Roopa Vemulapalli, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: Internal Medicine


Medical School Kakatiya Medical College (1999)
Internship Louis A. Weiss Memorial Hospital (2003), Internal Medicine
Residency Louis A. Weiss Memorial Hospital (2005), Internal Medicine
Fellowship University of Chicago Hospital (2007), Clinical Nutrition
Fellowship University of Texas Southwestern Medical School (2010), Gastroenterology/hepatology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interests

  • Celiac Disease
  • Colorectal Cancer, Masses & Tumors
  • Diverticulosis of Colon
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD) - Heartburn
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding (Hemorrhage)
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy & Enteroscopy
  • Generalized Abdominal Pain
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Related Gastrointestinal Disease
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Lynch Syndrome
  • Peg Change


Featured Publications Legend

Featured Publications

A comparison of palliative stenting or emergent surgery for obstructing, incurable colon cancer

Vemulapalli R, Lara L, Sreenarasimhaiah J, Harford W, Siddiqui A Digestive Diseases and Sciences 2009 Aug 20 s009

Clinico pathologic study of 12 cases.

Carmack S, Vemulapalli R, Spechler SS, Genta RM. American Journal of Surgical pathology 2009 33 (12) 1789-1794

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  • American College of Gastroenterology
    Naomi Nakao Award for gender based research (2006)
  • American College of Gastroenterology
    WE CARE in IBD (2006)