CONTACT: Michael Ferlazzo: 570-214-7410
July 3, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DANVILLE, Pa. – Rishita Tiwari, M.D., has joined Geisinger Health System as a pediatric endocrinologist. She will see patients at Geisinger Medical Center, Geisinger Partners in Pediatrics-DuBois, 90 Beaver Dr., and Geisinger-Susquehanna University, 620 University Ave., Selinsgrove.
Dr. Tiwari most recently served as a pediatric endocrinologist at All About Children Pediatric Partners, PC, West Reading, Pa., since 2010.
She is a 1997 graduate of the Topivala National Medical College, Mumbai, India. Following medical school, she went on to complete an anesthesiology residency at Grant Medical College, Mumbai, in 1999 before completing family medicine and pediatrics residencies at Texas Tech University, Amarillo, in 2004 and 2006 respectively. During her pediatric residency, Dr. Tiwari was named chief resident following earning the Best First Year Resident Award in 2005. She also completed a pediatric endocrinology fellowship at Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Mass., in 2010.
Dr. Tiwari is board certified in pediatrics and board eligible in pediatric endocrinology. She is also a certified diabetes educator and a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, American Medical Association and Endocrine Society.
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