Meet Dr Meenu Vaid, MD
Dr. Meenu Vaid is a triple-board-certified physician with expertise in Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases, and Addiction Medicine. Her journey in the field of medicine began with a mission to serve, heal, and educate. Dr. Vaid completed her medical degree and residency training at prestigious institutions, honing her skills and knowledge to the highest standards. Dr. Vaid's extensive medical expertise allows her to provide comprehensive care to her patients. Whether it's managing complex medical conditions, infectious diseases, or offering guidance in addiction recovery, Dr. Vaid's commitment to patient well-being shines through.
Wellness Coaching Accreditation
What sets Dr. Vaid apart is her dedication to promoting holistic wellness. In addition to her medical credentials, she is an International Coaching Federation accredited Wellness Coach. This unique combination of medical knowledge and coaching expertise enables her to empower individuals to lead healthier, more balanced lives.
Career Transition and Commitment to Patient Care
"For me, being a physcian is
a calling. I am passionate about what I do."
Dr. Meenu Vaid's journey as a physician has been marked by a dedicated career in the California Department of Corrections, where she managed level IV patients with multiple medical comorbidities for over a decade. Her experience within the corrections system reinforced her belief in the power of personalized healthcare. Recognizing the need in her local community, she made the pivotal decision to establish her own private practice.
Dr. Vaid's vision for her private practice is clear - a place where she can dedicate more time to each patient, fostering an ongoing and participatory relationship between physician and patient. She firmly believes that such a relationship is essential for patients to achieve optimal wellness.
In an era where the demands on physicians are increasing, and non-physicians are assuming a significant part of the primary care workload, Dr. Vaid remains committed to the high level of care that was revered in days gone by. Her passionate staff is dedicated to delivering a level of care that prioritizes the patient. Phone calls are answered promptly, and appointments are focused on you and your unique healthcare needs.
Dr. Meenu Vaid's life and education embody this fascinating mix of cultures. Raised in the heart of the Midwest, she ventured back to her roots in India to earn her medical degree from Mahadevappa Rampure Medical College in Karnataka, India. She completed her Internal Medicine residency at Louis E. Weiss Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Vaid's journey to becoming a medical expert continued with the successful completion of her Infectious Diseases Fellowship at Chicago School of Medicine in North Chicago, IL. This unique path led her to a broader perspective on medicine, integrating the knowledge and wisdom of two distinct worlds.
A Multifaceted Approach to Healthcare and Life
Dr. Vaid possesses fluency in Hindi, Punjabi, and Urdu, and she also has a passive understanding of the Spanish language. In her leisure time, Dr. Vaid takes immense pleasure in sharing moments with her three wonderful children and her husband, who is also a physician.
Beyond her medical practice, Dr. Vaid is a dedicated practitioner of yoga, embracing the principles of balance and harmony inherent in this ancient discipline. She has a deep appreciation for the great outdoors, frequently embarking on hikes, and cherishes meaningful connections with both her family and friends. Driven by her profound commitment to her local community in Morgan Hill, she invests her spare time as a devoted volunteer, contributing to the betterment of the community she holds in high regard.
Dr. Vaid's dedication extends beyond the realm of physical health, as she is also a noted author. Her inaugural children's book, titled "That's Me," was published this year, underscoring her unwavering passion for education and her aspiration to make a positive impact on the lives of young individuals.