Dr. Priya Krishnamurthy
Dr. Priya Krishnamurthy is an Endocrinologist with a background in Internal Medicine, Preventive Medicine, Public Health with a unique approach that combines high level academic medicine and functional medicine. She has a varied and rich academic background and has worked for the federal government, University Hospital systems, the VA System and is now in private practice. She has an adjunct faculty status with Western University, Lebanon, OR. She brings to the table 25 years of experience as a physician and has worked as an Endocrinologist for 10 years.
She completed her medical training through the University of Delhi, India, followed by a double residency in Internal medicine and Preventive medicine through the Yale/Griffin Program offered by Yale University, Connecticut. She also simultaneously pursued a Masters in public health from Yale school of Epidemiology and Public Health, her major being epidemiology of obesity/ diabetes. Subsequently, she completed a 3 year research fellowship program in Endocrinology Diabetes and Metabolism through the NIDDK at the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD. She then went on to work as the Medical Director of the Joslin Diabetes center satellite program with the University of Maryland, Easton, MD prior to moving to Oregon.
She has several interests including the practice of medicine, clinical research, teaching, speaking, mentoring and being a thought leader. Within the world of Endocrinology, she has a particular interest in diabetes, weight management, cardiovascular risk reduction, autoimmune thyroid disease, osteoporosis and menopause.
Her approach to clinical care has evolved over the years of education, work experience and an openness to science based natural therapies. She offers a unique method of management that is highly personalized and oriented towards clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction.