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Teja Poosarla, MD

Teja Poosarla, MD

Teja Poosarla, MD

Teja Poosarla, MD

Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
Years of Experience

3580 Joseph Siewick Dr
Fairfax, VA 22033-1764

Inova Saville Screening and Prevention Center

8081 Innovation Park Dr
Fairfax, VA 22031


About Teja Poosarla, MD

Dr. Teja Poosarla is a board-certified medical oncologist. She joined Inova Health System in 2022 and has been practicing since 2012.

Prior to joining Inova, Dr. Poosarla worked as the lead breast medical oncologist at the University of South Alabama in Mobile, AL. In this role, she facilitated the development of the breast program with a strong clinical focus and implemented the multidisciplinary breast team to provide patients with the best care possible. Additionally, she established the breast clinical trial program and was the principle investigator on nine different Phase I-III clinical trials in all subsets of breast cancer. Dr. Poosarla was also the associate director of the cardio-oncology program and collaborated with cardiology to provide breast patients with cardioprotective resources. She also participated in multiple research projects in translational breast research. 

Blog Post

Debunking Breast Cancer Myths (October 2023)


  • Hemostasis and Thrombosis Research Society  
  • Society of Hematologic Oncology 
  • Anticoagulation Forum  
  • Society of Hospital Medicine 
  • Mississippi Oncology Society 
  • American Society of Hematology
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology 
  • Internal Medical Interest Group
  • American College of Physicians 
  • Alpha Epsilon Delta

Research and Publications

View list of publications from Dr. Poosarla's research

Medical School
University of South Alabama College of Medicine
Ochsner Medical Center
Training Specialty: Internal Medicine
7/1/2012 - 6/30/2015
University of Mississippi Medical Center
Training Specialty: Hematolgoy / Oncology
7/1/2015 - 6/30/2018

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