Dr. Sudha Thangam Somasundaravelayudham comes from India where she completed her initial medical training.  She followed that up with an Internal Medicine Internship and Residency with the University of Alabama, Birmingham.  She joins UT Southwestern with a strong foundation in inpatient practice with 6 years of experience as a Hospitalist. She has chosen to remain a hospitalist because of her love to be a primary caretaker providing comprehensive care for her patients. Outside of her career, she loves instrumental music, cooking & travel.


Medical School
Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences (2000)
University of Alabama (2006), Internal Medicine
University of Alabama (2008), Internal Medicine

Honors & Awards

  • Outstanding Student of the Year
    The Medical Society of Montgomery County (Alabama) (2008)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Texas Medical Association (2014)
  • American College of Physicians (2013)