Gita Mehta, MD, is a board-certified internal medicine doctor. She provides primary care for adults, including preventive care and diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic diseases. Dr. Mehta believes that one of the joys of practicing internal medicine is the ability to cover all aspects of health care, both in optimizing health and treating disease, sometimes over several generations. She enjoys being a part of the UC San Diego Health System because it provides resources, support and access to excellent specialists. Dr. Mehta is a fellow of the American College of Physicians, a distinction that recognizes her outstanding achievement in internal medicine. As a clinical professor of medicine, Dr. Mehta is involved in training medical students, residents and fellows at UC San Diego School of Medicine. Dr. Mehta earned her medical degree at Panjabi University. She is board-certified in internal medicine.