At Advanced Endocronology & Weight Management, our goal is to provide the best possible care to address your individual endocrine needs, in a sincere and compassionate environment.

Our practice provides individualized care to patients who have or are suspected to have disorders of the endocrine system or disorders of metabolism. Such conditions include thyroid disorders, diabetes, adrenal disorders, pituitary disorders, polycystic ovary syndrome, parathyroid disorders, osteoporosis, obesity, metabolic syndrome and menstrual disorders.

Dr. Ritu Malik-Anand, MD, FACE
Board Certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism.
Board Certified in Obesity Medicine


Dr. Anand is the only physician in Monmouth County who is board certified in both Endocrinology and Obesity Medicine.

She provides excellent comprehensive Endocrine care using her ample clinical experience, the latest research and techniques and a patient-centered approach. She provides cutting edge diagnostic and treatment options for Diabetes including insertion and monitoring of Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) system. She also offers the latest in treatment options including closed loop insulin pump, personalized medication management based on latest evidence based guidelines. She has achieved tremendous results with many patients showing marked improvement in their blood sugar control.

She offers ultrasound guided evaluation of thyroid disease. She performs biopsy (FNA Biopsy) of thyroid nodules in her office, and she uses AFIRMA gene expression testing to evaluate thyroid biopsy specimens.

Dr Anand has been recognized multiple times for excellence in endocrinology and has received numerous honors and awards for it.
She has been recognized as the top endocrinologist in NJ for three years in a row.
She is the recipient of the prestigious Castle Connolly Top Doc award in 2019.




Dr. Anand is a board certified, fellowship-trained physician with a distinguished career in her chosen specialty of endocrinology. She has served as attending physician at prestigious institutions such as the Diabetes Endocrine Care and Resource Center, Rochester General Hospital, Rochester, NY; West Penn Allegheny Health System, Pittsburgh, PA; and Veterans Administration Medical Center, Buffalo, NY. She is licensed in the state of New Jersey and is as well known for her warmth and compassion as she is for her medical expertise.

She graduated from medical school with honors in microbiology, physiology and pharmacology. Dr. Anand completed her internship and residency from University at Buffalo and served as chief resident from 2004 to 2005. She completed fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism from University at Buffalo.

Dr. Anand has received multiple honors and awards

  • Best Resident Award for Excellence in Bedside Medicine
  • “Best Physician in America” award 2015
  • “Woman of Distinction” award 2017
  • “Top Doc of NJ” 2017, 2018, 2019

Clinical Skills Certifications:

  • AIUM Thyroid Ultrasound certificatiion
  • AACE Thyroid Ultrasound and Fine needle Aspiration biopsy certification
  • ISCD Certification in Clinical Bone Densitometry.