Dr. Raj Shekar MD Pathologist

Dr. Raj Shekar is a pathologist in Washington, District of Columbia. He received his medical degree from Bangalore Medical College and has been in practice for 44 years.

Are you Dr. Shekar? Claim/Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pathologist: General Pathology

Education & Medical Training

Worcester City Hospital
Residency, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1975–1977

Brown University
Residency, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1977–1979

Bangalore Medical College
Class of 1970

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pathology
Certified in Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology

ME State Medical License
Active through 2014

DC State Medical License
Active through 2012

Publications & Presentations

Fatal mediastinal abscess from upper respiratory infection.
Isaacs, L. M., Kotton, B., Peralta, M. M., Shekar, R., Meden, G., Brown, L. A., Raaf, J. H.

Phlebotomy teams reduce blood-culture contamination rate and save money.
Surdulescu, S., Utamsingh, D., Shekar, R.

Interleukin-6 in the fever and multiorgan crisis of pheochromocytoma.
Salahuddin, A., Rohr-Kirchgraber, T., Shekar, R., West, B., Loewenstein, J.

See all 13 publications

Report a Correction — If you are aware of information on this page that is out of date or incorrect, please let us know.

Patient Advice & Support


See More
Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

U.S. News Best Hospitals

U.S. News Best Hospitals

To rank the best adult and children's hospitals, U.S. News analyzes data for fewer than 5,000 centers.

See Hospitals by Specialty

Find a Hospital by Location

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.