Saraswati C Srikantiah

Saraswati C Srikantiah, MD

Division:
General Internal Medicine Appointment
Department:
Medicine
Primary Location:

PO Box 800901

Charlottesville, VA 22908

Directions
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Internal Medicine
About
Title:
Assistant Professor
Biography

Saraswati Srikantiah, MD, is a board-certified internal medicine provider who cares for patients admitted to University Hospital and at UVA Wound Care Clinic. Commended by peers and patients as a thorough, caring and compassionate physician, she especially enjoys caring for adolescents and older adults. Her research efforts include projects that aim to improve quality of care and decrease patients’ length of stay in the hospital.

Srikantiah was born and raised in the rural Indian states of West Bengal and Bihar. She received her medical degree from the Medical College at C.M.C. Vellore before completing residency training in internal medicine at Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. She joined the UVA faculty in 2019 after almost 19 years at University of South Carolina School of Medicine in Columbia, South Carolina.

Srikantiah is married with two adult children. In her free time, she enjoys volunteering at the Charlottesville Free Clinic, hiking, reading and crafts, such as knitting and crocheting.    

Education
Primary:
Christian Medical College
Residency:
Union Memorial Hospital