Dr. Alka Kaushik has been actively practicing medicine since 1979. She began her education at Lady Harding Medical College, completing multiple residencies and internships in India. In 1981 she came to the Unites States and completed an Internal Medicine residency at Lincoln Hospital, NY.
She then completed a radiology residency at Bronx-Lebanon Medical center followed by an Anesthesiology residency at Methodist Hospital in NY. Upon relocating to Pittsburgh, she decided to specialize in Pain Management, completing a fellowship at Allegheny General Hospital in 1993.
Dr. Kaushik provides full service pain management, from medication management up to and including interventional pain procedures. She holds certification from the American Board of Anesthesiology and has been a diplomate recognized by the American Academy of Pain Management. She is also a certified in acupuncture and has been certified in addiction management by the American Board of Addiction Psychiatry.
She currently lives in the Pittsburgh area with her husband, Ved (also a physician) and enjoys spending time with her two daughters among her many other interests.
Dr. Kaushik practices at the <strong>Dayalan & Associates Pain Management & Addiction Treatment</strong> office.