Linda A

Internal Medicine


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Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

1992 - 1999

Stanford Health Care

1999 - 2002

Owner Pinnacle Metabolic Medicine

2019 - 2020

Currently Practicing

Board-Certified Attending

Location :

Honolulu, Hawaii

Current Time:

05/12/2021 06:29

About Linda

Linda Anegawa, MD, FACP is a physician-educator, writer, and consultant dedicated to the treatment of metabolic and weight-related disease.

Dr. Anegawa graduated from the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine and completed residency at Stanford.  She also received an MS in Pharmacology during her time at Penn.  She has extensive experience working with a variety of healthcare entities to develop and refine lifestyle medicine and weight management programs.  Dr. Anegawa is also a founding physician member of digital health firm PlushCare, based in San Francisco, where she is actively engaged in patient care and consulting.  She serves on multiple medical and scientific Advisory Boards in the wellness, nutrition, and pharmaceutical space. 

Dr. Anegawa is certified by the American Board of Obesity Medicine, the American Board of Internal Medicine, and also by the National Board of Physicians and Surgeons.  Dr. Anegawa is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at UH-John A. Burns School of Medicine, and lectures frequently on topics relating to the disease of obesity.   Her work at JABSOM has earned her numerous teaching awards from the University including the Kaiser Foundation Most Outstanding Clinical Teaching award. 

Dr. Anegawa sits on the Obesity Medicine Association’s Outreach Committee and is an officer of the Hawaii Bariatric Society and Hawaii Keto Society.  She is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, and serves on the Hawaii Chapter’s Leadership Council.  Dr. Anegawa is also an active blogger, and she is a well-quoted authority, featured frequently on media outlets including The Huffington Post, Yahoo News, Fox News, Women's Health Magazine, and Refinery 25.

Work Experience
Founding Physician Member

PlushCare, Inc.

San Francisco, CA

2014 - 2020

Physician, Bariatric Medicine

Hawaii Pacific Health

Aiea, HI

2016 - 2019

Medical Director

OSR Weight Management

Honolulu, HI

2013 - 2017

Clerkship Director/Associate Chair, Undergraduate Medical Education

University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine

Honolulu, HI

2014 - 2016

Medical Director

Oahu Spine and Rehab

Kailua, HI

2013 - 2017

Site Director, Medical Student Teaching /Primary Care Physician/Bariatric Physician

The Queens Medical Center

Honolulu, HI

2008 - 2015

Notable Engagements
Research Interests