Jay D. Raman, MD

Jay D. Raman, MD
Penn State Health Surgical Specialties
200 Campus Dr
Suite 3100 | Entrance 4
Hershey, PA 17033
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  • Urologic Oncology
  • Urology
  • Bladder cancer
  • Kidney cancer
  • Oncology
  • Prostate cancer
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Ureter cancer

Jay D. Raman, MD, FACS has been Professor of Surgery and Chief of the Division of Urology at the Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center since 2015. He received his undergraduate degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and graduated AOA from Cornell University Medical College. Dr. Raman completed his Urology Residency at New York Presbyterian Hospital - Cornell Medical Center followed by a Fellowship in Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas.

Dr. Raman's clinical practice focuses on robotic-assisted surgery for upper and lower tract urologic cancers, having completed over 2,500 cases. His clinical research centers on quality of care for prostate cancer patients, novel treatments for upper-tract urothelial carcinoma, as well as complications of urologic surgery. To date, he has co-authored over 290 manuscripts, book chapters, and editorials and serves on the editorial board for three journals and as a reviewer for 12 journals.

Dr. Raman is currently Chair-Elect of the American Urologic Association (AUA) Office of Education and President-Elect of the Mid-Atlantic AUA section. He currently serves as the Head of the Prostate Program for the Pennsylvania Urologic Regional Collaboration (PURC).

Medical School
Cornell University Medical College (New York) - 2001

Residency, Surgery, General
New York and Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell Campus - 2003

Residency, Urology
New York and Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell Campus - 2007

Fellowship, Urology
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (Dallas) - 2008

  • Prostate cancer imaging
  • Urologic complications
  • Urologic infections
  • Urothelial cancer
  • Kidney cancer
  • Prostate cancer
  • Penn State College of Medicine
  • Professor of Surgery
  • Chief, Division of Urology
  • Head, Robotic Surgery
  • President-Elect Mid-Atlantic Section American Urologic Association (2020)
  • American College of Surgeons (ACS): Surgeons as Leaders Program (2015)
  • American Urologic Association (AUA) Young Urologist of the Year (2015)
  • American Urologic Association Leadership Program (2013)
  • Chair-Elect American Urologic Association Office of Education (2020)
  • Mid-Atlantic AUA Gold Cystoscope Aware Nominee (2016)
  • Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Leadership Academy (2014)
  • Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Leadership Fellow (2016)
  • Biomarkers of cancer
  • Urothelial carcinoma (upper-tract and bladder)
  • Urologic cancers
  • Urinary stone disease
  • Prostate cancer imaging
  • Prevention of urologic infections
  • Kidney tumor ablation
  • Kidney ischemic injury
  • Kidney cancer
  • Complications of urologic surgery
  • Clinical trials
  • Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Inspired Award (2015)
  • American College of Surgeons (ACS) Surgeons as Leaders Program (2015)
  • American Urologic Association (AUA) Young Urologist of the Year (2015)
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors (2020)
  • Consumer Research Council America's Top Surgeons (2017)
  • HCAHPS > 99% Inpatient Peak Performer Penn State (2017)
  • Journal of Urology Best Reviewer of the Year (2014)
  • Mid-Atlantic AUA Distinguished Service Nominee (2020)
  • Mid-Atlantic AUA Gold Cystoscope Award Nominee (2016)
  • Genitourinary Cancer

My Practice Locations

200 Campus Dr
Hershey, PA 17033