Nimalan A. Jeganathan, MD
- Colon & Rectal Surgery
- Colon and rectal cancer
- Crohn's Disease
- Ulcerative Colitis
Dr. N. Arjun Jeganathan is a colorectal surgeon at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and an assistant professor of surgery in the Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery. He is the author of 10 peer-reviewed articles and books on colorectal cancer and presented lectures on the surgical treatment of inflammatory bowel disease and surgical specialization in the treatment of colorectal cancer. Dr. Jeganathan received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia and earned his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston.
After completing his residency in general surgery at the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Jeganathan went on to fellowship training in colon and rectal surgery at Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. His research fellowships include transplant surgery at Tufts Medical Center and gastroenterology at University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Jeganathan is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.
- Assistant Professor of Surgery
- Identifying mechanisms as it pertains to colorectal carcinogenesis
- Colon, Rectal, and Anal Cancer
- Gastrointestinal Cancer