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Vijaya Surampudi, MD, MS

  • Clinical Nutrition
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Santa Monica Cancer Care | 2020 Santa Monica Boulevard, Suite 600, Santa Monica, CA 90404


Dr. Surampudi is an associate professor of medicine at DGSOM and serves as a quality improvement officer for UCLA Health. She is the associate director of the UCLA Medical Weight Management Clinic and the co-creator of newly developed Adult Nutrition Support Services for Enteral, TPN Management, and Nutrition Oncology clinics for UCLA. She is a Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and a Physician Nutrition Specialist.

Currently, Dr. Surampudi's primary areas of practice are treatment and prevention of obesity and obesity-associated diseases, nutrition support and nutrition oncology. 

Dr. Surampudi's clinical research interests are related to the management and treatment of obesity, and quality improvement projects related to nutrition support and nutrition oncology. 

Additional Certifications

  • Board Certified "Physician Nutrition Specialist" - 2016





Medical Board Certifications

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2015
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2013


Endocrinology Diabetes & Metabolism, Harbor - UCLA Medical Center, 2015


Internal Medicine, UC Irvine School of Medicine, 2013


MD, Chicago Medical School, 2010
MS, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 2006


Iris Cantor UCLA Women's Health Center

West Los Angeles

General Surgery

General Surgery| Gastrointestinal Surgical Oncology| Trauma Surgery +2 more specialties

Iris Cantor UCLA Women's Health Center

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center


Meet Vijaya Surampudi, MD, MS
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