Haritheertham Nagaraj, MD, is an experienced physician serving patients at Pulmonary Medicine Associates in Roseville, California.
Dr. Nagaraj earned his Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from Kilpauk Medical College, Madras University, in Chennai, India. After graduating, he completed a residency in internal medicine at Atlantic City Medical Center in Absecon, New Jersey. He then completed a fellowship in critical care medicine at the University Health Center of Pittsburgh at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Dr. Nagaraj became a doctor because of his passion for helping people who needed medical care. He has many professional interests, including sleep medicine, palliative care, pulmonary diseases, and critical care medicine. He chose these specialties because he wanted the ability to provide care and service to patients during critical illnesses to help them get better and assist other patients and their families at the end of life.
Dr. Nagaraj is especially passionate about treating sleep disorders and critical illnesses and finds performing procedures such as bronchoscopies and procedures in the ICU particularly satisfying. Dr. Nagaraj has received an American Medical Association Physician Recognition Award and a Physician Award from the Hospice of Northern Kentucky.
Dr. Nagaraj enjoys traveling, music, and playing cricket and tennis during his spare time. He and his wife, an internal medicine physician, have two children. They enjoy living in the area because of the great weather and access to all the nearby activities. Dr. Nagaraj enjoys spending time with his family.