Full Name: Esha Kothekar, MD
Internship: Jacobi Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY
Medical School: Government Medical College, Nagpur
Hometown: Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
Why SVH Rad: Great work environment, and most importantly, amazing people. The attendings and upper levels care about your well-being and progress. They are dedicated to teaching and excellence.
Most Memorable Job before SVH: Preliminary medicine year. Particularly working in the Bronx. I got to see a lot of things, and they were....bizarre.
Favorite Movie: So many. Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, Dil Dhadakne Do, The Terminal, Argo, A Separation, The Crown, Friends, Game of Thrones.
Personal Interests/Hobbies: Playing badminton, travelling with my husband, trying new cuisines and petting every dog that comes my way.
Favorite Food: Hands down home-made Indian food (Marathi: gharcha jevan). I have tried many other cuisines, and each culture has something to offer. My other top five: 1. Japanese 2. Peruvian 3. Greek 4. Mexican 5. Ethiopian.