Vidushi Golla, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center and a member of the Division of Hospital Medicine.

Originally from Vijayawada, India, Dr. Golla completed her medical education at the Kasturba Medical College in Manipal, India. She completed internal medicine residency training at SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York.

Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, Dr. Golla joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2014.

At UT Southwestern, Dr. Golla is Chair of the Performance Measurement Committee. She is also Chair of the Patient Blood Management Committee at Parkland Health and Hospital System, as well as a Physician Advisor for the Utilization Management Committee.

Dr. Golla’s research interests include high-value care, performance-related metrics, and utilization-related metrics. She has delivered poster presentations and played an instrumental role in building a performance dashboard for the hospital medicine team at Parkland.

Dr. Golla is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. She is also a member of the Texas Medical Association, the Society of Hospital Medicine, the Dallas Medical Society, and the American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians.

Personal Note

Outside of medicine,  Dr. Golla enjoys Indian music, dance, cooking, biking, gardening, and spending time with her family.


Medical School
Kasturba Medical College, India (2001)
SUNY Downstate Medical Center (2014), Internal Medicine


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Utilization of platelet count spleen diameter ratio in predicting the presence of esophageal varices in patients with cirrhosis.
Schwarzenberger E, Meyer T, Golla V, Sahdala NP, Min AD J. Clin. Gastroenterol. 2010 Feb 44 2 146-50
Serrated adenoma is a risk factor for subsequent adenomatous polyps.
Glazer E, Golla V, Forman R, Zhu H, Levi G, Bodenheimer HC Dig. Dis. Sci. 2008 Aug 53 8 2204-7

Honors & Awards

  • Vice President, Intern's Association
    Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, India (2000-2001)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians (2020)
  • American College of Physicians (2015)
  • Dallas County Medical Society (2015)
  • Society of Hospital Medicine (2015)
  • Texas Medical Association (2015)