Dr Prajesh Garach MBBCh

Dr Prajesh Garach MD

Medicine, Allied Health, and Surgery Programs
Associate Director of Development, DRN Education

Dr Garach grew up in South Africa; and, after graduating from medical school in Johannesburg, he practiced Family Medicine in rural communities for several years, where he was highly respected and known for his "get it done" approach to challenges.  Research opportunities brought Dr Garach to Houston, where he discovered his enthusiasm for teaching and for passing on his knowledge to those aspiring to careers in medicine and healthcare.

When not working, Dr Garach spends time enjoying nature and wildlife; and, he is a very passionate follower of football/soccer and is a huge fan of the Liverpool Football Club.



USMLE® Preparation and Tutoring
Surgical Assisting
Anatomy & Physiology (Nursing and Allied Health)
Pharmacology (Nursing and Allied Health)


Certified, The Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG)

Certified Medical Assistant – CCMA(NHA)

Certified Billing & Coding Specialist – CBCS(NHA)

Languages Spoken





Research Experience

Significance of Tau Oligomers in the Vasculature of Patients with Alzheimer's Disease and Other Taupathies

Impact of Misfolded Proteins Spread Through Exosomes on Transsynaptic Signal Propagation

DRN Faculty Blog

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