Vijay Muraliraj, MD, FACS

Colorectal Surgery located in Torrance, CA & San Pedro, CA

Vijay Muraliraj, M.D. is a physician with Association of South Bay Surgeons in Torrance, California. Dr. Muraliraj specializes in general surgery, colorectal surgery, and advanced laparoscopic colon and rectal surgery. He treats a wide range of conditions including anal fissures, anal fistulas, inflammatory bowel disease, abscesses, appendicitis, colon cancer, diverticulitis, gallbladder stones, hemorrhoids, lipomas, internal masses, rectal cancer, ulcerative colitis, and more. He helps patients manage these conditions in the most effective way possible, whether the growth is benign or malignant.

Dr. Muraliraj majored in biology and earned his undergraduate degree at Brown University. He then earned his medical degree and completed a general surgery residency at the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas, Texas. Dr. Muraliraj completed an ACGME accredited colorectal fellowship at the University of Southern California.

Dr. Muraliraj is currently accepting new patients, so call Association of South Bay Surgeons anytime to arrange an appointment or book one online.




Dr. Muraliraj did a fantastic job. He explained my surgery in detail and performed the work in a professional and expert manner (Frank Takaki)

Dr Vijay is a really great surgical doctor great staff was very friendly and helpful. (Les Kaneshiro)

Great care and awesome follow up! (Erik Hendrickson)

Always very informative about my health issues.  Very professional and great staff. (Marilyn Sollee)