Kavita Kewalramani, MD, MPH, or Dr. K, as she’s known to her patients, is a board-certified Internist and Certified Diabetes Educator® who strongly believes in the “food as medicine” philosophy of Hippocrates. She provides comprehensive health care to the residents of New Providence, New Jersey, and its surrounding areas at K Primary Care & Medical Nutrition Center.
Dr. K completed 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 also completed her Master of Public Health (MPH) at Columbia University and achieved a Certification in Medical Nutrition at Columbia University’s Institute of Human Nutrition.
At K Primary Care & Medical Nutrition Center, 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 healthy foods, engaging in physical activity, and managing stress and sleep are important to staying healthy and should be a part of every person’s lifestyle.
As a Certified Diabetes Educator®, Dr. K possesses comprehensive knowledge of and experience in diabetes management, prediabetes, and diabetes prevention. She educates and supports patients with diabetes to understand and manage the condition. She promotes self-management of diabetes to achieve individualized behavioral and treatment goals.