We welcomed Akta Shukla, a board-certified Nurse Practitioner, to Amin Medical Center in June 2017. Akta completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Temple University. She then graduated with honors from her Master of Science program at Thomas Jefferson University. Akta spent a number of years as a Nurse Practitioner caring for patients with complex, acute, and chronic illnesses in the nursing home setting. Prior to that, she was a staff RN at Hahnemann University Hospital on the med/surg unit for over 4 years. Akta enjoys her rapport with patients, while educating them about treatment goals and healthy lifestyles. She has an in depth knowledge of diabetes management, especially in regards to the South Asian diet. Akta is multilingual: speaking English, Gujarati, and Hindi.