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Rtika Ryfka Abraham, MD

Fellowship: University of Arkansas

Geriatrics Fellowship: University of Arkansas.

Residency: The Johns Hopkins University/Sinai Hospital Program

MD: Christian Medial College, India.

Biography:

Rtika Abraham, MD, is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at The University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.

Dr. Abraham completed her medical school in India, and subsequently worked for 2 years as a medical house-officer in a Christian Mission Hospital. She then completed her Internal Medicine training at The Johns Hopkins University/Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, followed by a Geriatric Medicine fellowship at UAMS, Little Rock. She worked as a Clinical Instructor in Geriatric Medicine for one year, during which she participated in NIH/Arkansas Claude Pepper Center grant to study effects of nutritional supplements on autonomic function in elderly patients.

She then completed a fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at UAMS, Little Rock, where she served as Chief fellow as well. Her clinical interests include management of diabetes, thyroid disorders, diseases of pituitary/adrenals, parathyroid disease and osteoporosis.