Dr. Rekha Sivadasan

 

Dr. Rekha Sivadasan was born in London, UK and was raised in New York.  She attended Barnard College at Columbia University in NY where she received her  bachelor's degree in Biology, after which she completed her MPH at Columbia University School of Public Health.  She worked as an intern for the NYC Dept of Health while pursuing her master's degree.

Dr. Sivadasan graduated from  St. George's University School of Medicine in Grenada, West Indies and completed her residency in pediatrics at Westchester Medical Center (now Maria Fareri Children's Hospital) in New York. After practicing in NY for four years, she moved to Dallas, Texas where she has been practicing ever since.

 

 

Most recently, Dr. Sivadasan worked for Children's Health as a pediatrician with Children's Health Pediatric Group for twelve years, serving as lead physician at her practice for three years and then as an associate medical director for several Children's Health Pediatric Group clinics for five years.  She is board-certified in pediatrics, and is a member of the following:  AAP (American Academy of Pediatrics), Texas Medical Association, Texas Pediatric Society, Collin-Fannin County Medical Society.  She has been recognized as a "Mom-Approved" Doctor by DFW Child magazine.  

 

Dr. Sivadasan enjoys traveling with her husband and meeting people from around the world, but also loves to curl up with a good book when she can!  She enjoys cooking, listening to music and spending time with family and friends.  She and her husband are often quoted as saying "we feel blessed to have many children ---both at work and those belonging to our dearest family and friends who allow us to share in their lives".