Contact Usha Prasad, DO, MPH

Usha Prasad, DO, MPH


Loading ratings
Practice Name Connecticut Children's Specialty Group


BS, University of Connecticut, 2011
MPH, Thomas Jefferson University, 2013
DO, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2016

Pediatrics, Connecticut Children’s, 2016-2019

Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Nemours Children’s Health, 2019-2020
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Connecticut Children’s, 2020-2022

Board Certifications

  • General Pediatrics, The American Board of Pediatrics
  • Faculty Appointment

    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

    Clinical Expertise

    Usha Prasad, DO, MPH, is a neonatologist at Connecticut Children’s. Dr. Prasad’s clinical interests include nutrition and growth in premature infants. She conducts quality improvement research in these areas.

    Selected Publications

    • Prasad U, Mohnani A, Hussain N. Spontaneous Intestinal Perforation Associated with Premature Twin Infants. Journal of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine. 2021. DOI 10.3233/NPM-200541. PMID: 33459668

    Patient Feedback

    The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to physician related questions on our nationally-recognized Patient Satisfaction Survey . Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Comments also are gathered from our Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.


    Back to Top
    Searching Animation