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Avani S. Mehta, , MD

Avani S. Mehta MD

Avani S. Mehta, MD was born in India then spent most of her childhood in northern New Jersey, where her parents still reside. She graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in economics in 2003, then received her medical degree from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School in 2007.

Realizing her love for Philly, Avani came back to complete both her pediatric residency (2010) and pediatric emergency medicine fellowship (2013) at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. She then worked for Nemours Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children as an emergency department attending physician for three years prior to joining our practice in 2016.

Avani is board-certified in pediatrics and pediatric emergency medicine by the American Board of Pediatrics, and is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Avani lives with her husband and their two children. She enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, traveling and exercising. She is just starting to garden, and hopes to learn the piano and Spanish one day!

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