Rani Priyanka Vasireddy, MBBS

Office Address

Department of Neurology 
University of Kentucky Medical Center
KY Clinic, J-401
Lexington, KY 40536-0284

Personal Statement

Dr. Rani Priyanka Vasireddy graduated from the Kamineni Institute of Medical sciences in India. Later she went on to pursue her Master’s in Healthcare Administration at Colorado State University's global campus.
Before joining the University of Kentucky, she conducted clinical research in neurophysiology (Myasthenia gravis) and movement disorders at Kentucky Neuroscience Institute.
Her clinical and research interests include stroke, movement disorders, and epilepsy. In her leisure time, she likes to travel, explore new places and spend time with her kiddos. 

Medical School

Kamineni Institute of Medical Sciences, Telangana India


2020 to present, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

Fellowship Plans

Medical Licensure



Hospital Privileges

Clinical and Research Interests

Movement disorders and Neurophysiology 


  • Epic handoff to improve resident checkout. Presented at: Epic- signout. 07/02/2021.
  • Is it PRES? IIH? Psychosis. Presented at: Interesting case conference. 06/24/2021.
  • PGY-1 orientation- How to be a Neurology resident. Presented at: PGY-1 orientation. 06/21/2021. Lauren Bojarski, Saniya Pervin, Rani Priyanka Vasireddy.
  • Missed CSF order on a patient with MS. Presented at Unit level Swarm. 04/30/2021. Zhu Zhu, Rani Priyanka Vasireddy
  • On the horizon: advances in Myasthenia gravis. Presented at: Grand Rounds. 09/01/2020 along with Dr. Zabeen Mahuwala. 

Professional Memberships

  • Member of PGY1 orientation Committee- 2021
    • Graduate medical education committee- elected member at UK (2021)
    • Member of GME Subcommittee- Review of Research Involving House Staff (2021)
  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Medical Association


  • 2019- Summa Cum Laude for Masters In healthcare administration at Colorado State University.
  • 2010- Gold medal in Internal Medicine, Final MBBS University exam
  • 2008- Recipient of merit scholarship for Tata Jagriti Yatra 2008.
  • 2006- Gold Medal in Microbiology, Second MBBS University exam 

Publications and Abstracts

  • Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada Syndrome. AAN- E-pearls, resident and fellows section. Available at: https://blogs.neurology.org/epearls/vogt-koyanagi-harada-syndrome/. Published07/06/2021. Rani Priyanka Vasireddy
  • New generation VMAT2 inhibitors induced Parkinsonism. Clinical Parkinsonism & Related Disorders Volume 3, 2020, 100078. 11/07/2020; Volume 3 (100078) : 1-2. Rani Priyanka Vasireddy, Brent Sokola, Zain Guduru.
  • Infant presenting with Autoimmune NMDA Positive encephalitis secondary to Herpes Simplex Encephalitis: A Case Report (1103) Rani Priyanka Vasireddy, Zain Guduru, Qutubuddin Khan Neurology Apr 2020, 94 (15 Supplement) 1103
  • Parkinsonism secondary to use of valbenazine and reversal with the addition of levodopa: A Case Report (1183) Rani Priyanka Vasireddy, Zain Guduru Neurology Apr 2020, 94 (15 Supplement) 1183;