Our Medical Team

Dr. Anurita Mendhiratta, FACP

Medical Director

Dr. Mendhiratta is a Certified Medical Director in long-term nursing and served as the Medical Director of Palliative Care at Collingswood Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center before being named the facility’s Medical Director. She is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Internal Medicine as well as in Palliative Care and Hospice, and .she maintains a private practice in Montgomery County, Md. Highly-regarded within the medical community, she has held a number of staff appointments and committee memberships at Shady Grove Hospital in Rockville, Md., including Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Department of Medicine, and Chairman of its Peer Review Committee. In addition, she was a member of the Executive Committee of the Adventist Behavioral Hospital, also in Rockville. Dr. Mendhiratta earned her medical degree from Punjabi University’s Medical School in Patiala, India, and her diploma in occupational health and safety from McGill University in Montreal, Canada. She completed her residencies at the VA-Georgetown Program in Washington, D.C. and the Charles S. Curtis Memorial Hospital in Newfoundland, Canada. Dr. Mendhiratta is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.