Geetha Hrishikesan, MD, specializes in family medicine.
Dr. Hrishikesan has practiced with the Family Health Center of Montclair since 2007. In addition to her position at the Family Health Center of Montclair at Summit Medical Group, she is a preceptor for Rutgers New Jersey Medical School in Newark. Dr. Hrishikesan also has practiced with Children's Preferred Care in Lawrenceville, New Jersey.
Dr. Hrishikesan says, "My interest in preventive care inspired me to become a family practitioner. Being a family physician allows me to counsel my patients about healthy lifestyle options, ways to stay healthy during pregnancy, and how best to care for their growing children. I also enjoy taking care of families." She adds, "I listen carefully to needs of each of my patients to partner with them in decisions about their health and health care."
Dr. Hrishikesan is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and New Jersey Academy of Family Physicians. To her credit, she has volunteered for the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Endocrine Charity Clinic in New Brunswick.
When she is not working with her patients, Dr. Hrishikesan enjoys gardening and nature.