Venkat Tirumala, MD, is a board certified pulmonologist and internal medicine
physician. He provides pulmonary and critical care medicine both to Marshall
clinic patients as well as to ICU/CCU and other critically ill patients
at Marshall Hospital.
Dr.Tirumala received his initial medical training at Sri Devaraj Urs Medical
College in Karnataka, India. After moving to the United States, he obtained
a Master of Health Administration and Master of Science in Biology from
Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green. He then earned his medical
degree and completed his residency at University of Illinois at Urbana
Champagne. He completed his fellowship at the University of Missouri.
Prior to joining Marshall Pulmonology, Dr. Tirumala served as a private
practice physician in India. After moving to the United States, he cared
for patients as a hospitalist, resident and chief fellow at several medical
Dr. Tirumala and his wife, Dr. Ramasubbaiah of Marshall Hematology/Oncology,
have a home in El Dorado County where they are raising their daughter.
He enjoys digital photography, travel, biking, flying, crossword puzzles
and all technological gadgets.
Please note: Interpreter services in Spanish and many other languages
are available at no cost to our limited English speaking patients.