UNM Department of Surgery

Department of Surgery
Division of General Surgery

UNM School of Medicine
MSC 10 5610
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131
Phone: (505) 272-6487

General Surgery

Vinay Rai, MD

Dr. Vinay Rai, MD

Practice Locations


Sandoval Regional Medical Center
3001 Broadmoor Blvd NE
Rio Rancho, NM 87144
(505) 272-2336

Dr. Rai has been an Assistant Professor of Surgery at UNM since 2012. He practices Colorectal surgery at Sandoval Regional Medical Center. His clinical interests include benign Colon and ano-rectal disease and colorectal cancers. He specializes in laparoscopic resection for colon and rectum cancers and benign diseases.

Dr. Rai completed his medical school training at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences. He went on to perform his Surgery residency at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center in San Antonio. His specialty training in colorectal surgery was completed at Cook County and University of Illinois Hospitals in Chicago, IL.