Sitaram Chilakamarry, M.D.

Sitaram Chilakamarry, M.D.

  • Surgery - Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Cancers
  • Cancers in the Young

Biography

Sitaram Chilakamarry, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He specializes in colon and rectal cancers, cancers in the young, robotic surgery, and treatment of inflammatory bowel diseases.

Dr. Chilakamarry earned his medical degree at Kakatiya Medical College in India. He completed a residency in general surgery at Yale-New Haven Hospital and received advanced training in colorectal surgery through a fellowship at Brown University Medical School.

Certified by the American Board of Surgery, he joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2020.

Dr. Chilakamarry is a candidate member of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) and a member of the American College of Surgeons and the Indian Medical Council. He has contributed to the book Lung Cancer: A Practical Approach to Evidence-Based Clinical Evaluation and Management.

In 2019, he received the award for Outstanding Resident Teaching and Leadership by a Chief Resident.

Education & Training
  • Graduate School - Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (2018-2021), Public Health
  • Medical School - Kakatiya Medical College, India (2005-2012), Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Residency - Yale New Haven Medical Center (2013-2019), General Surgery
  • Fellowship - Brown University Medical School (2019-2020), Colon & Rectal Surgery
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, Candidate Member
  • American College of Surgeons, Member
  • Indian Medical Council, Member
Honors & Awards
  • Outstanding Resident Teaching and Leadership by a Chief Resident Award 2019
  • Outstanding Performance in Medical Student Teaching by a Chief Resident Award 2019
  • Distinctions in Obstetrics/Gynecology, Otolaryngology, Pathology, Pharmacology, Forensics and in Biochemistry 2005-2010
  • Indian Council of Medical Research’s Short-Term Studentship 2008
Books & Publications
  • Books
    • Special Types of Lung Cancer in Lung Cancer: A Practical Approach to Evidence-Based Clinical Evaluation and Management
      Blasberg J, Kim C, Chilakamarry S (2018)
Research
  • Colorectal Cancer in the Young
  • Anal Cancer Outcomes

Clinical Focus

  • Colon and Rectal Cancers
  • Cancers in the Young
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

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