Dr. Victoria Kate Shanmugam MD Rheumatologist

Dr. Victoria Shanmugam is a rheumatologist in Washington, District of Columbia and is affiliated with MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. She received her medical degree from Imperial College London School of Medicine and has been in practice for 7 years. She is one of 14 doctors at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital who specialize in Rheumatology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Rheumatologist: General Rheumatology

Education & Medical Training

Georgetown University Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2003 - 2006

Georgetown University Hospital
Fellowship, Rheumatology, 2005 - 2007

Imperial College London School of Medicine
Class of 1999

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Rheumatology

DC State Medical License
Active through 2012

VA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Utility of a human-mouse xenograft model and in vivo near-infrared fluorescent imaging for studying wound healing.
Shanmugam, V. K.,Tassi, E.,Schmidt, M. O.,McNish, S.,Baker, S.,Attinger, C.,Wang, H.,Shara, N.,Wellstein, A.

Late failure of a split-thickness skin graft in the setting of homozygous factor V Leiden mutation: a case report and correlative animal model from the Wound Etiology and Healing (WE-HEAL) study.
Shanmugam, V. K.,McNish, S.,Duncan, J.,Root, B.,Tassi, E.,Wellstein, A.,Kallakury, B.,Attinger, C. E.

Chronic Leg Ulceration Associated with Polycythemia Vera Responding to Ruxolitinib (Jakafi(®)).
Shanmugam, V. K.,McNish, S.,Shara, N.,Hubley, K. J.,Kallakury, B.,Dunning, D. M.,Attinger, C. E.,Steinberg, J. S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Providence Health System Preferred PPO
  • Regence Oregon - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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