Pranav Penninti, DO

Position: Fellow - First Year

Personal Statement:

I’ve always been active growing up and continue to love playing basketball with friends, running and lifting weights. I’m also currently in the process of teaching myself how to play guitar. I love spending time with my wife and puppy and exploring the city of San Antonio.


Education

Residency: UT Health San Antonio
Medical School: Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine

Research

Within the field of GI, my broad interests lie in Hepatology and Inflammatory Bowel Disease.

I plan to further investigate during fellowship: the effect of SGLT2i on NAFLD progression, sleep tracking in cirrhosis as a predictor of hepatic encephalopathy and the use of early TIPS in patients with decompensated cirrhosis.

Awards & Accomplishments

Awarded with the “Outstanding Resident Teacher” award during residency.