Faculty Profile

Kamala Cotts
Section of General Internal Medicine
Associate Professor of Medicine
Referring Physician Access Line: 1-877-DOM-2730

Academic Interests

Dr. Kamala Cotts is interested in studying the management of medical problems in adults with developmental disabilities compared to the general population. She teaches medical students and medical residents and conducts a special clinic for adults with development disabilities including Down’s syndrome, William’s syndrome, cerebral palsy, mental retardation, as well as various other genetic disorders.

Clinical Interests

General internal medicine with focus on hypertension, diabetes, and women's health, and primary care for adults with developmental disabilities.


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  • BS, 1987, University of Illinois, Bioengineering
  • MD, 1991, Northwestern University
  • Residency, 1994, University of Iowa, Internal Medicine