Dr Nayana Shah is a Fellow of Royal NZ college of GP with special training and interest in a holistic approach to treating patients. Originally from India, she has been working in general practice in NZ for over 15 years.
Throughout her time in general practice she developed a keen interest in prevention and an integrative approach. It is her experience that by optimizing nutrition and lifestyle factors many chronic diseases can be managed with less medication. She pays close attention to lifestyle, diet, stress, nutrient status and hormonal balance. She is deeply devoted to prevention and root cause resolution of illnesses.
As a medical doctor she has diagnostic skills, investigation ability- labtest, radiology etc. plus ordering functional tests and interpreting them to come to root cause diagnosis. She carefully monitors the response to treatment by regular clinical follow up as well as investigation as appropriate. Over many years of medical practice and personal development, she has developed the ability to listen to her patients with full presence. This is what is most valued by her patients.
Her special interest areas are women’s health issues from teenage to menopause. children’s health and chronic diseases like diabetes, hypertension, anxiety, depression and IBS read more.