Women in Medicine: Sushma Reddy, MD

Why did you pursue a career in medicine?

My family has multiple physicians and surgeons. Taking care of people was a natural progression.

What is a challenge you experience in pursuing a career in medicine?

Living up to a family of exceptional health care providers.

What is the most fulfilling part of your work? 

Supporting families through difficult decisions.

What advice would you give someone starting in the field? 

Enjoy what you do. Always remember that it is a privilege given to us to care for patients.