Skip to main content
Darshana Purohit, MD, Endocrinology, Camp Springs, MD, MedStar Washington Hospital Center


Endocrinology Camp Springs, MD

Diabetes, Lipid Metabolism, Thyroid

Co-President of Capital Diabetes and Endocrine Associates

Dr. Purohit is on Doximity

As a Doximity member you'll join over two million verified healthcare professionals in a private, secure network.

  • Connect with other colleagues in the same hospital or clinic
  • Search all U.S. specialist profiles and refer a patient
  • Read the latest clinical news and earn CME/CEU credits

See Dr. Purohit's full profile

Already have an account?


  • Darshana Purohit, MD is board certified in Endocrinology and practices at Capital Diabetes and Endocrine Associates. Dr. Purohit attended K. J. Somaiya Medical Institute in Mumbai India . She completed her residency in internal medicine at Johns Hopkins/Sinai Hospital in Baltimore and her three year fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism at UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas Texas. Dr. Purohit is also an active member of Endocrine Society, American Thyroid Association, and The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists. She treats all endocrine disorders which includes diabetes, thyroid, pituitary, adrenal disorders, osteoperosis and PCOS. In her spare time she enjoys traveling and photography.
  • Capital Diabetes & Endocrine Associates - Just another WordPress site

    Capital Diabetes and Endocrine Associates are involved in clinical research. Our goal is to come up with new ways to better treat our patients, this includes th

Education & Training

  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical CenterFellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, 2009 - 2012
  • Johns Hopkins University
    Johns Hopkins UniversityResidency, Internal Medicine, 2004 - 2008
  • KJ Somaiya Medical College
    KJ Somaiya Medical CollegeClass of 2002

Certifications & Licensure

  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 2011 - 2016
  • MD State Medical License
    MD State Medical License 2008 - 2023
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification NextGen Ambulatory EHR, NextGen Healthcare, 2013

Publications & Presentations


Other Languages

  • Hindi

Hospital Affiliations