Endocrine and Diabetes Associates, LLC

Our Physicians:

Dr. Patricia Petrick received her MD degree from the University of Pittsburgh and her BS and MS degrees from the Pennsylvania State University.  Her post-graduate training included internships at the University of Pittsburgh as well as residency and appointment as Chief Resident at the University of California at San Diego.  She completed her endocrine fellowships at Scripps Clinic and Research Foundation in La Jolla, CA and at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD. 

Dr. Petrick is board certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism as well as in Internal Medicine.  She is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and memberships include the American Diabetes Association, the Endocrine Society, the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, the American Medical Association, Maryland Med Chi and the Montgomery County Medical Society.

She has previously been a clinical instructor at Georgetown University Medical School.  Dr. Petrick has been in private practice since 1985.

Dr. Linda Liu is Board Certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism as well as in Internal Medicine.  She received her medical degree at Brown University Medical School and her BA at Wellesley College in Massachusetts.  Dr. Liu completed her Internship and Residency at Hahnemann University in Pennsylvania and her Fellowship at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD where she went on to serve as Adjunct Scientist at the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development.

Dr. Liu is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, and a member of the Endocrine Society and the American Diabetes Association.  She has been named Top Doctor by Washingtonian Magazine and Consumers' Checkbook.  

Dr. Liu is fluent in English, Chinese and French.  She has been in private practice since 1988.

Dr. Beatriz Chanduvi received her medical degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine and her BA degree in Biology from the University of Virginia College of Arts and Sciences. She completed her Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Miami and her Fellowship in Endocrinology at the University of Maryland.

Dr Chanduvi is Board Certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism and is a Fellow of the American College of Endocrinology. She is a member of the Endocrine Society and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists. Dr Chanduvi is bilingual in English and Spanish and has been in private practice since 1997. 

Dr. Archana Shetty received her Medical degree from Mangalore University, India.  After moving to the United States in 1992, she did her Internal Medicine Residency at Prince George’s Hospital Center located in Cheverly, MD.  She completed her fellowship in endocrinology and metabolism at the University Of Maryland Medical Systems Of Baltimore.  She then continued there as a Clinical Assistant Professor pursuing her research interest in diabetes.

Dr. Shetty is Board Certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism. She is a member of the Endocrine Society and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologist.  She joined Endocrine and Diabetes Associates, LLC in August of 2000 and has been in private practice since then. She is fluent in several Indian languages.

Dr. Anurag Gupta finished her medical schooling at Delhi University, India.  She moved to the U.S. in 1996 and started her residency at Good Samaritan hospital where she was Chief Resident during her 3rd year of Internal Medicine residency.  Her interest in endocrinology deepened during her research and clinical endocrine rotations at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

She went on to do her fellowship in endocrinology and metabolism at the NIH.  She did clinical training at the National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Disease.  Her research at NIDCR involved bone metabolism, osteoporosis and phosphorus wasting.

Dr. Gupta is Board Certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism as well as Internal Medicine.  She is a member of the Endocrine Society and the American Diabetes Association.   She has been in clinical practice since 2003.


Dr. Yemul Almecci received her medical degree from Kasturba Medical College in India in 2005. A native of Pennsylvania, Dr. Almecci attended Temple University in Philadelphia, PA for her undergraduate studies. She completed her Internship and Residency training in Internal Medicine as well as her Fellowship training in Endocrinology and Metabolism at Stony Brook University Medical Center in New York.

Dr. Almecci is board certified in  Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism and Internal Medicine. She is a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinology, Endocrine Society and of the American Thyroid Association.

In her spare time, Dr. Almecci’s enjoys spending time with her family, drawing and painting, yoga, cooking and reading. She is also bilingual in English and Hindi. She joined our practice in September, 2012.