)

Memberships and associations

  • Fellow: American College of Physicians

Patient Ratings

4.8 out of 5 (141 Ratings, 36 Comments)

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Patient Comments

  • Nov 08, 2018

    I felt Dr. Raj spent quality time with me and did not rush which I appreciate. I had all questions answered. Experience with all staff very professional and efficient. Good job!!

  • Nov 07, 2018

    Dr. Raj is great and has been from the start. He is a great listener, and is quick to articulate your concerns. His recommendations are reasonable and effective. I feel lucky to be in his care.

  • Nov 02, 2018

    It was a very thorough experience, as it always is. Dr. Raj. is very careful to examine all the details of my health so, I'm very pleased to have him be my health....main health care provider.

  • Oct 30, 2018

    I felt heard and understood.

  • Oct 27, 2018

    Always informative, great experience.

  • Oct 25, 2018

    Good listener. Happy to have him as my PCP.

  • Oct 16, 2018

    As always, Dr. Raj listened to my concerns and included me in how to address my concerns.

  • Oct 12, 2018

    Dr. Raj is my new OHSU GP and this was my 2nd meeting with him. He is very smart, incisive and he has the ability to "stimulate" me to take charge of my health issues and help make his job and my senior years a better place to be.

  • Oct 07, 2018

    so plaisant and knowledgeble

  • Oct 04, 2018

    Was in for my annual checkup. Dr Raj is very knowledgeable and a good listener.

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