Padmini Tummala, MD

CHAIR, CARDIOLOGY DIVISION

PADMINI TUMMALA, MDDr. Padmini Tummala is a cardiologist and internal medicine physician. She is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in the subspecialty of cardiovascular disease.

She specializes in treating a number of cardiac conditions including: heart failure, valvular heart disease, hypertension/hypertensive heart disease, hyperlipidemia, and heart arrhythmias.  Dr. Tummala also has extensive experience in the primary and secondary prevention of coronary artery disease in patients.  

As a cardiologist for over 20 years, Dr. Tummala has developed a passion for helping patients with heart failure live productive lives with the disease.  She also specializes in treating women who develop heart disease during pregnancy. Dr. Tummala has extended training in nuclear medicine as it applies to the field of cardiology and in utilizing nuclear medicine tests and techniques to enhance her patients’ clinical management.

 

 

 

 

EDUCATION & TRAINING

Medical School: Guntur Medical College, India
Internship: LA County/USC Medical Center
Residency: LA County/USC Medical Center
Fellowship: LA County/USC Medical Center

Other Training: Nuclear Cardiology