Dr. Parikh is the Chief Medical Editor of HealthiNation, board certified Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, an American Academy of Pediatrics spokesperson and is a Clinical Asst. Professor of Pediatrics at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. She sees patients at Pediatrics of New York in Manhattan. Dr. Parikh received her undergraduate degree from Columbia University, medical degree from University of Medicine and Dentristry of New Jersey (Rutgers) and post graduate training in Pediatrics from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Dr. Parikh’s special interests are in preventive medicine, advocacy and patient education.