White Plains, N.Y. (September 1, 2016) – White Plains Hospital is pleased to welcome internal medicine physician Rachana R. Shukla, M.D. to its group of integrated physician practices. Dr. Shukla will be seeing patients at White Plains Hospital Physician Associates at 1296 North Avenue in New Rochelle, as well as White Plains Hospital Medical and Wellness at 99 Business Park Drive in Armonk, NY.
Dr. Shukla will be providing a complete range of routine, preventive and primary care services for adults. She is fluent in Hindi and Gujarati, and proficient in Spanish.
She received her undergraduate degree from SUNY Albany and her Medical Degree from Mumbai University in India. She then completed her residency in Internal Medicine at New York Medical College/Sound Shore Medical Center of Westchester, now Montefiore New Rochelle.
Dr. Shukla is Board eligible in Internal Medicine. She is a member of the American College of Physicians and the American Medical Association.
Prior to joining White Plains Hospital, Dr. Shukla briefly worked in private practice in New Rochelle. Her office is accessible by phone at (914) 235-8224.
About White Plains Hospital
White Plains Hospital (WPH) is a proud member of the Montefiore Health System, serving as its tertiary hub of advanced care in the Hudson Valley. WPH is a 292-bed not-for-profit health care organization with the primary mission of providing exceptional acute and preventive medical care to all people who live in, work in or visit Westchester County and its surrounding areas. Centers of Excellence include the Center for Cancer Care, The William & Sylvia Silberstein Neonatal & Maternity Center and The Ruth and Jerome A. Siegel Stroke Center. The Hospital’s Flanzer Emergency Department is the busiest in Westchester County, seeing nearly 57,000 visits a year. White Plains Hospital performs lifesaving emergency and elective angioplasty in its Joan and Alan Herfort, M.D. Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and Marie Promuto Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory. White Plains Hospital also has outpatient medical facilities in Armonk and New Rochelle. The Hospital is fully accredited by the Joint Commission and earned its recognition as a Top Performer for Key Quality Measures® in 2015 and 2013. The Hospital is also an eleven-time winner of the Consumer Choice Award, an honor given to the nation’s top hospitals by the National Research Corporation, and received Magnet® designation in 2012 from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). In 2014 and 2016, White Plains Hospital received the Outstanding Patient Experience Award from Healthgrades®, given to only 10% of hospitals nationwide. For additional information, visit http://www.wphospital.org.