Board Certified Gastroenterologist

Dr.Veena graduated from the prestigious Cleveland Clinic Foundation Internal medicine residency program and then completed Gastroenterology fellowship program at Aurora Healthcare in Milwakee, Wisconsin. She is part of the large gastroenterologist group, Digestive Health Associates of Texas and provides care for a wide range of general gastroenterology and liver related disorders. She has a special interest in Inflammatory bowel diseases.


  • Board Certified: Internal Medicine. Board Certified Gastroenterology
  • Fellowship: Gastroenterology, Aurora Healthcare– Milwaukee, WI
  • Residency: Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland ,OH
  • Internship: Creighton University Medical center, Omaha, NE
  • Medical school: P.S.G Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Tamil Nadu, India


  • English
  • Hindi
  • Tamil

  • American College of Gastroenterology
  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • Dallas County Medical Society
  • Texas Medical Association


  • Methodist Richardson Medical Center
  • Preston Crossing Endoscopy Center
  • Baylor McKinney Medical center
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Allen
  • Medical City McKinney
  • Publications

    Kumaravel V, Hayden SP, Hall GS, Burke CA. New fecal occult blood tests may improve adherence and mortality rates. Cleve Clin J Med. 2011 Aug;78(8):515-20.

    Kumaravel V, Heald B, Lopez R, Hasson H, Schneider K, Burke CA. Patients do not recall important details about polyps, required for colorectal cancer prevention. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2013 May;11(5):543-7.