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Sarita Golikeri, MD, ABOM, CCMS

Sarita Golikeri

TPMG Williamsburg Geriatrics & Lifestyle Medicine

4125 Ironbound Road
Suite 201
Williamsburg, VA 23188

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FAX

(757) 808-5283

Office Hours

Monday: 8:15 AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday: 8:15 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday: 8:15 AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday: 8:15 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday: 8:15 AM - 4:30 PM

Languages

English

Testimonials

Last Spring, I had major surgery, which was successful, and also resulted in a weight loss of approximately 25 pounds. I now had a 25 pound “head start” in my goal to lose weight, but I had tried to lose weight on…Read more

Anonymous

BIOGRAPHY

MEDICAL WEIGHT LOSS PROGRAM IN WILLIAMSBURG, VA

Sarita Golikeri, MD, ABOM, CCMS is a local family medicine physician certified in culinary medicine – an emerging field of medicine that seeks to prevent and manage chronic disease and promote healthy lifestyles through cooking. .

The primary focus of Dr. Golikeri’s clinical practice is to help patient’s live healthy lifestyles through weight management and nutrition. In complement to this focus, she takes a special interest in preventive care in the young, and the young at heart, as well as the treatment of chronic disease including diabetes, hypertension, dementia, high cholesterol, asthma, and obesity. Dr. Golikeri’s motto is, “It is better to prevent trouble than to treat it.”

Dr. Golikeri is board certified in Family Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, and Culinary Medicine through the Tulane School of Medicine Goldring Center for Culinary Medicine. She is also a Diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine. As a culinary medicine specialist, Dr. Golikeri consults with patients on the management and prevention of conditions like diabetes and high cholesterol through diet and nutrition. She also sees patients who are struggling to lose weight and those who are experiencing difficulty maintaining a healthy weight.

Dr. Golikeri earned both her undergraduate and graduate degrees at the University of Chicago and her medical degree at St. George’s University in Grenada. After medical school, Dr. Golikeri returned to her home state of New Jersey to complete her family medicine residency at Somerset Medical Center, followed by a fellowship in geriatric medicine at the University of Pittsburgh

After completing her fellowship, Dr. Golikeri moved to the Williamsburg area with her husband, Dr. Vijay Subramaniam, a pulmonologist with TPMG Lung and Sleep Specialists in Williamsburg, and began practicing medicine at Fort Eustis in Newport News, providing care for active and retired military personnel. She joined TPMG Colonial Family Medicine in 2014 and in 2019 opened her practice, TPMG Williamsburg Geriatrics & Lifestyle Medicine

Dr. Golikeri enjoys sharing knowledge and guidance about living a healthier lifestyle, and is a practitioner of her advice, incorporating good nutrition and wellness practices into her daily routine and offers virtual cooking classes monthly. She also serves as Assistant Professor in the Department of Geriatrics at the Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM). To learn more about how our medical weight loss program and our culinary medicine practices can improve your health and wellness, or if you’re interested in taking her cooking class, call the office today to schedule a consultation with Dr. Golikeri.


In the News

Hampton Roads Show | October 2018 – In the Kitchen: Curried Lentils with Kale and Sweet Potato

Hampton Roads Show | June 2019 – In the Kitchen: Summer Vegetable Chowder

 

Dr. Golikeri’s Printable Biography

EDUCATION

Undergraduate: University of Chicago
Medical School: St. George's University
Residency: Family Medicine, Somerset Medical Center
Fellowship: Geriatric Medicine, University of Pittsburgh
Board Certified: Family Medicine and Geriatrics
Added Certification: Culinary Medicine, Tulane School of Medicine Goldring Center for Culinary Medicine, Diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine

HONORS & AWARDS

2021 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
2019 Virginia Living Magazine "Top Doctor"

Awarded recognition for three years by the National Committee for Quality Assurance Diabetes Recognition Program (03/14/2018-03/14/2021)

INTERESTS & ACTIVITIES

Culinary Medicine
Geriatric Medicine
Obesity Medicine
Nutrition and Weight Management Education

WHAT OUR PATIENTS ARE SAYING

I’ve been over weight for as long as I can remember… at least since early grade school. My weight has always fluctuated over the years and I’ve tried nearly every diet out there. Now in my mid 40’s, I was determined to…Read more

Anonymous

My name is John, and I am a member of the Lean Md program. I started the program in January 2021. The program has been a life changing experience for me and my family. The Lean MD products was a game changer…Read more

John