Tirumala, Venkat MD
Venkat Tirumala, MD, is a board certified pulmonologist and internal medicine physician. He provides pulmonary and critical care medicine both to Marshall clinic patients as well as to ICU/CCU and other critically ill patients at Marshall Hospital.
Dr.Tirumala received his initial medical training at Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College in Karnataka, India. After moving to the United States, he obtained a Master of Health Administration and Master of Science in Biology from Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, Ky. He then earned his medical degree and completed his residency at University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign. He completed his fellowship in Pulmonary, Critical Care and Environmental Medicine at University of Missouri in Columbia.
Prior to joining Marshall Pulmonology, Dr. Tirumala served as a private practice physician in India. After moving to the United States, he cared for patients as a hospitalist, resident and chief fellow at several medical facilities.
Dr. Tirumala and his wife, Dr. Ramasubbaiah of Marshall Hematology/Oncology, have a home in El Dorado County where they are raising their daughter. He enjoys digital photography, travel, biking, flying, crossword puzzles and all technological gadgets.