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Rajesh Makkenchery, MD

My Locations

WellSpan Surgical Specialists
450 S. Washington St., Suite C
Gettysburg, PA 17325
(717) 339-3110
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About Me

Why I chose to pursue a career in healthcare:

I like to work with my hands and see instant results. Surgery allows me to see immediate results and immediate patient satisfaction.

What I want my patients to know about me:

I love basketball. I am always about family.

What I do when I'm not seeing patients:

I play and teach basketball, read and lift weights.

Clinical Interests

  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Rectal Surgery
  • Hemorrhoid Surgery
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Breast Surgery (Female)
  • Breast Surgery (Male)
  • Cysts/Boils (Not on Face)

Education & Credentials

  • Medical School: Sri Ramachandra Medical College
  • Internship Program: Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center | General Surgery
  • Residency Program: University of Massachusetts Hospital | General Surgery

WellSpan Hospital Affiliations

  • WellSpan Gettysburg Hospital

Health Plans Accepted

WellSpan Financial Assistance Program participant

  • Advantra Medicare (Aetna)
  • Aetna
  • Aetna Better Health
  • Amerihealth Caritas PA
  • Capital BlueCross
  • Cigna Healthcare
  • Cigna Medicare Advantage
  • Gateway Highmark Wholecare
  • Geisinger
  • Health Partners Plan
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • InterGroup/Prime Health Services
  • John Hopkins Health Care
  • PA Health & Wellness (Centene)
  • PA Medical Assistance
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care
  • Railroad Medicare
  • South Central Preferred
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • United Healthcare/ Mamsi
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • Vibra Health Plan

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