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Dr. Suresh Prasad, MD, FACP

Dr. Suresh Prasad, MD has practiced medicine for over 15 years in the Permian Basin and remains both inquisitive and patient-focused. He is from India and attended Patna Medical College and Hospital. While there, he was awarded the “Shifton Gold Medal” for securing the highest rank in general medicine. After finishing medical school, Dr. Prasad enrolled in the Edgewater Medical Center residency program in Chicago, IL for his Internship and ­­Texas Tech University Health Science Center in Odessa, TX for his residency. Upon completing his residency programs, he began working in Monahans in 1999. Next, Dr. Prasad opened his own practice in 2004, Permian Internal Medicine Associates, where he currently is the president and holds certifications in internal medicine, hypertension, diabetes, sleep medicine, and obesity medicine. He also served as the medical director at Odessa Sleep Associates and as the chairman of the P & T committee at Odessa Regional Medical Center. Further, Dr. Prasad is also the co­founder of premier research group, the Permian Research Foundation (PRF), which has brought west Texas to the forefront of Medical Research. He is a clinical assistant professor for the department of internal medicine at Texas Tech University Health Science Center and is involved in teaching residents, medical students, physician assistant students, and nurse practioner students. He has received “Bridge to Excellence physician ( BTE) ” Recognition in diabetes, hypertension, asthma, COPD and cardiac care, the Patient’s Choice Award and Compassionate Doctor Recognition for 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014 TTUHSC School of Medicine “Distinguished Alumni Award for Community Outreach,” and Community Statesman Heritage Foundation Award in Health and Science for 2012. He was elected for Fellowship by American College of Physician (FACP) in 2010 as well.

Dr. Kalpana Prasad, MD, FACP

Dr. Kalpana, MD has been in the Permian Basin practicing medicine for over 12 years and is best known for her excellent bedside manner and ability to communicate with her patients in a thorough and effective manner. She was born in India where she went to Patna Medical College and Hospital. She attended the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center residency program in Odessa, TX. Dr. Kalpana Prasad began working in Monahans in 2002 after completing her residency program. In 2005, she joined Permian Internal Medicine Associates. Dr. Kalpana Prasad also is the co­founder of Permian Research Foundation. She is involved in teaching residents, medical students, physician assistant students, and nurse practioner students and is a clinical assistant professor for the department of internal medicine at Texas Tech University Health Science Center. Dr. Kalpana Prasad received the Patients’ Choice Award and Compassionate Doctor Recognition in 2012 and 2014 and “Bridges to Excellence (BTE)” Recognition in diabetes, cardiac care, hypertension, and asthma. She was elected for Fellowship by American College of Physician (FACP) in 2010. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with husband and two children, cooking, dancing, and volunteering.

Kimberly Cedillo, MSN, RN, FNP-C

Kimberly Cedillo, MSN, RN, FNP-C was born and raised in the Midland, Texas. She graduated Summa Cum Laude with a degree in Nursing from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. As a nurse, Kimberly worked in the critical care setting both at the bedside, and as the unit’s case manager helping to navigate patients through the healthcare system. She also has experience providing compassionate end of life care for hospice patients and families in the inpatient setting. With a desire to serve her patients on a higher level, Kimberly pursued her Master’s in Nursing with a concentration as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. Throughout her nursing education, her honors include induction into the Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society of Nursing, The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi as well as multiple placements on Texas Tech University’s President’s List. Kimberly is married with two beautiful children and attends Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Midland, Texas.

Dr. Suresh Prasad, MD, FACP

Dr. Kalpana Prasad, MD, FACP

Kimberly Cedillo, MSN, RN, FNP-C