Subbulaxmi Trikudanathan, MD, MMSc
Subbulaxmi Trikudanathan, MD, MMSc
Patient Ratings and Reviews
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Dr. T. Is higher than very good, she ended up calling me and we just were able to complete the appointment by phone.
This is the first time in a long time that I felt taken seriously by a provider. My doctor was really thoughtful in her responses to my concerns and asked a lot of questions. This made me feel really seen and heard throughout the appointment.
Dr. Trikudanthan is outstanding [...]
My doctor made this experience better after having consulted with another doctor out of the network and coming up with the best advice for timing of another medical need relating to bones, as I'm being treated by her for bones. [...]
The professionalism and expertise of the doctor made my experience better and reassuring.
[...] Love my new doctor. She is knowledgeable, friendly & compassionate. She spent a great amount of time with me. It never felt rushed or timed by her. I had a great experience at this clinic.
Dr. Trikudanathan is always very attentive and listens to my concerns. She is very kind, helpful and I feel she cares deeply about my health. She helped me with confusion that I had regarding a new pump option. I feel that she has my best interest at heart.
My doctor is always so positive. I thank the Lord for my good health and my doctor's care.
Dr. Trikudanathan was great and the communication provided before the telemed appointment by her nurse was great.
Dr Trikudanathan and the nurse assistant [...] make every visit comfortable and informative. I look forward to seeing them.
DR. Trikudanathan always makes me feel important in this Diabetes partnership.
I continue to be impressed with the staff and doctors at the Diabetes Institute. While I'd rather not have diabetes, I do and I'm delighted to have a great team guiding me. From the lab techs drawing my blood, to the nurses who take my vitals, to Dr. Trikudanathan, I am struck with their knowledge, expertise, and compassion. It is not an overstatement that I actually look forward to my appointments.Thanks the the Diabetes Institute Team!
About Subbulaxmi Trikudanathan
Subbulaxmi Trikudanathan, MD, MMSc, is a board-certified endocrinologist, medical director of the UW Medicine Diabetes Institute and a UW associate professor of Medicine and Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition.
Dr. Trikudanathan’ s patient care approach revolves around tailoring therapies according to individual needs, keeping a keen eye on the bigger picture and quality of life. She strives to empower and motivate patients with knowledge and tools to make informed decisions about their health.
Dr. Trikudanathan earned her MD from Madras Medical College in India and Master of Medical Sciences (MMSc) from Harvard Medical School. Her clinical and research interests include diabetes, PCOS, women’s health and osteoporosis. She has conducted several phase 3 trials in newer diabetes medications and devices. She is actively involved in clinical research with a focus on diabetes, PCOS, NAFLD and cardiometabolic outcomes.
Dr. Trikudanathan enjoys traveling, cooking, and reading with her family and friends.
Education and Training
Harvard Medical SchoolMaster, 2012Brigham and Women's HospitalFellowship, 2012, EndocrinologySt. Elizabeth's Medical CenterResidency, 2009, Internal MedicineChildren's Hospital BostonFellowship, 2007Royal Free HospitalFellowship, 2004, EndocrinologyChase Farm HospitalFellowship, 2004, EndocrinologyUniversity College HospitalFellowship, 2003, EndocrinologyBirmingham Heartlands HospitalResidency, 2002, Internal MedicineSandwell General HospitalInternship, 2000, Internal MedicineMadras Medical UniversityMedical education, 1998The Best HospitalResidency, Internal Medicine
- Endocrinology, 2011, American Board of Internal Medicine
- Internal Medicine, 2009, American Board of Internal Medicine