Faculty Profile

Deepika Koganti, MD

Deepika Koganti, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Trauma/Surgical Critical Care at Grady Memorial Hospital, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine

Associate Program Director, Acute Care Surgery Fellowship, Department of Surgery, Emory University SOM




General Surgery, Surgical Critical Care

Year Joined Emory as a Faculty Member



Dr. Deepika Koganti received her MD degree from the University of Miami-Miller School of Medicine in 2012. She completed a general surgery residency at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University in 2018, which included one year of clinical and basic science research, and an acute care surgery/surgical critical care fellowship at Grady Memorial Hospital/Emory School of Medicine in 2020. Her articles have been published in a number of leading journals including Annals of Vascular Surgery, The American Journal of Surgery, and The American Surgeon.

Dr. Koganti's Emory clinical practice is as a trauma surgeon, emergency/elective general surgeon, and surgical critical care intensivist based at Grady Memorial Hospital and Emory Decatur Hospital.


  • Grady Memorial Hospital

  • Emory Decatur Hospital


  • MD, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Class of 2012

  • General Surgery Residency, Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, 2012-2018

  • Trauma, Acute Care, and Critical Care Surgery Fellowship, Grady Memorial Hospital/Emory University, 2018-2020

Current Organizational Memberships

  • American College of Surgeons

  • Association of Women Surgeons

  • Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma

  • Society of Critical Care Medicine

  • Georgia Society of the American College of Surgeons

Clinical Interests

  • Pelvic fractures

  • Traumatic vascular injuries

  • Pancreatic injuries

Research Interests

  • Global surgery and healthcare

  • Education/teaching