Dr. Aastha Kalra is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, and has extensive experience in managing a range of acute and chronic illnesses suffered by adult patients. She has a special interest and expertise in preventive medicine, medically supervised weight loss, and disease reversal via weight loss. Having completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Hofstra University - NorthShore LIJ Health System where she served as Chief Resident, Dr. Kalra is a member of the American Board of Preventive Medicine, the Obesity Society, the American Board of Obesity Medicine, the American Medical Association and the Society of Physician Entrepreneurs.
Dr. Kalra’s therapeutic focus includes diabetes, obesity, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, metabolic syndrome and PCOS and her approach is informed by the medical literature. She helps patients form detailed, customized approaches that help them reach their healthiest state. Her intensive lifestyle changes for patients include diet, exercise, improved sleep hygiene, as well as stress management and mental health.