“I believe in building a partnership with my patients. I enjoy getting to know each and every patient and treating them individually, which is essential to providing quality medical care.”

Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine

Areas of Expertise

  • Acute/Chronic Disease Management
  • Annual Physicals, Preventive Health, Women’s Health
  • Geriatric Health
  • Preoperative Physicals

Education

Residency

Mount Carmel Health Center
Internal Medicine
Columbus, OH
2008

Internship

St. James Health Center
Internal Medicine
Olympia Fields, IL
2005

Medical School

Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
Athens, OH
2004

Undergraduate School

Wittenberg University
Bachelor of Arts, Biology
Springfield, OH
1998

Professional Associations

Medical Society of Northern Virginia
Member
2012 – Present

Service Work

Current Staff Physician/Volunteer at Arlington Free Clinic, providing medical care to underserved patients in Arlington, VA.

Personal Interests

I enjoy playing tennis, cooking, yoga and reading. But most of all, I enjoy spending time with my family and all that Northern Virginia has to offer.

Biography

Dr. Ritu Cuttica is a board certified physician specializing in Internal Medicine.

She received her medical degree at Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed her traditional rotating internship at St. James Hospital in Olympia Fields, IL, followed by completion of her Internal Medicine residency at Mount Carmel Health System in Columbus, OH.

Dr. Cuttica has a special interest in women’s health, preventive medicine, and chronic disease management. She takes great pride in providing quality patient care and strongly believes in educating her patients while taking the extra time to ensure an understanding of a particular problem or disease state.

What Dr. Cuttica most enjoys is spending time with her husband and two children.