Dr. Parikh is board certified in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology. She has her roots in Sugar Land, having grown up there and graduating from Clements High School. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Biochemistry from the University of Texas at Austin. She attended medical school at The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston and completed her Internal Medicine Residency at University of Texas Health Science Center - Houston. After completing her residency, she underwent specialty training with a fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism at the University of Texas Health Science Center - Houston.
She trained in specialized procedures such as thyroid ultrasounds and biopsies as well as management of various endocrine cancers. After completing fellowship, she joined Diabetes America, a group private practice, and specialized in intensive treatment of diabetes both type 1 and type 2 as well as metabolic disorders. In 2015, she left and founded Sugar Land Endocrine & Thyroid.