Keerthana Akkineni, MBBS

Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurology

Faculty Spotlight

Dr. Keerthana Akkineni is currently Assistant Professor of Neurology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, and specialized in Hospital Neurology. She is a board certified neurologist and also serves as faculty on the ICU EEG service with special interest in Epilepsy.  

She trained at Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX for Neurology Residency and went on to do a Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA,  which serves as a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School.

She is very engaged in education and quality improvement. She was awarded “The Resident’s Teaching Award” for 2020-2021 by the Department of Neurology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.