Jay Raman, MD
Jay D. Raman, M.D. is currently Professor of Surgery and Chief of the Division of Urology at the Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center in Hershey, PA. He received his undergraduate degree from MIT and graduated AOA from Cornell University Medical College. Dr. Raman completed his urology residency at Cornell Medical Center followed by a fellowship in minimally invasive surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.
Dr. Raman’s clinical practice focuses on robotic-assisted surgery for upper and lower tract urologic cancers as well as endourology. His basic science research centers on infectious complications following prostate needle biopsy, while his major clinical research efforts revolve around staging and therapy for upper-tract urothelial carcinoma. To date, he has co-authored over 230 manuscripts, book chapters, and editorials and serves as on the editorial board of 3 journals and a reviewer for an additional 10 journals.
Dr. Raman is currently Chair of the American Urologic Association (AUA) Video Education Committee, Course Director for the AUA Fundamentals of Urology Course, ACS-AUA Young Surgeon Representative, and is Secretary for the Mid-Atlantic section of the AUA. In 2015, hewas named as a Young Urologist of the Year by the AUA for his clinical and scholarly activity.