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The BronxCare Hospital Center is a major teaching hospital and a part of The BronxCare Health System. 

The Department of Medicine covers about 250 inpatient beds and 37 beds in the ICU and CCU units.

Currently, we have approximately 85 full-time faculty members, 120 residents and fellows. In addition, the department runs 6 Ambulatory Care clinics under the Chief of Primary Care & Preventive. Housestaff manages all patients admitted under medicine.

Department of Medicine Divisions

General Internal Medicine  - Includes hospital medicine and primary care.

Primary Care & Preventive Medicine

Chief - Abayomi Salako, MD 

  • Amandeep Brar,MD

  • Amparo Ramirez,MD

  • Anisha  Vupputuri,MD

  • Anita Narula,MD

  • Barbara Mclean,MD

  • Fjona Fundo,MD

  • Maheswara Irigela,MD

  • Monica  Suarez,MD

  • Nikita  Sowma,MD

  • Padmavathi Jagarlamudi,MD

  • Rachel Bermudez,MD

  • Rachna  Valvani,MD

  • Sai Lakshmi Akella,MD

  • Sushma  Vaddigiri,MD

  • Tricia Chan,MD

  • Vijaya Perugu,MD

  • Yvonne Cruz,MD

Hospital Medicine

  • Madanmohan Patel,MD

  • Sudha Bansal,MD

  • Sudharsan  Gongati,MD (PST)

  • Timothy Vittorio,MD 

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