“My patient care philosophy revolves around the ability to provide the right care at the right place in a timely manner. I truly believe that medicine is a science and art and that personal touch and rapport are essential ingredients for healing and wellness.”

Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine

Areas of Expertise

  • Diabetes
  • Hypertension
  • Internal Medicine
  • Preventive Care

Education

Internship and Residency

Grant Hospital of Chicago
Internal Medicine
Chicago, IL
1986 and 1989

Medical School

Trivandrum Medical College Kerala University
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
Kerala, India
1984

Undergraduate School

Women’s College Kerala University
Pre-Medicine
Kerala, India
1977

Hospitals Affiliated With

Lewis-Gale Medical Center
WellStar Kennestone Hospital

Professional Association

American College of Physicians (ACP)
Member

Personal Interests

Dr. Veliyath is an avid traveler who has visited many countries around the world. This experience and education have been a guiding factor in dealing with patients from different cultures and backgrounds. She is a culinary enthusiast and is always giving healthy cooking tips to her patients and is also a voracious reader and occasional gardener.

Biography

Dr. Veliyath completed her medical degree from Kerala University in India and started her Internal Medicine residency program at Grant Hospital in Chicago in 1984. She attained board certification in 1989 and was in practice in Virginia for 3 years before moving to Atlanta. She was affiliated with the Wellstar Medical Group for 5 years after which she started her own private practice. Her practice has now been well established in the East Cobb area for the past 15 years. She is passionate about health and wellness in addition to diagnosis and treatment of complex medical problems