Professionals
 
Surya N. Challa, MD, FACS, RPhS, Diplomate ABPh
Dr. Challa is a board certified General Surgeon practicing for more than twelve years. He is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at Eastern Virginia Medical School. Dr. Challa holds a number of leadership positions at Chesapeake Regional Medical Center (CRMC) including the Chief Medical Informatics Officer (CMIO), the Chairman of Medical Records Committee, and the Chairman of Clinical Informatics Committee. He has a number of publications and received numerous awards and honors, and listed in the “Guide to America’s Top Surgeons”.
 
Dr. Challa graduated from medical school in Pondicherry, India and completed a General Surgery residency at Maimonides Medical Center, NY. He further worked as a Research Fellow in Hepatobiliary Surgery and Surgical Oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, NY.