Madhurima Uppalapati, MD

Northwest Georgia Oncology Centers, P.C. Cartersville Cancer Center 100 Market Place Blvd.
Suite 200
Cartersville, GA 30121
Phone: (770) 386-7253
Fax: (770) 382-6424

Madhurima Uppalapati, MD came to the United States from her native India in July 2000 to pursue her medical education. Upon completing her Fellowship in 2006 at Georgetown University Hospital, Dr. Uppalapati joined the cancer care team of Northwest Georgia Oncology Centers, P.C. (NGOC).

Dr. Uppalapati currently serves as the Chairperson of the Cartersville Medical Center’s Cancer Committee. She also is actively involved in cancer research and clinical trials to find a cancer cure and provide her patients with the most advanced cancer treatment available in Georgia.

Dr. Uppalapati delivers patient-centered cancer care at NGOC’s Cartersville Cancer Center.

Personal DataBirthplace: Rajamundry, India
Undergraduate EducationBA, Biology, May 1992
Gauthami Coopererative Junior College
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
Medical EducationDoctor of Medicine, December 1999
Gandhi Medical College
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
Postdoctoral TrainingINTERNSHIP AND RESIDENCY
Internal Medicine
Prince Georges Hospital Center
Cheverly, MD
July 2000 - June 2003

FELLOWSHIP
Hematology & Medical Oncology
Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center
Georgetown University Hospital
Washington, D.C.
July 2003 – June 2006
Board CertificationAmerican Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, 2005
American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, 2006
American Board of Internal Medicine, Hematology, 2007
Medical LicensureState of Georgia, 2006 (Active)
Professional SocietiesAmerican College of Physicians
American Society of Clinical Oncology
American Society of Hematology
American Medical Association
HonorsBest Outgoing Resident, PG Hospital, MD
Leadership Award, Indian Pulse Polio Program
National Merit Scholarships for Academic Excellence
Top 1% in National Talent Science Exam (NTSE) in India
Major Research InterestsClinical Trials (Oncology & Hematology)