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Sunitha Sura, MD

Medical Director, Lipid Program   

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Practice Name Connecticut Children's Specialty Group


BS, Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College, Kolar, India 1998-2003
MS, University of Connecticut, 2014-2016

Woodhull Medical Center, New York University School of Medicine, 2008-2011

Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, 2013-2016

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
  • Faculty Appointment

    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

    Clinical Expertise

    General pediatric endocrinology, diabetes, thyroid, growth and puberty disorders and a special interest in lipid disorders.

    Selected Publications

    • Diana Golden, Antonina Kolmakova, Sunitha Sura, Anthony T. Vella, Ani Manichaikul, Xin-Qun Wang, Suzette J. Bielinski, Kent D. Taylor, Yii-Der Ida Chen, Stephen S. Rich, and Annabelle Rodriguez. Lymphocyte activation gene 3 and coronary artery disease. Journal of Clinical Investigation Insight. 2016; 1(17):e88628.

    • Teran CG, Barillas J, Sura S, Medows M, Varghese, R. Calf pain: Atypical presentation of acute Lymphoblastic leukemia mimicking deep venous thrombosis. Pediatrics International 2012; June 54 (5)

    • Teran CG, Sunitha Sura, Tarek Mohamed, Thant Lin, Marsha Medows, Donkor Cynthia, Sze H. Wong. Current role of community acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus among children with skin and soft tissue infections. Pediatric Reports 2011; volume 3:e11

    • Teran CG, Sunitha Sura, Cabanduga P, Berson C. Silver nitrate ingestion: Report of a case with an uneventful course and review of literature. Clinics and Practice 2011;volume 1:e 43.

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