Robert James Touloukian MD, FACS

Professor Emeritus of Surgery (Pediatrics)

Departments & Organizations

Yale Medical GroupCancer Center, Yale: Pediatric Hematology & Oncology ProgramPediatric Thyroid Center | Pediatric IBD Program | Pediatric Surgery | Surgery


Robert James Touloukian MD, FACS, is board certified in Pediatric Surgery. He received his medical degree from Columbia University. Dr. Touloukian was Chief Resident at Bellvue Hospital, New York, NY in the Surgical Division followed by Chief Resident at Babies Hospital, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY in Pediatric Surgery.

Dr. Touloukian’s research interests include pediatric trauma, tumors and newborn surgery and his clinical interests include neonatal surgery, trauma, tumors, head and neck surgery, thoracic surgery, and pediatric oncology.


  • M.D., Columbia University , 1960

Selected Publication

  • Gallagher PG, Seashore JH, Touloukian RJ. Diaphragmatic Plication in the Extremely Low Birth Weight Infant. J Pediatr Surg 35:615-616, 2000

Latest Honor and Recognition

  • Masters in Arts, Privatim, Honoris Causa(1997) , Yale University, New Haven, CT
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