Kajal G. Zalavadia, M.D.
Inova Medical Group
Specialty: Obesity Medicine, Internal Medicine
Accepting new patients for: Obesity Medicine, Internal Medicine
Inova Medical Weight Loss Center
Dr. Kajal Zalavadia is a double board certified internist and obesity medicine specialist. She joined Inova Medical Group after completing her fellowship in 2012. She has a special interest in the management of medical weight loss patients, bariatric surgery patients and treating patients with malnutrition.
Currently, Dr. Zalavadia oversees the Inova Medical Weight Loss Program. She became interested in obesity medicine during her internal medicine residency where she wanted to focus more on helping her patients prevent and reverse any weight related medical condition and ultimately improve her patient’s quality of life. Dr. Zalavadia then went on to complete a fellowship in Obesity Medicine and Nutrition Support. She was one of the first in the nation to receive a board certification in obesity medicine.
A native of New Jersey, Dr. Zalavadia currently resides in Washington DC, with her husband. In her spare time she likes to travel, read novels and participate in outdoor activities.
Medical Education: St George's University 2008
Board Certification: Obesity Medicine, Internal Medicine
Residency: North Shore- Long Island Jewish Health System 2011
Internship: North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
Fellowship: Geisinger Medical Center 2012
Areas of Interest
Bariatric Medicine (Weight Loss)
Medical Weight Loss