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Dr. Michael Rajala, MD

Gastroenterology*
4.9 (21)
Map Pin Small Charleston, SC
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19 years of experience

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Overview of Dr. Michael Rajala, MD

Dr. Michael Rajala, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Charleston, SC. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 19 years of experience. They graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine and is affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, University Medical Center and Jefferson Einstein Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Rajala an average 4.9 star rating.

Dr. Rajala works at MUSC Health Gastroenterology at Ashley River Tower in Charleston, SC. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Rajala's Office Locations

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    MUSC Health Gastroenterology at Ashley River Tower
    25 Courtenay Dr # 2, Charleston, SC 29425 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (843) 792-2300

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  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • University Medical Center
  • Jefferson Einstein Hospital

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    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    • 19 years of experience
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    • 1821110040
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    Medical Education
    • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
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    Dr. Rajala has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Rajala works at MUSC Health Gastroenterology at Ashley River Tower in Charleston, SC. View the full address on Dr. Rajala’s profile.

    21 patients have reviewed Dr. Rajala. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Rajala.

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