Arun Rajan, MD

North Dartmouth, MA

Arun Rajan, MD

Board Certified in Neurology & Sleep Medicine

Specialty / Subspecialties: Neurology / General Neurology, Epilepsy, Sleep Medicine

Dr. Arun Rajan has been practicing neurology since 1998. He earned his medical degree at the University of Madras Coimbatore Medical College in India in 1983. After an internship there, he came to the United States in 1986 as a visiting associate and post-doctoral fellow of the National Institutes of Health Section of Neurochemistry in Bethesda, Maryland until 1990.

In 1997, Dr. Rajan completed his neurology residency at New York University Medical Center in New York, NY followed by a fellowship in neurophysiology, epilepsy, and sleep medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas in 1998.

After his fellowship, Dr. Rajan joined a private practice in New Bedford, Massachusetts until forming his own practice, Neurology Associates, in 2001. He and Dr. Falla combined practices in 2010 to establish Prime Medical Associates.

Dr. Rajan is a diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and the American Board of Sleep Medicine. He has previously served as the chief of neurology at both St. Anne’s Hospital in Fall River and St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford. Dr. Rajan also served as the medical director of Southcoast Hospitals Group Sleep Laboratories in Wareham and New Bedford, as well as Sleep Health Centers in North Dartmouth.

As a specialist in epilepsy, Dr. Rajan was the director of an epilepsy monitoring unit for over 9 years. Along with neurosurgeons, interventional radiologists, neuro-psychologists, and trained cortical EEG monitoring technicians, he successfully performed epilepsy surgeries including focal resection, sub-pial transections, and VNS implant.

Dr. Rajan is a member of the American Academy of Neurology, American Academy of Sleep Medicine, and American Epilepsy Society.