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Providers that are in the PHO provide coordinated care with Penn State Health St. Joseph to patients resulting in higher quality care and services.

Priya Venkatesh MD

Priya Venkatesh MD

Specializing in Pediatrics

Member, St. Joseph Medical Group

Dr. Priya Venkatesh is board certified in pediatrics and has more than nine years of experience in primary pediatric care and caring for patients from newborn to 20 years.

Dr. Venkatesh earned a Bachelor of Science in biology at MLA College and a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery at Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences Hospital and Research Center, both at Bangalore University in Bangalore, India.

After completing her residency in pediatrics at DeVos Children’s Hospital in Grand Rapids, Mich., Dr. Venkatesh performed research on allergy immotherapy. She served at North Willow Grove Pediatrics in Willow Grove, Pa., and King of Prussia Pediatrics in King of Prussia, Pa., before becoming a member of Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Group.

Dr. Venkatesh is also a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and certified in Pediatric Advanced Life Support.

Penn State Health St. Joseph Downtown Pediatric Practice
145 N. 6th Street
Reading, PA 19601


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