chief medical officer
Dr. Anita Nischal
Dr. Anita Nischal is an experienced Doctor of Integrative Medicine and a specialist in Women’s health and wellness.
She received a Bachelor of Health Sciences degree from Long Island University, as well as a PA certification and later went on to earn a medical degree from University of Health Sciences Antigua (UHSA) medical school and a PHD- Integrative Medicine. Dr Nischal’s dissertation was an innovative examination of the role Nutrition plays in Immunity and it’s relation to the the reoccurrence of Human Papilloma Virus.
Dr Nischal is a board certified practitioner of Integrative Medicine, she completed her Fellowship at American Academy of Anti Aging and Regenerative Medicine.
Dr Nischal’s 31 years of experience spent in practice includes curriculum development for Wagner College PA program where she pioneered the first course studies focused on Disease Prevention as developed by the CDC. She held a professorship at Wagner College Physician Associate program teaching Preventative Medicine for 5 years.
Dr Nischal is the founder of WHP Wellness- an integrative medicine practice which combines the art and science of healing to address the care of the whole person. She integrates conventional and complementary therapies to promote optional health and to prevent and treat disease by addressing root cause and contributing factors.
Additionally she has pioneered a myriad of vitamin and mineral protocols to assist members in navigating and understanding the role that ideal nutrition plays in optimizing homeostasis in the mind and body.
She has authored several publications and is a contributor to a number of educational e-book focusing on health and wellness. She is a prolific speaker and and has been invited to speak at many patient centered educational conferences where she strongly emphasizes patient awareness of lifestyle choices to improve chronic illness.
Dr Nischal has added certifications in Mindful Base Stress Reduction and Life Coaching to her resume in order to support her clients in her clinical practice. She has a passion for teaching her patients how to sustain a healthy life style balance.
Her personal wish, is for every person to understand that wellness is an ongoing journey that begins with a small lifestyle change that fosters progress and positive change in an area that is not working for you. She is a champion for empowerment because she understand that a successful wellness journey lies in the hands of the person , and she is there to support and guide them along the way.