Dr. Uma M Amarnath MD Neonatologist

Dr. Uma Amarnath is a neonatologist in Columbia, South Carolina and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Lexington Medical Center and Palmetto Health Richland. She received her medical degree from Madras Medical College and has been in practice for 33 years. She is one of 8 doctors at Lexington Medical Center and one of 9 at Palmetto Health Richland who specialize in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neonatologist: General Neonatology

Education & Medical Training

UMDNJ-University Hospital
Residency, Pediatrics, 1982–1985

University of MN Affiliated Hospitals
Fellowship, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 1985–1987

Madras Medical College
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

SC State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

The prognostic value of a risk score for necrotising enterocolitis.
McKeown, R. E., Marsh, T. D., Garrison, C. Z., Addy, C. L., Amarnath, U., Thompson, S. J., Austin, T. L.

The relationship between decreased iron stores, serum iron and neonatal hypoglycemia in large-for-date newborn infants.
Amarnath, U. M., Ophoven, J. J., Mills, M. M., Murphy, E. L., Georgieff, M. K.

Serum transferrin levels in the longitudinal assessment of protein-energy status in preterm infants.
Georgieff, M. K., Amarnath, U. M., Murphy, E. L., Ophoven, J. J.

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