Dr. Shilpa Rajagopal (who often goes by Dr. Shilpa) received her medical degree from the University of Hong Kong. She completed her pediatric residency training at Duke University, then went on to complete a primary care research fellowship at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, during which time she also obtained a Master of Public Health degree. Dr. Shilpa is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics.
Prior to joining Bootin and Savrick Pediatric Associates, Dr. Shilpa practiced primary care pediatrics and newborn nursery care in Raleigh, North Carolina, as well as in Ellicott City, Maryland. Her areas of interest include newborn care as well as childhood obesity prevention and counseling.
Having grown up in an international community in Hong Kong, Dr. Shilpa loves to travel and experience different customs and cultures. She speaks five languages other than English, including Cantonese, Tamil, Hindi, French and a little Spanish. Her husband, Keshava, is a cardiothoracic surgeon at UT Memorial Hermann. They have three children and currently reside in Bellaire, Texas.
Dr. Shilpa is excited to call Houston her new home and looks forward to forging long-term relationships with her patient families at Bootin and Savrick Pediatric Associates!