Vijayalakshmi Pratha, MD

Dr. Vijayalakshmi Pratha, MD
Dr. Vijayalakshmi Pratha, MD


  • Gastroenterology

Areas of Expertise

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
3330 Third Ave
Ste 304
San Diego, CA 92103

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Languages Spoken

  • French
  • Hindi
  • Telugu
  • English


Dr. Pratha received her medical degree from Andhra Medical College in Visakhapatnam, India. She served an internship and residency in internal medicine at Wayne State University in Detroit and a fellowship in gastroenterology at the University of California San Diego (UCSD).

A diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine with special certification in gastroenterology, Dr. Pratha serves as assistant clinical professor in the Department of Medicine at UCSD and is on the teaching staff at Scripps Mercy Hospital.

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Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, 1995
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, 1992

Medical Education

  • Andhra Medical College, MD, 1986


  • King George Hospital, Internship-Medicine, 1987


  • Wayne State University, Internal Medicine, 1992


  • University of California, San Diego, Gastroenterology, 1995
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