Dr. Vijaya Cherukuri, a resident of Largo, is a highly experienced in providing effective and quality care in primary care with special emphasis in geriatric care and women’s health. She is the Medical Director of South Pasadena based Premier Health Care and formerly the Medical Director of the Springs at Boca Ciega Bay and Bon Secours nursing homes. She is a medical graduate of the Andhra University in the city of Visakhapatnam, India and completed her residency at the Long Island College Hospital, Brooklyn, NY. She is a board-certified physician in Internal Medicine and a member of the American Medical Association as well as the American Geriatrics Society. Dr. Cherukuri also earned an MBA degree in healthcare administration from the University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL.
Dr. Cherukuri has been a practicing in the Saint Petersburg area for the past 18 years. She attends in-patient care at all South Pinellas county hospitals. Dr. Cherukuri is married and has a son and a daughter. Besides English, she is also fluent in Telugu, Hindi and Tamil languages.