Joshua Jeharajah MD

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Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine; Subspecialty Board of Infectious Disease

Education/Experience

Dr. Jeharajah received his medical degree from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, Calif. He completed his residency at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena, Calif. and completed his fellowship at the University of California Los Angeles in Los Angeles, Calif. Before joining The Polyclinic, Dr. Jeharajah served as an Academic Hospitalist at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Jeharajah provides care for patients with eneral infectious disease, HIV/AIDS and has special interests in HIV PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis), antibiotic stewardship, and patient education.

Pediatrics

Dr. Jeharajah treats ages 13+.

Personal Interests

Outside of work, Dr. Jeharajah enjoys spending time with his wife and two children. He loves watching movies, trying new restaurants, and passionately follows the LA Lakers.

Practice Philosophy

“I am devoted to my patients – their health, well-being, and providing up-to-date, evidence-based care. I look forward to being an advocate for my patients while educating and empowering them to take charge of their own health.”

Languages outside of English

Spanish

Hospital Affiliations

Swedish Hospital

Teaching Involvement

While working as an academic hospitalist in Cleveland, Dr. Jeharajah served as teaching faculty for internal medicine residents and medical students on the inpatient ward services.

Professional Involvement

  • American College of Physicians
  • American Medical Association
  • Infectious Disease Society of America
  • Washington State Medical Association

Recognition

  • Richard J. Blinkhorn Faculty Teacher of the Year Award – MetroHealth Medical Center
    • 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Medicine-Pediatrics Faculty Teacher of the Year Award - MetroHealth Medical Center
    • 2017
  • Helen Drake Smetz Residency in Internal Medicine Award
    • 2014