Dr. Kirtane is board certified in internal medicine, allergy immunology and diagnostic and laboratory immunology. In addition to her private practice, she holds an academic appointment to SUNY, Downstate Medical Center. Pictured, Dr. Kirtane (center) and her staff, her medical assistant, Sandy (left) and her receptionist, Jessie, welcome patients to her office at 114-12 Beach Channel Drive, suite 7, in Rockaway Park. The office can be reached at 718- 318-6021. Dr. Yashodhara Kirtane has been practicing medicine in the Rockaway since 1991, and her practice offers care to adult patients in the community seeking internal medicine services. She also offers specialty care for allergies and clinical immunology issues to both adults and the pediatric population as well. The practice is focused on an individual approach to diagnosis and treatment. Dr. Kirtane's particular emphasis is on maintaining the optimal health of her patients by promoting healthy lifestyles. Her practice blends traditional medicine with complementary modalities, such as healthy eating habits, use of herbal supplements and managing stress.