Dr. Prema Hampapur, DPM was born and raised in southern California. She obtained her undergraduate degree from the University of California, San Diego. After receiving her bachelors degree in General Biology, Dr. Hampapur worked in a medical laboratory in Carlsbad, CA. Dr. Hampapur then moved to New York City and earned her medical degree from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine in Manhattan. She then completed a three-year podiatric residency in foot and reconstructive rearfoot/ankle surgery at Huntington Hospital at Northwell Health in Huntington, New York. Dr. Hampapur returned to her native Los Angeles to serve the community that helped raise her. Dr. Hampapur enjoys painting, writing and spending time with her dog Kaju and family in her spare time.