Medical School
Osmania Medical College (1998)
Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center (2004), Internal Medicine
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine (2008), Hematology & Oncology

Clinical Interest


  • Bone Sarcomas
  • Soft Tissue Tumors (Sarcoma)

Stomach/EG Junction Cancer

  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST)
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Stomach/EG Junction
  • Stomach Cancer (Gastric Adenocarcinoma)

Pancreatic Cancer

  • Neuroendocrine Cancer
  • Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma

Colorectal Cancer

  • Appendix Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer

Gallbladder/Bile Duct (Cholangiocarcinoma) Cancer

  • Distal Bile Duct Tumor/Cancer (Cholangiocarcinoma)
  • Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma (Klatskin Tumor)

Liver Cancer

  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Liver Cancer (Hepatocellular Carcinoma)
  • Metastatic Liver Cancer (Colorectal Cancer that has spread to the Liver)

Medical Treatment of Sarcoma

  • Adjuvant & Neoadjuvant Therapy for Sarcoma
  • Latest Chemotherapy Options for Sarcoma
  • Targeted Therapy for Sarcoma

Medical Treatment of Breast Cancer

  • Biologic Therapy for Breast Cancer
  • Hormonal Therapy for Breast Cancer
  • Latest Chemotherapy Options for Breast Cancer
  • Targeted Therapy for Breast Cancer

Medical Treatment of Gastrointestinal Cancer

  • Adjuvant & Neoadjuvant Therapy for Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Latest Chemotherapy Options for Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Targeted Therapy for Gastrointestinal Cancer


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Pharmacokinetic and safety study of weekly Irinotecan and oral Capecitibine in patients with advanced solid tumors
Goel S, Desia K, Karri S, Gollamudi R, Chaudhary I, Bulgaru A, Kaubisch A, Goldberg G, Einstein M, Camacho F, Baker S, Mani S. Investigational New Drugs 2007 2007 (25) 237-245
Mitoxantrone, Vinblastine, and Lomustine (MVC): Long-Term Follow-up of Patients Treated for Hodgkin’s Disease (HD)
Doru T. Alexandrescu, MD, Sirisha Karri, MD, Janice P. Dutcher, MD and Peter H. Wiernik, MD Leukemia & Lymphoma April 2006 47 (4) 641-656

Honors & Awards

  • ASCO travel grant
    ASCO (Sanofi-aventis) fellow travel grant (2007)
  • Teaching award @ NY Medical College
    One of two final year medicine residents selected to teach third year medical students about history taking and physical examination skills in preparation for their clinical skills assessment exams (2004)
  • Dr AS Rao award
    award for final year medical student based on performance in a national science talent search examination (1997)
  • Medical School scholarship
    scholarship for admission to Osmania Medical College (1992)
  • National Merit Scholarship
    awarded by the Government of Andhra Pradesh, India based on performance in High School (1990)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society of Hematology