Lavanya Varma, MD

Internal Medicine

Why did you become a doctor / dentist / behavioral health specialist ?

Belong to family of doctors , 4th generation of doctors, have grown up seeing parents treating and taking care of patients , can say it is in my blood . I dont see myself doing any thing else.

What do you enjoy or find most fulfilling about caring for patients?   

communicating with patients , able to help patients belonging to diverse population

What attracted you to a community health center for your practice?

to cater to health needs of different strata of population , to practice medicine at grass root level

If you could be anything else, what would you want to be?

Physician only

Do you have children? If so, what are their ages?

6 and 3

Do you have hobbies or a way you like to spend your time away from work?

spending time with family and shopping

Do you have a favorite book, movie or TV show?  

House MD