Location: Swope Health Services – Adult Medicine

Patients should know…

I am deeply committed to community health improvement.


MBA in Healthcare Leadership, Rockhurst University; residency in Internal Medicine, University of Minnesota; Medical School, Andhra University, Gutur, India


Joined SHS in 2016. Worked in private practice, as Medical Director of Caritas Clinics in Kansas City, Kan., Associate Medical Director at CSL Plasma Center. Also served as a volunteer physician at non-profit clinics in Kansas City and serve as Regional Medical Consultant for the Social Security Administration.

Background and passions

I support local safety net clinics and volunteer with a number of organizations. I’m on the board of Connect Cass, Visiting Nurses Association of Greater KC, and Hope Haven of Cass County. I enjoy aerobic exercises including yoga, weight training and cycling as well as reading, sketching, golf and travel.

Nalini Tella