Dr. Shukla is a Physician Volunteer at the ISW Free Health Stop for last 10+ years. On April 11th, during the Annual Meeting of Worcester District Medical Society meeting she was Awarded “Massachusetts Medical Society Community Clinician of the year 2023”
Dr. Shukla graduated from Gandhi Medical College in Bhopal, India. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Worcester City Hospital. Dr. Shukla ran a private practice for 5 years before joining Fallon Clinic (now Reliant Medical Group) in 1988.
Besides Primary Care, Dr. Shukla served as the Medical Director of the departments for Eating Disorders, Substance Abuse, Pain Management, Nursing Homes and Hospice.
She enjoyed her time spent teaching medical students, residents, nurse practitioners, physician assistants from UMass Medical in Worcester. She still enjoys volunteering for the India Society of Worcester, Public Health and Women’s Committee, and serves on the Board of Delegates for the Massachusetts Medical Society. After retiring in 2020, she continued volunteering at Covid Vaccination clinics.
In her spare time, Dr. Shukla loves baking, crocheting, gardening, painting, and going for walks around Walden Pond in Lincoln, MA (one of her late husband's favorite spots). But most of all, she loves spending time with her son, daughter, son-in-law, and 2 grandchildren.