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Sirisha Perugu, MD



Board Certified:
Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine


Dr. Perugu is on staff at CHOC Children's Hospital

CHOC Children's Hospital
1201 W. La Veta Ave.
Orange, CA 92868
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Hoag Memorial Presbyterian Hospital
One Hoag Dr.
Newport Beach, CA 92663
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Physician Bio

Sirisha Perugu, M.D. is a CHOC Children’s Specialists Neonatologist and is board certified in General Pediatrics and Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine. She completed her residency training at William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan. She served her fellowship in Neonatology at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California and CHOC Children’s, Orange, California. She attended medical school at Gandhi Medical College, Hyderabad, India.

Dr. Perugu’s clinical interest is neonatal cardiovascular physiology and palliative care. She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). Dr Perugu speaks fluent Telugu and Hindi.

Dr. Perugu has a strong commitment to excellence. Her favorite aspect of the physician-patient relationship is being an advocate for the patient’s best interest and supporting families.

Administrative Appointments

  • Neonatology, CHOC Children's Specialists


  • Medical School
    Gandhi Medical College
    Hyderabad, India
  • Residency - Pediatrics
    Department of Pediatrics
    William Beaumont Hostpital
    Royal Oak, Michigan
  • Chief Residency - Pediatrics
    Department of Pediatrics
    William Beaumont Hospital
    Royal Oak, Michigan
  • Fellowship - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
    Department of Pediatrics
    Division of Neonatology
    Harbor UCLA Medical Center
    Torrance, California

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics
  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
    American Board of Pediatrics

Professional Organizations

  • American Academy of Pediatrics

Published Works

S.Perugu, V.Rehan, B.Baylen Brain Natriuretic Pepetide and Echocardiographic Indices of Left Ventricular Function in Very Low Birth Infants. J Investig Med 58(1):S185, 2010.

Lectures and Presentations

  • "Brain Natriuretic Peptide and Echocardiographic Indices of Left Ventricular Performance"

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