Sadia Ali, M.D., is an Associate Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center and a member of the Division of Endocrinology. She serves as Chief of the Inpatient Endocrinology and Metabolism Service at Parkland Hospital and is a member of the hospital’s glycemic management team.

Dr. Ali earned her medical degree at Aga Khan University Medical College in Pakistan. She completed internal medicine residency training and a fellowship in endocrinology, diabetes, and metabolism at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center in Ohio. She later earned a Health Care Management Executive master's in business administration at UT Dallas.

Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in endocrinology, diabetes, and metabolism, Dr. Ali joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2012.

A general endocrinologist, Dr. Ali specializes in diabetes; thyroid, adrenal, and pituitary disorders; osteoporosis and other bone diseases caused by metabolic conditions.

Dr. Ali is a member of the Endocrine Society and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinology, among other professional organizations.

In 2019, Dr. Ali was named a Texas Monthly Super Doctor Rising Star. She was also included in D Magazine's Best Doctors list numerous times. Additionally, her honors include winning the National Clinical Vignette Abstract Competition at the 2008 American College of Physicians Annual Meeting.


Medical School
Aga Khan University Medical College, Pakistan (2003)
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine (2006), Internal Medicine
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine (2008), Endocrinology & Metabolism

Honors & Awards

  • Best Doctors, D Magazine
  • Top Doctors, Texas Monthly
  • Best Doctors, D Magazine
  • Clinical Safety and Effectiveness Program, UT Southwestern
  • Super Doctors Rising Stars
  • UT Southwestern LEAD Program

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinology (2009)
  • American College of Physicians (2005-2008)