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$$ Soumya Adhikari, MD Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

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UTSW Physician Practicing at Children's Health

Appointments: 214-456-5959


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Board Certification American Board of Pediatrics/Endocrinology
Languages Spoken: English
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Biography

Biography

Soumya Adhikari, M.D., is a pediatric endocrinologist at Children’s Health.  He is also an associate professor of pediatrics at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

He earned his medical degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine and completed his residency and fellowship in pediatric endocrinology at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Dr. Adhikari’s clinical and research interests include beta cell preservation in type-1 diabetes and leveraging the electronic health record to improve outcomes in children with endocrinologic disorders.  

D Magazine has continuously awarded Dr. Adhikari recognition as a Best Pediatric Specialist from 2010 to 2016. He is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics, a member of the Pediatric Society of Greater Dallas and a member of the Pediatric Endocrine Society. His published research work covers topics that include pediatrics, childhood obesity and type-1 diabetes.

“The power to make a difference in a child’s life while satisfying my intellectual curiosity is something no other field could offer me,” he says.

Dr. Adhikari spends his leisure time trying to keep up with his kids and often rooting for all his downtrodden sports teams.   

Education and Training

Education and Training

Medical School

University of Miami Medical School (2001)

Internship

UT Southwestern - Children's Medical Center (2002), Pediatrics

Residency

UT Southwestern - Children's Medical Center (2004), Pediatrics

Fellowship

UT Southwestern - Children's Medical Center (2007), PEMET
Conditions & Treatments

Conditions & Treatments

Conditions

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Research Interests

  • Beta Cell Preservation in Type 1 Diabetes

Selected Publications

Professional Activities

Professional Activities

Professional Associations and Affiliations

  • Lawson Wilkins Pediatric Endocrine Society