Director of Internal Medicine Education
Dr. Radhika Pathalapati (Dr. Pat)
Dr. Radhika Pathalapati "Dr. Pat" is committed to educating the
next generation of physicians. She has been on the teaching faculty of
Lower Bucks Hospital since 2015, concentrating on both internal and family
medicine and nephrology practices. She was named director of the internal
medicine program in May 2019.
Dr. Radhika is the owner of Bucks County Kidney Specialists, a successful
nephrology and hypertension practice in Langhorne, PA, where she treats
patients with chronic and acute kidney disease, patients on dialysis as
well as those suffering from recurrent kidney stones and urinary tract
Prior to establishing her own practice in 2010, Dr. Radhika was a nephrology
and hypertension specialist at another practice in Bucks County. Currently,
she is the medical director of Oxford Court Dialysis Center, Newtown Dialysis
Center, and Statesman Dialysis Center.
Dr. Radhika received her Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery.
(M.B.B.S) from Sri Venkateswara Medical College, Tirupati, AP, India and
an internship at Sri Venkateswara Government General Hospital, Tirupati,
Andhra Pradesh, India.
She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Metropolitan Hospital
Center, New York Medical College, New York City and her fellowship in
nephrology at Metropolitan Hospital Center, Our Lady of Mercy Hospital
and Westchester Medical Center/ New York Medical College in New York City.
Dr. Radhika also serves on the teaching faculty for internal medicine at
St Mary Medical Center.
She has also served as a volunteer researcher in the Department of Pain
Management at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School
in Boston, MA, the Department of Medicine/Pediatrics at Metropolitan Hospital
Center, New York Medical College, New York City and the Department of
Pediatrics at Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island & Women and Infants
Hospital, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI.
Dr. Radhika is licensed to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. She
is board certified in internal medicine, and nephrology.
Program Director GME:
Michelle Buado, BBA
“Only resident inquiries/questions and application updates sent to
this email will be looked at.”