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Dr. Shikha Mehta is an ABIM board certified Adult Rheumatologist.

Dr. Mehta completed her Internal Medicine residency at Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York; followed by subspecialty fellowship training in Rheumatology at Westchester Medical Center, New York Medical College, in Westchester, NY.
Dr. Mehta specializes in management of Joint and Autoimmune Disorders including Rheumatoid Arthritis, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Osteoarthritis, Gout, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Scleroderma, Inflammatory Myositis, Vasculitis, Polymyalgia Rheumatica and other Rheumatic diseases of the joints, soft tissue, and connective tissue.

She also performs various joint aspirations as well as joint and tendon injections.

Dr. Mehta is ABIM board certified in Internal Medicine (2012) and in Rheumatology (2014).
Dr. Mehta graduated from Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India. As part of her education, she also did clinical rotations at Baylor College of Medicine.

She was awarded Outstanding Third Year Resident, 2011-2012 during her residency.

Dr. Mehta was awarded Connecticut Magazine’s Top Doctor for 2017.

Dr. Mehta is deeply committed to the wellbeing of her patients. She is a dedicated and diligent rheumatologist and gives each patient her focused attention and understanding. She believes in working with the patients and helping them choose an appropriate treatment plan.