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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ, OCTOBER 18, 2021Summit Health today announced the addition of Sivaram Rajan, MD, a board-certified, fellowship-trained, orthopedic surgeon and founder of Rajan Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, which is located at 211 Essex Street, Suite 101, in Hackensack, New Jersey.

“We are very fortunate to have Dr. Rajan join Summit Health. His expertise and experience in treating a variety of orthopedic conditions further enhances the services our growing health care network offers,” said Jack Cappitelli, MD, Chief Medical Officer, New Jersey Region.

Dr. Rajan grew up in Ohio and attended the University of Michigan where he graduated magna cum laude in the Honors Program. He then attended Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, OH graduating in 1997. Dr. Rajan completed his orthopedic surgical residency at the State University of New York in Stonybrook, NY in 2002.

He was then selected to attend the prestigious University of Pennsylvania sports medicine fellowship. While at Penn, Dr. Rajan received advanced training in arthroscopic knee and shoulder surgery and total joint replacement. He has particular expertise in meniscal surgery, arthroscopic rotator cuff and labral repair, ACL reconstruction, tendon repair, and total knee, shoulder and hip replacement.

Dr. Rajan offers a personalized approach to his patients. He strives to give compassionate, individualized, and excellent care to each one. By diminishing their pain, he works to improve their function and quality of life. The ultimate goal is to achieve the best possible outcome to promote patient happiness and well-being.

“My career has been focused on providing cutting-edge, compassionate care for every patient I encounter,” says Dr. Rajan. “I am thrilled to join Summit Health’s highly trained, and skilled group of orthopedic surgeons and continue to serve patients in Bergen County where I’ve practiced for over 16 years.” 

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About Summit Health

Summit Health is a physician-driven, patient-centric network committed to simplifying the complexities of health care and bringing a more connected kind of care. Formed by the 2019 merger between Summit Medical Group, one of the nation’s premier physician-governed multispecialty medical groups, and CityMD, the leading urgent care provider in the New York metro area, Summit Health delivers a more intuitive, comprehensive, and responsive care experience for every stage of life and health condition through high-quality primary, specialty, and urgent care. Summit Health has more than 2,000 providers, 9,000 employees and over 200 locations in New Jersey, New York, and Central Oregon. For more information, visit