Prakash Peddi, M.D., M.S.

Prakash Peddi

Education

College
East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

Medical School
Kakatiya Medical College, India

Internship/Residency
LSU Health Sciences Center, Shreveport

Fellowship
LSU Health Sciences Center, Shreveport

Awards, Interests, Qualification

During Dr. Peddi’s medical training he served as chief resident and chief fellow at LSU Health Sciences Center.  

Prior to joining Hematology/Oncology Associates, Dr. Peddi was a professor of medicine at LSU School of Medicine in Shreveport located at LSU Health. He also served as director of sarcoma research at Feist-Weiller Cancer Center in Shreveport and was also that organization’s associate director of breast cancer research.  As a researcher, he has also coauthored more than 20 articles in peer-reviewed publications and has presented researching findings at national cancer meetings.  In 2016, he received a Healer Award from LSU Health Shreveport.

Professional Affiliations

Dr. Peddi holds memberships in the American College of Physicians, American Society of Hematology and American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine and is certified in Medical Oncology by the same organization.