Tehniyat Shorish, MD
PGY2 -Resident Physician
King Edward Medical University
Why did you choose FM?
Its holistic approach and the idea of continuity of
care is very appealing to me. I want to practice medicine by breaking free from
the limitations of age, sex, and type of disease. Continuation and coordination
of care is the key, I want to be able to provide comprehensive medical care,
health maintenance and preventive medicine services to the whole community.
Why Kaweah Delta?
When I interviewed at Kaweah Delta, the thing I liked best was its institutional climate which felt very supportive and
reassuring. I felt it was a program that cares about its residents' education as
well as their future and sensed the environment to be conducive for learning
and growth as a medical professional. I saw there was a great camaraderie
among the residents, faculty and the staff. KDHCD is a myriad of cultural
and ethnical diversity, and it also manifests a great relationship with the surrounding community. I believe this is a strong academic residency
training program, where I can flourish as a competent physician and a
Favorite places to eat around town
Thai Basil, Tandoori House, and Fugazzis
Bicycling, outdoor activities, and enjoying nature I love to
explore new places, and have tried kayaking and jet skiing a few times and really had
fun doing that. I like to try new recipes, at times they work out and sometimes
they don’t :). And in enjoying all these activities the central component is my
Tell us something interesting about yourself
I love to write short stories and dramas.