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Sharita Nagaraj, MD

Sharita Nagaraj, MD

Dr. Sharita Nagaraj is board certified in general surgery. She received her medical degree from Stony Brook School of Medicine, Stony Brook, NY and completed her residency in general surgery at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ. Dr. Nagaraj began her studies at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree. She has a particular interest in breast-related conditions, including treatment of breast cancer and benign breast conditions, and performing lumpectomy and mastectomy breast surgeries.

Dr. Nagaraj enjoyed studying math and science from early childhood, and from a young age she knew that she wanted to become a doctor. What she enjoys most about being a doctor is the variety and challenge and human interaction of her work. She feels privileged and grateful to be able to care for patients.

In her spare time, Dr. Nagaraj enjoys skiing, hiking with her dog, cooking, and relaxing at the beach.


MD, Stony Brook School of Medicine, Stony Brook, NY
BS, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY


Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ

Board Certifications

General Surgery



General Surgery



Community Care General Surgery
Endoscopy and Surgical Care Suite


Hospital Affiliations

* = sees patients at hospital.
** = does not see patients at hospital.

Bellevue Woman's Center *
Ellis Hospital **
St. Peter's Hospital *