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Manish Raiji, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Dr. Manish Raiji MD, MA, is a pediatric surgeon trained in the surgical care of a wide variety of pediatric illnesses affecting newborn infants to young adults. Dr. Raiji’s clinical interests include the optimal treatment of childhood cancers, the management of childhood obesity, and the repair of complex congenital malformations.

Dr. Raiji is skilled in traditional open surgical techniques, as well as advanced minimally-invasive operations that diminish pain, scarring, and recovery time. He is dedicated to providing compassionate, evidence-based surgical care to patients and their families.

Practice Location

The University of Chicago Medicine
Comer Children’s Hospital
5721 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Year Started Practice


Board Certification

Pediatric Surgery
General Surgery

Medical School

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine


Georgetown University Hospital


University of Chicago Comer Children’s Hospital
National Institute of Health/National Cancer Institute

Language Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 702-6175

Office Fax

(773) 702-1192

Office Postal Address

Manish Raiji MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC MC4062
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

  • Childhood cancers
  • Childhood obesity management
  • Complex congenital malformation repair

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Selected Publications

View a partial list of Dr. Raiji’s publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database.