Sharnjit Purewal, MD
Dr. Purewal was born in Fresno and grew up near Caruthers. He went to UC Riverside for his undergraduate studies and attended Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit. After completing a residency in Family Practice in Stockton, CA, Dr. Purewal returned to the Fresno area where he has been practicing since 1993. He joined Primary Care Consultants in 2004. In addition to being a board certified Family Practitioner, Dr. Purewal runs the weight loss program at Primary Care Consultants. He is a member of the American Society of Bariatric Physicians (www.asbp.org) and he is the only Bariatrician in Fresno or Clovis who has been certified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Bariatric Medicine (http://abbmcertification.org/). Dr. Purewal also has an interest in Dermatology at Primary Care Consultants where he has a weekly Dermatology clinic. Dr. Purewal believes that prevention and education are the keys to good health. In his free time Dr. Purewal enjoys spending time with his wife and 3 children, playing tennis, and taking trips to the family vineyard in Caruthers. As an active member of the community, Dr. Purewal has helped organize the Sikh community to have an annual blanket drive for Poverello House over the last three years.