My focus is on treating the whole patient, not just their symptoms. By building relationships with my patients I can help them navigate the health issues they encounter throughout their lifetime.
Dr. Uma Purighalla received her medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine, fulfilled an internship in internal medicine at Allegheny General Hospital, and completed her medical Residency at Lenox Hill Hospital in Manhattan. She then served as a Chief Resident and teaching assistant for New York Medical College.
Board-certified through the American Board of Internal Medicine, Dr. Purighalla practices traditional internal medicine, and when appropriate, utilizes her knowledge of lifestyle medicine and whole food plant-based nutrition in her treatment plans.
Virtual Visits – If you are in need of medical consultation and cannot come in for an office visit, Dr. Purighalla offers electronic visits under special circumstances for appropriate medical issues that can be dealt with remotely. Please call 412-835-6653 for details.