Dr. Poonam Desai is a leader in the health industry working with high profile clients around the world. She uses a holistic approach to create a personalized plan for her patients. Her approach is comprehensive and takes into consideration genetic analysis, laboratory results, gut microbiome, and lifestyle factors. She has a keen interest in precision medicine, anti-aging and longevity, fitness, nutrition, and health optimization.
She is an osteopathic physician who is double board certified in Lifestyle Medicine and Emergency Medicine. She is also double fellowship trained in point of care ultrasound and precision medicine. Along with concierge medicine, she also currently practices as an emergency medicine physician at Level 1 trauma center in New York City. She has worked as academic faculty at Weill Cornel Medical School and New York Presbyterian Queens for over 8 years, and served as an Ultrasound Director for over 5 years.
While medicine is a huge passion of hers, she is also a professional dancer, a wife, and a mom. She started dancing at the age of 5 and has been dancing professionally since then. As a working mom and someone who values self-care, she understands how hard “doing it all” can be. Her goal is to help you live a healthier, longer life.