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Sampath Prahalad, MD, Pediatric Rheumatology, Atlanta, GA, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

SampathPrahaladMD

Pediatric Rheumatology Atlanta, GA

Professor, Pediatrics and Human Genetics, Emory University School of Medicine

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Summary

  • Dr. Sampath Prahalad is a pediatric rheumatologist in Atlanta, GA and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and Emory University Hospital. He received his medical degree from Sri Venkatesvara Medical College NTR and has been in practice 26 years. He is experienced in systemic lupus erythematosus, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, and pediatric rheumatology.

Education & Training

  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
    Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical CenterFellowship, Pediatric Rheumatology, 1997 - 2001
  • Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center
    Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical CenterResidency, Pediatrics, 1994 - 1997
  • Sri Venkatesvara Medical College/NTR
    Sri Venkatesvara Medical College/NTRClass of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

  • GA State Medical License
    GA State Medical License 2008 - 2024
  • UT State Medical License
    UT State Medical License 2001 - 2010
  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 1998 - 2006
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1995 - 2002
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Rheumatology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Atlanta Magazine: Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2014
  • Fellow (FACR) American College of Rheumatology

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Authored Content

  • The Unintended Consequences of Drugs That Go “Viral”September 2022
  • Preparing Patients to Never See You AgainAugust 2022
  • Playing Hot Potato with Patient ReferralsJune 2022
  • The Powerful and Underused TherapeuticMarch 2022
  • A T-shirt Made My Father Cry, and Reminded Me Why I'm in MedicineJanuary 2022
  • For 2 Days I Thought My Daughter Had Cancer. It Was a Medical ErrorNovember 2021
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Press Mentions

  • The Marcus Foundation Renews Support for 15 Physician Researchers
    The Marcus Foundation Renews Support for 15 Physician ResearchersOctober 19th, 2018
  • 2019 American College of Rheumatology/Arthritis Foundation Guideline for the Screening, Monitoring, and Treatment of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis-Associated Uveitis
    2019 American College of Rheumatology/Arthritis Foundation Guideline for the Screening, Monitoring, and Treatment of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis-Associated UveitisApril 25th, 2020
  • 2019 American College of Rheumatology/Arthritis Foundation Guideline for the Treatment of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: Therapeutic Approaches for Non‐Systemic Polyarthritis, Sacroiliitis, and Enthesitis
    2019 American College of Rheumatology/Arthritis Foundation Guideline for the Treatment of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: Therapeutic Approaches for Non‐Systemic Polyarthritis, Sacroiliitis, and EnthesitisApril 25th, 2019
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