Tala Dajani, MD, MPH
Tala Dajani, MD, MPH, is a pediatric and internal medicine educator with a passion to empower families and optimize well-being. Dr Dajani received her medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, after which she completed a Pediatric Endocrinology fellowship at Phoenix Children’s Hospital and received a Master’s in Public Health from the University of Arizona. While at Phoenix Children’s Hospital Dr Dajani cared for children as an endocrinology faculty member and served as the founding medical director of the Diabetes Center and Lipid Clinic, leading the program to the first national accreditation and Center of Excellence status. While caring for patients at Pediatric Endocrinology of Phoenix she furthered her expertise and experience in the endocrine care of survivors of childhood cancer, the special needs population, the transgender population, and those living with cystic fibrosis. Dr. Dajani was voted a National Top Doctor by her peers in 2009, 2010, 2012, and 2015.
Dr. Dajani joined A.T. Still University’s School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona clinical faculty in 2017, where she participates in the planning and implementation of the osteopathic wellness lifestyle and culinary experiential curriculum. She currently participates in adolescent care at the Children’s Rehabilitative Services weekly endocrine clinic and volunteers for Corbin’s Legacy nonprofit organization at Emerson Elementary in Mesa, Arizona. Dr Dajani enjoys playing viola, teaching yoga, exploring nature and practicing mindfulness in her spare time.