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photo Namita S. Ahuja-Yende, MD


Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine/Geriatrics

Medical Director, UPMC Heritage Shadyside Nursing Center

Medical Director, UPMC Health Plan I-SNP Program


Phone: 412-623-2700

Office: Senior Care Institute
5200 Centre Ave., suite 405
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Phone: 412-623-2700
Fax: 412-623-1235
Education and Training
MD, Seth G.S Medical College & KEM Hospital, India, 1994
Residency In Internal Medicine, Methodist University Hospital of Memphis, TN, 1999
Fellowship in Geriatric Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2005
Clinical Interest
Dr. Namita Ahuja began her medical training in her native country of India. She came to the US in 1995 and started her Internal Medicine Residency at Methodist Hospital of Memphis. She was Chief Resident for one year following her completion of her residency. She developed an interest for Geriatric Medicine during her residency. After completing her fellowship this year, she has joined the Division of Geriatrics and currently sees patients in a clinic at Canterbury nursing home.
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Notable Achievements
Pittsburgh Magazine, “Best Doctors”, 2016