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Division of General Internal Medicine

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photo Raghunandan Purushothaman, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Associate Director, Point-of-Care Ultrasound for Internal Medicine

Hospital Medicine Procedural Director


Phone: 412-692-4882

Office: UPMC Mon
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone: 412-692-4882
Fax: 412-692-4555
Administrative Assistant:
Crystal Lisowski
Phone: 412-692-4882
Administrative Assistant:
Anna Meurer
Phone: 412-692-4882
Education and Training
MBBS, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (IN), 2012
Internal Medicine Residency, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2017
Clinical Interest
Dr. Purushothaman joined the Division of General Internal Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh in 2017. He is a daytime and nighttime hospitalist in the Section of Hospital Medicine. His time is mainly spent caring for socially and medically complex UPMC health plan patients. His clinical interests include point-of-care ultrasound in the hospitalized patient, bedside procedures and high value care.
Educational Interest
Dr. Purushothaman spends half of his time teaching residents on general medicine wards. He teaches point-of-care ultrasound to residents and faculty in various settings and currently directs the point-of-care ultrasound elective for internal medicine residents. He is also interested in teaching basic bedside procedures to residents and faculty.