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Practice Philosophy

  • "I believe that all children deserve to have excellent medical care regardless of background and socioeconomic status. As a physician, my goal is to provide the best quality care to every child through evidence based practice, effective communication with families, and collaborative efforts with the entire healthcare team."

Honors and Awards

  • 2018 - Pediatric Practice Award
  • 2016 - Golden Apple Teaching Award
Dr. Reetu Malhotra joined Valley Children’s as a hospitalist in 2018.
Dr. Malhotra has extensive investigative research experience in pediatrics, anesthesiology and obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Utah School of Medicine. She has presented at several symposiums and has been published in the Work Journal of Oncology.
Dr. Malhotra earned her medical degree from the University of Utah School of Medicine in 2015 and completed her pediatric residency through the University of Utah, Department of Pediatrics in 2018.

Medical Education

  • Medical SchoolUniversity of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT
  • ResidencyUniversity of Utah Department of Pediatrics, Salt Lake City, UT


Research interests include global medicine and simulation.

Jacob S, Malhotra R, Bjella K, Chambers A, Sherpa A, Levy D, Fassl B. Assessing Opportunities for Improved Maternal-Newborn Health in Solukhumbu, Nepal. [Oral Presentation Western Medical Research Conference, 2018]

Smiley, K. Malhotra, R., Peche W., Langell, J. Unresectable Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Eight Years Later. Work Journal of Oncology, Volume 7, Number 1. February 2016: 17-20. [case report].

Malhotra, R., Bradshaw, D.H. The Effect of Breathwalk on Cortisol Levels in Patients with Fibromyalgia Syndrome. University of Utah Undergraduate Research Abstracts, Volume 11. 2011: 58. [abstract].

Additional Information

  • Volunteers with an NGO to provide medical care to asylum seekers at the US/Mexico border