Resume

Curriculum Vitae of Vik R. Rajan, M.D.

Office: 6800 West Loop South – Suite 460, Bellaire, TX 77401
Mail: 5233 Bellaire Blvd., #433, Bellaire, TX 77401
281-888-2406 (office) or 832-447-0989 (cell)
dr.rajan@houstonpatientadvocacy.com
www.houstonpatientadvocacy.com

 

Education

 

Doctor of Medicine (Honors Graduate) – 1998-2002
Texas A&M University Health Science System / Scott and White Hospital College Station, TX / Temple, TX
 

Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry (Summa Cum Laude) – 1996-1998
Texas A&M University 
College Station, TX 

 

 

Work/Training

 

Integrative Medicine Physician – 2017-present
Concierge Integrative Medicine of Houston
Bellaire, TX

 

President/Patient Advocate/Health Coach – 2010-present
Houston Patient Advocacy
Bellaire, TX

 

Integrative Medicine Physician – 2016
Specialty Healthcare and Wellness
Bellaire, TX

 

Locum Tenens (History/Physical House Call Health Surveys for Texas Plus Medicare Seniors) – 2012
Censeo Health
Houston, TX

 

After-Hours Pediatrician – 2010-2011
Houston Area Community Services
Houston, TX

 

Nephrology (IM) Fellowship – 2006-2009
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

 

Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Residency – 2002-2006
Tulane University School of Medicine
New Orleans, LA

 

 

Licenses/Certifications

 

Board Certified in Integrative Medicine (ABPS) – 2017 – present
Board Certified in Nephrology (IM) – 2009-present
Board Certified in Internal Medicine – 2007-present
Board Certified in Pediatrics – 2007-present

 

Diplomate of American Board of Integrative Medicine – 2017-present
Diplomate of American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine – 2014-present

 

Texas Medical License – 2009-present

 

 

Research/Publications

 

Zhang L, Rajan VR, Lin E, Hu Z, Han HQ, Du J, Mitch WE, et al.
Pharmacological Inhibition of Myostatin Suppresses Systemic Inflammation and Muscle Atrophy in Mice With Chronic Kidney Disease.  FASEB J 2011 May 25:1653-1663.

 

Rajan VR, Mitch WE
Muscle Wasting in Chronic Kidney Disease: The Role of the Ubiquitin Proteasome System and Its Clinical Impact
Pediatric Nephrology 2008 Apr 23(4):527-35. 

 

Rajan VR, Hu Z, Zhang L, Kwak K, Han HQ, Mitch WE
Can Myostatin Inhibition Block Uremia-Induced Muscle Wasting?
Poster Presentation at 2008 American Society of Nephrology Meeting – Philadelphia

 

 

Additional Skills

 

Proficient in Spanish
Eight years personal experience of being patient advocate for mother
Stand-up comedy

 

 

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