Jagdeesh Ullal MD MS FACE FACP ECNU CCD
  • Jagdeesh Ullal, MD, MS, FACE, FACP, ECNU, CCD

    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Jagdeesh Ullal, MD, MS, FACE, FACP, ECNU, CCD

Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

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Dr. Jagdeesh Ullal received his medical degree from Kasturba Medical College Manipal in 1999 and his master’s in biomedical science research from Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, in 2005. He is ECNU certified in thyroid ultrasonography and manages patients with complex thyroid conditions, performs thyroid ultrasounds and ultrasound-guided biopsies.Dr. Ullal is also certified in clinical bone densitometry and sees patients with osteoporosis and other metabolic bone disease. Dr. Ullal's basic science research was directed toward understanding the mechanisms of microvascular dysfunction in diabetic neuropathy and microvascular complication in diabetes. He examined the effects of nitric oxide and cyclic GMP on microvascular flow in diabetes. As the clinical director of diabetes inpatient services at UPMC, he has turned his attention to researching electronic management of diabetes in the hospital and various related inpatient diabetes programs.