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MVHS Gains Hospitalist and Residency Faculty Member

UTICA, N.Y. – Vishal Vakani, MD, has joined the Mohawk Valley Health System (MVHS) Medical Group as a hospitalist and as a Faculty Member at the St. Elizabeth Family Medicine Residency Program. He has privileges at St. Elizabeth Medical Center. 

Dr. Vakani earned his medical degree at the American University of Antigua in Antigua. He completed his residency in Family Medicine at the St. Elizabeth Family Medicine Residency Program in Utica, New York. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Biological Science at Drexel University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 

Dr. Vakani is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, American Board of Family Medicine and the Medical Society of the State of New York. He is fluent in both English and Gujarati and speaks conversational Hindi. 

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