Citrus Memorial Hospital is pleased to welcome urological surgeon Dr. Raj Ayyathurai to its medical staff. Dr. Ayyathurai is a member of Advanced Urology Institute with offices in Inverness and Homosassa.
Ayyathurai earned his medical degree at Coimbatore Medical College in India before completing a general surgery internship and urology residency at the University of Miami. He then served as a member of the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh before completing a research fellowship in clinical uro-oncology.
Dr. Ayyathurai is board certified in general urology and specializes in minimally invasive and robotic procedures for kidney, bladder and prostate cancers. With more than 50 published journal articles on topics related to urologic cancers, his work has been presented at both national and international conferences.