The Good Doctor of Mollem
Born in Sanquelim on 12th September 1982, in the remote village of Sanquelim, Prachi Vaidhya long desired to practice medicine and serve her community as a doctor. She came closer to her dream after completing her MBBS, followed by a Diploma in Child Health.Her career began with a stint at the Criticare children’s hospital at Campal – Panjim, where she served for a year before joining the Goa Medical College as an Assistant Lecturer in Pediatrics.
Dr Prachi Pai Vaidhya with her patients at Mollem clinic
It was only in May 2011, after her maternity leave, where she reached her long term goal of serving a village community at Mollem as their resident doctor and chief pediatrician. Her clinic also serves the people of Dharbhandora, Sacorda and Cormonnem.
When speaking of her clinic at Mollem, Dr Prachi exclaims: “My patients are served with the best of the medicines and treatment with no compromise.”