Dr. Uma Senthilkumar is an American Board-Certified Family Medicine Physician (ABFM) with a Fellowship in Integrative Medicine. Her expertise spans the entire scope of family medicine, including acute and chronic illness management, preventive care, and health promotion for patients of all ages and genders. Before joining Reem, she worked as Primary care and Integrative medicine physician at Michigan, USA.
She earned her Doctor of Medicine degree from St. Matthew’s University School of Medicine, Cayman Islands and completed her Family Medicine residency at Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS), USA. Dr. Senthilkumar further pursued her passion for holistic health through a fellowship in Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona, USA.
Dr. Senthilkumar has more than 5 years of work experience and specializes in chronic disease management, including conditions such as diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, hypertension, lipid disorders, thyroid disorders, osteoporosis, mental health including anxiety, and depression. She emphasizes greatly on preventive medicine, offering regular check-ups, screenings, vaccinations, lifestyle guidance, and health education.
With experience in managing high acuity patients and complex healthcare needs, Dr. Senthilkumar is skilled in comprehensive care for patients with multiple conditions. She holds a formal medical degree in Siddha Medicine and has studied Yoga, Nutrition, and Reiki Healing.
With her multicultural experience, Dr. Senthilkumar brings cultural sensitivity and the ability to work effectively with patients from various backgrounds. She has lived and worked in India, Ireland, the Cayman Islands, United States and now in UAE, which has enriched her appreciation for different cultures.
She is an active member of professional organizations, including the American Association of Family Physicians, the American Board of Family Medicine, the Academy of Integrative Health and Medicine, American College of Lifestyle Medicine, and the American Medical Association.
Dr. Senthilkumar takes a personalized approach to patient care and believes in partnering with her patients to develop individualized treatment plans. By employing an integrative approach, she aims to gain a comprehensive understanding of each patient’s overall health and well-being.