Manish Raiji, MD

Pediatric Surgery, Surgery | More

Assistant Professor of Surgery

UChicago Faculty Physicians hold faculty positions with the University of Chicago and provide care for patients on the academic health system’s main campus in Hyde Park and in care centers throughout the Chicago region.

Manish Raiji, MD, is a pediatric surgeon trained in the surgical care of a wide variety of pediatric illnesses affecting newborn infants to young adults. Dr. Raiji’s clinical interests include the optimal treatment of childhood cancers, the management of childhood obesity and the repair of complex congenital malformations.

Dr. Raiji is skilled in traditional open surgical techniques, as well as advanced minimally-invasive operations that diminish pain, scarring and recovery time. He is dedicated to providing compassionate, evidence-based surgical care to patients and their families.

Areas of Expertise

  • Childhood Cancers

Medical Education

  • Michigan State University College of Human Medicine


  • Georgetown University Medical Center


  • University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's; National Cancer Institute
  • Aetna HMO (specialists only)
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO (specialists only)
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI) (specialists only)
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare *see insurance page
  • Aetna Better Health *see insurance page
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice Plus POS/PPO
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO) (specialists only)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • BCBS Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus HMO
  • United Choice HMO (specialists only)
  • University of Chicago Health Plan (UCHP)
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Comer Children's Hospital - Hyde Park

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At a Glance

Board Certifications

  • Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

Languages Spoken

  • English