Uma Motapothula, MD

Uma Motapothula, MD

An Internal Medicine Specialist Caring for Hospitalized Patients

Dr. Uma Motapothula is a board-certified internal medicine physician who provides general medical care to patients in a hospital setting. As a hospitalist, he fills a role similar to that of a primary care provider during a patient’s hospital stay. He ensures patients receive high-quality care that is coordinated with their specialists and regular providers.

He offers these services:

  • Obtaining a patient’s medical history
  • Performing physical exams
  • Ordering and interpreting lab and diagnostic tests
  • Prescribing medications
  • Treating common illnesses
  • Providing health education and counseling

Dr. Motapothula also serves as a clinical assistant professor of medicine at the University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine.

Speaks: English, Hindi, Telugu


  • Internal Medicine - Hospital

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