Our Providers

Dr Sivarama Kotikalapudi MD

He finished his residency program from SUNY, Buffalo, NY in 2004. After graduation he moved back to Hattiesburg MS and served as a medical provider in Wiggins and Poplarville. He moved his practice to Hattiesburg in 2010. He is associated with Merit Health Wesley as a hospitalist and does outpatient clinic at Southern Star Medical Group which is conveniently located within the Wesley campus, right next to ER.

Dr Vani Naraharisetty PA-C

Graduated with a PhD in molecular biology from University of Southern Mississippi in 2003. Later attended University of South Alabama for physician assistant studies and graduated in 2013. Joined her husband Dr Sivarama Kotikalapudi medical practice as a mid-level provider. Provides women health services, wellness visits and minor care.