Prab R. Tumpati, MD
Founder and PresidentPrab R Tumpati, MD
Dr Tumpati is a board certified physician with significant practice experience in managing sleep disorders, and obesity. As one of the few physicians that have the privilege of a fellowship training in Obesity Medicine, Dr Tumpati is very passionate about educating the public and physicians about how some of the nutritional concepts were misunderstood. Having also passed a written board examination in the field of Bariatric Medicine offered by the American Board of Bariatric Medicine(ABBM), Dr Tumpati has unique experience and is passionate about educating the public about the effects of obesity, specifically, metabolic syndrome in both adults and children.
Since weight disorders and sleep disorders are bidirectionally related according to the latest research, Dr Tumpati realized the importance of addressing both these problems together. In this regard, Dr Tumpati acquired additional training in the field of bariatric medicine(Obesity Medicine) and now combines the expertise from these two fields to better serve his patients.
Dr Tumpati currently serves as the Medical Director at Poly-Tech Sleep Services in Northeast Philadelphia and the sleep and weight loss Physician at W8MD’s New York office in Brooklyn, New York. Dr Tumpati also serves as the medical director of W8MD’s New York offices and travels extensively. Dr. Tumpati was interviewed by several Radio and TV stations, written articles in health magazines both print and online, and considers himself media and tech savvy.
Having started several successful projects such as www.wikimd.org, www.usmlesource.com, www.wikichristian.org, www.w8md.com, Dr. Tumpati is an entrepreneur. Having taught himself many computer technologies, and languages, Dr. Tumpati builds and maintains many websites including W8MD website. Dr. Tumpati is married and lives in the greater Philadelphia area with his wife, Havilah and two children, Sarup Paul and Sarina Choudary. He can be reached at ptumpati at gmail dot com. You can find him on facebook. You can also visit the W8MD Facebook Page and receive free diet tips on a regular basis.
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