Madhurima Uppalapati, MD

Northwest Georgia Oncology Centers, P.C. Marietta Cancer Center 340 Kennestone Hospital Blvd.
Suite 100
Marietta, GA 30060
Phone: (770) 281-5100
Fax: (678) 581-7100

Cherokee Health Park Cancer Center 1120 Wellstar Way.
Suite 305
Holly Springs, GA 30114
Phone: (470) 267-0230
Fax: (678) 581-7179

Madhurima Uppalapati, MD is the President and Medical Director at Northwest Georgia Oncology Centers, P.C. (NGOC) where she is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day financial and strategic direction for the centers, as well as the internal operations of the facilities. She 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 also holds an Executive MBA from Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia.

Dr. Uppalapati is a board certified, accomplished oncologist with fifteen years of experience in oncology and hematology. Over the course of her career, Dr. Uppalapati has shown a track record for providing quality patient care to diverse populations with a focus on providing screening and education to the community.

Dr. Uppalapati 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 provides patient-centered cancer care at NGOC’s Marietta Cancer Center.

Medical EducationDoctor of Medicine, December 1999
Gandhi Medical College
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
Postdoctoral TrainingFELLOWSHIP
Hematology & Medical Oncology
Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center
Georgetown University Hospital
Washington, D.C.
July 2003 – June 2006
Post Graduate TrainingExecutive MBA
Terry College of Business,
University of Georgia
Sept 2016- May 2018
Board CertificationAmerican Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, 2015
American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, 2016
American Board of Internal Medicine, Hematology, 2017
Medical LicensureState of Georgia, 2006 (Active)
Professional SocietiesAmerican Society of Clinical Oncology
American Society of Hematology
Georgia Society of Clinical Oncology
HonorsPractice Advisory Committee, WellStar NGOC 2019 onwards
Medical Director, NGOC (2019)
Board Member, Medical Executive Committee (2012-present)
Chief of Staff, Medical Executive Committee (2015)
Chairman, Department of Medicine (2012-2013)
Chairman, Cancer Conference, Multidisciplinary Tumor Board (2006-present)
Board Member, Oncology Advisory Board, Cartersville Medical Center (2017-2019)

Humanitarian Service Award, Georgetown University Hospital
Best Outgoing Resident, Prince George's Hospital Center, Maryland
Mahatma Gandhi Leadership Award, Pulse Polio Program, Hyderabad, India
National Merit Scholarship for Academic Excellence
National Talent Science Exam, Delhi, India: Inducted to Top 1%
Major Research InterestsBreast Cancer, Lymphoma, and GI malignancies
Clinical Trials (Oncology & Hematology)