Dr. Lakshmi Nandiwada (known as Dr. Nandi to her patients) is Board Certified in Pediatrics and has been practicing in Manalapan, NJ for the last 25 years.
Dr. Nandiwada's practice has consistently been among the busiest in the area and many of her patients refer their friends and families to her. She has been voted the top pediatrician in the area by the Consumer Research Council of America.
Dr. Nandiwada received her medical degree and early training in India and went on to complete her residency at Louisiana State University (LSU) in New Orleans, where she earned an Outstanding Resident award from her department. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) for the last 20 years. Dr. Nandiwada believes in a holistic approach to wellness for children and teens, looking at the physical, mental, emotional and social issues that may affect your child's development.
Dr. Nandiwada is also a certified hypnotherapist, specialized in counseling teens with obesity, anxiety, depression, autism and other behavioral issues. She believes in spending quality time with each of her patients.
Dr. Nandiwada is affiliated with Jersey Shore Medical Center and CentraState Medical Center.