Physicians & Providers
Kanwar T. Mahal, M.D.
Internal Medicine and Weight Management
Board Certified Internal Medicine Physician, Dr. Kanwar T. Mahal is the medical director of the Primary Care and Weight Management Center. Dr. Mahal obtained his Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) degree in 1998, at M.S. Ramaiah Medical College in Banglore, India. Dr. Kanwar Mahal then began his Internal Medicine residency training program at Louisiana State University and went on to complete his third year of Internal Medicine Residency training program at the University of Southern California. In 2008, Dr. Mahal became certified with the American Board of Internal Medicine. With over a decade of experience in the medical field, he has worked with recognized physicians in developing his approach to medically managed weight loss. Dr. Mahal is one of the few physicians in the Central Valley contracted with the Sante Community for medically managed weight loss and pre-bariatric surgical candidates, making him one of the top choices to help you safely and effectively achieve your goals. Dr. Mahal is an active member of the American Medical Association, American Board Of Internal Medicine, Medical Board of California, and the American Board of Obesity Medicine.
Amber K. Mahal, M.D.
Family Practice Physician
Dr. Amber K. Mahal, Family Practice Physician joined our practice in February 2006. Dr. Amber Mahal obtained her Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Manitoba in 1992. She continued her education at M.S. Ramaiah Medical College in Bangalore where she obtained her Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) Degree. Dr. A. Mahal then started her residency and training programs at Louisiana State University, Health Sciences Medical Center. After moving to Fresno, she continued her residency training program at UCSF Fresno, Community Regional Medical Center which she completed in 2008.Dr. Amber Mahal is an active member of the American Medical Association, American Board Of Obesity Medicine, and the American Academy Of Family Physicians. Dr. Amber Mahal takes a special interest in improving our well woman services, and dedicates her time to making advances in our medically managed weight loss program.
Vivianne Currier, P.A.-C
Family Practice Physician Assistant
Vivianne Currier, P.A. - C, joined our practice in February 2007. Vivianne graduated from the University of San Diego in 1994 with a Bachelor of Arts degree, and majored in Sociology and Spanish Literature. She continued her education at Stanford University, and in 2005 graduated from the Primary Care Physician Assistant Program. Vivianne completed her two year preceptorship with Grossmont Family Medical Group and Northwest Medical Group in 2005, which included rotations in urgent care, pediatrics, family practice, internal medicine and convalescent home care. Vivianne had the opportunity to live in Switzerland for over a year, and continues to enjoy traveling abroad. Vivianne is an active member of the California Academy of Physician Assistants, and the American Academy of Physicians Assistants. Vivianne speaks English, Spanish, and French Fluently. Vivianne takes a vast interest and dedication into providing dependable improvement in preventative care.
Aileen Hamayelian, R.D.
Aileen Hamayelian, RD is our Registered Dietitian and has been with the Weight Management Program for over two years. Aileen graduated from California State University in Fresno with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in human food and nutrition and a minor in psychology. She completed the Fresno State Dietetic internship and become registered with Commission on Dietetic Registration in August 2008. Aileen also has a certification in adult weight management. She has a passion in understanding the physiology of human nutrition and her goal is helping others with their complex nutritional needs and achieving a healthier lifestyle.