Amarendra Neppalli, MD is a board-certified hematologist and associate professor at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences. He is also the chief of plasma cell disorders and director of transplant and cellular therapy at The GW Medical Faculty Associates. Dr. Neppalli takes care of patients with blood cancer, as well as patients undergoing bone marrow transplants. His area of expertise is in plasma cell disorders including multiple myeloma, amyloidosis, and Stem cell transplant.
Dr. Neppalli earned his medical degree from Osmania Medical College in India and completed his internal medicine residency training and fellowship in hematology/oncology at LSU Health Shreveport. He completed another fellowship in bone marrow transplant at Stanford University before joining as faculty at the Medical University of South Carolina. He was the principal investigator on multiple cooperative groups and industry-sponsored clinical trials during his tenure at MUSC. He also served the role of outpatient stem cell transplant director during his tenure there and co-authored multiple peer-reviewed publications.
Dr. Neppalli's research interests include clinical trials investigating novel treatment options for multiple myeloma.