Dr. Kavita Kewalramani
Dr. Kavita Kewalramani (Dr. K) is a board certified Internist who strongly believes in the “food as medicine” philosophy of Hippocrates. She did her residency in Internal Medicine at Overlook Hospital in New Jersey. Prior to that she did a year of residency in Psychiatry at Loyola University Medical Center in Illinois. She has also completed her Master of Public Health (MPH) at Columbia University and she recently achieved a Certification in Medical Nutrition at Columbia University’s Institute of Human Nutrition. She is affiliated with Overlook and Morristown Medical Centers.
Dr K combines her experience in medicine, psychiatry, nutrition, and public health to provide comprehensive patient care. As an Internist, she believes that chronic illnesses such as diabetes, high blood pressure and high cholesterol, can be managed with diet and exercise alone, or in combination with medications. She advises that eating right and engaging in physical activity is important to staying healthy and should be a part of every person’s lifestyle.
Dr K also strongly believes in the role of preventive medicine. She will provide preventive care including immunizations, screening for cancer and other diseases, identifying risk factors for disease, annual physicals, women’s health, discussing tips for a healthy and balanced lifestyle, as well as counseling on alcohol and smoking cessation.
Dr. K looks forward to providing her patients with timely and quality medical care.