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Vasudevan Tiruchelvam, MD

My Locations

WellSpan Surgical Specialists
2350 Freedom Way, Suite 104
York, PA 17402
(717) 801-1250
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About Me

Why I chose to pursue a career in medicine:

I have always wanted to be a surgeon from the time I was a small child. The ability to help someone who is suffering has always been the driving force behind my decision to enter medicine.

What I want my patients to know about me:

I have a caring and compassionate nature. I am skilled in the practice of general surgery, and I have had training in both England and the United States.

What I do when I'm not seeing patients:

I enjoy playing golf. I spend a lot of my free time as the President of the York County Medical Foundation supporting charitable organizations locally and abroad. I organize medical mission trips to provide free surgical care in some of the most underdeveloped countries of the world.

Clinical Interests

  • Bowel Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Colon Surgery
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Hernias
  • Hiatal Hernias
  • Lap -Nissen Fundoplication
  • Laparoscopic Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery | General Surgery

Education & Credentials

  • Medical School: University of Colombo
  • Internship Program: University Hospital | Medicine | Surgery
  • Internship Program: University Hospital | Medicine | Surgery
  • Residency Program: University Hospital | General Surgery
  • Residency Program: WellSpan York Hospital | General Surgery

WellSpan Hospital Affiliations

  • WellSpan York Hospital

Health Plans Accepted

WellSpan Financial Assistance Program participant

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth Caritas PA
  • Capital BlueCross
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna/Greatwest
  • Gateway
  • Geisinger
  • Health America
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • InterGroup
  • John Hopkins Health Care
  • PA Medical Assistance
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care
  • South Central Preferred
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • United Healthcare/ Mamsi
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • Vibra Health Plan

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