Chathruckan Rajendra


Pediatric gastroenterologist
Dad, amateur cook, travel enthusiast and dog lover

Dr. Chathruckan Rajendra is a gastroenterologist who cares for children with illnesses related to the digestive system. He has particular interests in endoscopy (a method of examining organs or tissues by inserting a long, thin tube with a camera into the body) and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).

Rajendra's research interests include pediatric endoscopy and pediatric IBD.

Rajendra earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia. He completed a residency in pediatrics at the Cohen Children's Medical Center, an affiliate of the Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. He completed a fellowship in pediatric gastroenterology at UCSF.

  • Education

    Medical College of Georgia, MD, 2013

  • Residencies

    Cohen Children's Medical Center at Northwell Health, Pediatrics, 2016

  • Fellowships

    UCSF, Pediatric Gastroenterology, 2019

  • Board Certifications

    Pediatric Gastroenterology, American Board of Pediatrics

    Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics

  • Academic Title

    Assistant Professor

  • Languages


It is my privilege to serve the community and put the health and safety of my patients first.

Clinics I work with (1)


Gastroenterology Clinic

Gastroenterology Clinic

San Francisco / Oakland / Brentwood / Fremont / Greenbrae / Los Gatos / ...

Where I see patients (4)

    Fetal surgery firsts

    The first open fetal surgery in the world was performed at UCSF in the early 1980s.