Dr. Uma Purighalla graduated from Drexel University College of Medicine in 1994. She did her internship in internal medicine at Allegheny General Hospital in 1995 and completed her medical Residency at Lenox Hill Hospital in Manhattan in 1997. She stayed on as a Chief Resident and teaching assistant for New York Medical College in 1998. Dr. Purighalla has been practicing internal medicine since 1999 in the South Hills of Pittsburgh. She is Board Certified through the American Board of Internal Medicine.
While Dr. Purighalla practices traditional internal medicine, she has a particular interest in lifestyle medicine and emphasizes treatment with whole food plant based nutrition. Click here for additional information.
Virtual Visits – If you are in need of medical consultation and cannot come in for an office visit, Dr Uma Purighalla offers electronic visits under special circumstances for appropriate medical issues that can be dealt with remotely. Please call 412-835-6653 for details.