About Dr. Hajela

Raju Hajela, MD, MPH, CCSAM, FASAM, FCFP, is an Outstanding Addiction Medicine Physician with Health Upwardly Mobile in Calgary, Alberta, Canada

p9Raju Hajela, MD, MPH, CCSAM, FASAM, FCFP, is an established addiction medicine and family medicine physician currently serving as President and Medical Director of Health Upwardly Mobile, an Integrated Health and Wellness company based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Dr. Hajela has 34 years of experience in the medical field and has been practicing transcendental medicine since 1986. He is the co-founder and principal of Health Upwardly Mobile Inc. Prior to his current endeavors, he has provided Continuing Medical Education (CME) programs for physicians regarding the benefit of TM personally and for patients. Dr. Hajela also served in the Canadian Forces from 1979 to 1995, reaching the rank of Major in 1987. He is a Certificant of the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC), Certificant of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (CASAM), Certificant of the Canadian Society of Addiction Medicine (CCSAM), Certificant of the International Society of Addiction Medicine (CISAM), fellow of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (FASAM), a Fellow of the College of Family Physicians (FCFP), and a Diplomate of the American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM). He is a Certified Medical Review Officer (CMRO) and has been a Civil Aviation Medical Examiner (CAME) in the past. Dr. Hajela has held faculty appointments in Family Medicine and Psychiatry at Queen’s University (1992-2001) and has taught medical students and residents at the University of Toronto, Queen’s University and the University of Calgary. Dr. Hajela has held several leadership positions in national and international medical organizations and has received numerous honours and awards for his leadership and community work. Furthermore, he has academic publications and numerous invited conference plenary presentations and workshops to his credit and routinely provides training for health care professionals and does presentations for corporations, government and the public. For more information about Raju Hajela, MD, MPH, CCSAM, FASAM, FCFP, please visit https://www.findatopdoc.com/doctor/Raju-Hajela-Addiction-Medicine-Specialist-Calgary-Alberta-T2S-0J2.

p1Health Upwardly Mobile Inc., or HUM), is an Integrated Health and Wellness company based in Calgary, Alberta. “Our team includes a variety of healthcare providers including nurses, physicians, and psychologists. HUM offers personal and corporate services, as well as training and workshops on topics related to Addiction, Mental Health, and Chronic Pain”, states the official website of Health Upwardly Mobile. HUM’s unique strength is our ability to draw on individual and collaborative expertise to provide tailored individual care within an Integrated Continuing Care Framework. “We also recognize the importance of the bio-psycho-social-spiritual dimensions for individuals and their families. Our work reflects collaborative strategies, preventive resources and leading edge research in the areas of Addiction, Mental Health and Chronic Pain”, states the same source. Treatment, recovery and rehabilitation recommendations will focus on returning the individual to a state of “wellness” as soon as possible. Recommendations will be designed to ensure the earliest return to work and/or healthy living within the capabilities of each individual. For more information about Health Upwardly Mobile Inc., please visit  http://www.healthupwardlymobile.net/team/.

p2Raju Hajela, MD, MPH, CCSAM, FASAM, FCFP, attended Dalhousie University – Faculty of Medicine in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, and was awarded his medical degree in 1982. He then served his addiction medicine and family and community health residency training at the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Dr. Hajela also holds a Master degree of Public Health from Harvard School of Public Health, acquired in 1988, and completed his training in Maharishi Ayurveda in 1994. Board certified by the American Board of Addiction Medicine, he maintains active professional memberships with the American Society of Addiction Medicine, the International Society of Addiction Medicine, the Canadian Society of Addiction Medicine, the Canadian Medical Association, the Canadian Public Health Association, the Ontario Medical Association, and Alberta Medical Association. Author of Addiction is Addiction: Understanding the Disease in Oneself and Others for a Better Quality of Life, Dr. Hajela credits his success to his commitment to his own personal health, especially practicing transcendental meditation. Due to his outstanding performance in the field of addiction medicine, The International Association of HealthCare Professionals (IAHCP) has selected Raju Hajela, MD, MPH, CCSAM, FASAM, FCFP, to be featured in the premier publication of The Leading Physicians of the World. During his time in the military, he was honored with the United Nations Peacekeeping Service Medal (2002), NATO Service Medal (1987), Canadian Decoration (1991), and United Nations Disengagement Observer Force Service Medal (1985). For more information about Raju Hajela, MD, MPH, CCSAM, FASAM, FCFP, please visit http://www.healthupwardlymobile.net/team/.