Poornima Kasthuri, MD, is an Associate Staff Physician in the Anesthesiology Institute at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi.
Prior to joining Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Dr. Kasthuri was working, from 2015 till 2017, as a Clinical Assistant Professor in Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology in Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, a 1,300 bed super-specialty tertiary hospital in Kerala, India.
Dr. Kasthuri received her Post-Doctoral Degree in Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology, in 2014, from the National Institute of SCTIMST, India.
Dr. Kasthuri received her medical degree in Anesthesiology from Government Medical College, Trivandrum, Kerala, India, in 2008. She completed her residency in 2001 at Government Medical College, Trivandrum, Kerala, India.