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MUSC Digestive Disease Center: Gastrointestinal Surgery

Rana C. Pullatt, MD MS MRCS FACSAssociate Professor of Surgery

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Dr. Rana C. Pullatt

Dr. Rana Pullatt is a highly skilled surgeon who specializes in weight loss surgery, laparoscopic colon surgery, laparoscopic hernia surgery and laparoscopic foregut surgery. He is actively involved in the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery and specifically involved with the group advancing innovative procedures in weight loss surgery.

Dr. Pullatt has presented several surgical videos in both national and regional meetings detailing techniques in laparoscopic surgery, and also serves as Director of Bariatric Surgery VISN-7, which provides bariatric surgery for veterans from South Carolina, Georgia, and Alabama.View faculty list

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Physician Referrals

Referrals to the Digestive Disease Center can be made through MEDULINE, a toll-free, 24-hour physician consultation telephone line at 1-800-922-5250, or through the DDC's referral hotline. To reach the referral hotline directly, call (843) 792-6982 between 8:00AM and 4:30PM EST, Monday to Friday.

Page last updated 06/24/2014.
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