Shireesha Dhanireddy, MD

Dr. Dhanireddy is the medical director of the Infectious Diseases Clinic and the assistant medical director of the Madison Clinic, the largest HIV clinic in the Pacific Northwest. She is an expert in HIV and general infectious diseases. 


In addition to her clinical practice, she teaches medical students and physicians in training as well as colleagues. She serves as an expert HIV consultant for the Northwest AIDS Education and Training Program Project ECHO, which is a telehealth program serving HIV providers in Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana and Idaho. She conducts research on management of outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy in vulnerable patient populations. 


Dr. Dhanireddy earned her bachelor’s degree and M.D. from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. She first came to the UW in 1999 as an intern in and resident in internal medicine. She remained at UW to complete her specialty training in infectious diseases. She is board certified in internal medicine and infectious diseases.