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Shilpa P. Saxena

Shilpa P. Saxena


Forum Health


Chief Medical Officer



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Shilpa P. Saxena, MD, IFMCP serves as the Medical Director of Forum Health’s Tampa location as well as Chief Medical Officer for Forum Health. Dr. Saxena is internationally known for her contributions to the development and institution of the lifestyle-based group medical appointment model with her Group Visit Toolkits and has been awarded for her work with her online patient education platform, Living Wellness University.  Dr. Saxena graduated from the University Of Florida College Of Medicine through the prestigious Junior Honors Medical Program. She completed her Family Practice residency training at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Jacksonville, Florida while serving as Chief Resident and receiving additional Certification in Low-Risk Obstetrics.

Areas of Expertise

Gut Health | Autoimmune Conditions | Medical Weight Loss | Longevity & Regenerative Medicine | Hormone Health

Company Overview

Forum Health is a nationwide provider of personalized, innovative and transformative health care services and clinics designed to help patients achieve their health goals and setting a new standard for healthcare. Forum Health leaders are advocates for patients and practitioners — curious and committed to solving problems. With extensive healthcare backgrounds, they lead expert teams dedicated to helping people live their best lives.


Dr. Saxena is an avid painter and just opened an art studio in Historic Ybor called Shakti Works. She loves traveling internationally and learning about new cultures, hiking through beautiful forests and mountains and spending time with her family whenever they can be together. She enjoys her daily morning walk with her dog, Yogi, and husband.