Deepak Palakshappa, MD
  • Assistant Professor
  • Wake Forest School of Medicine
  • Winston Salem, NC USA


Deepak Palakshappa is an Assistant Professor in the Departments of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at Wake Forest School of Medicine. Dr. Palakshappa’s research focuses on improving the health outcomes of low-income and vulnerable populations. He is particularly interested in addressing food insecurity and other social determinants of health. Deepak completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at Massachusetts General Hospital after receiving his MD from the University of Alabama School of Medicine.