Meet The Doctor
Dr. Sant attended medical school at The Ohio State University. She completed her residency at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. Prior to starting WholeKids Pediatrics, Dr. Sant was in a private practice for 10 years with a large pediatric group.
Dr. Sant is a primary care pediatrician who has sought out additional training in integrative medicine. Her interest in establishing an integrative practice was spurred by her concern about the increased use and side effects of many medications as well as her deepening respect for the body’s natural healing capabilities. Dr. Sant has received training in the use of botanical and nutritional supplements.
Continuing medical education in complementary therapies has allowed Dr. Sant to broaden her treatment options for both preventative and illness care. In 2008, Dr. Sant finished her yoga teacher training and infant massage training. In addition, Dr. Sant has finished prenatal yoga training. Finally, Dr. Sant has finished and 18-month herbal tstudies program and is a community herbalist along with being an integrative doctor.
Dr. Sant now lives in Jacksonville, FL with her husband, John and her parents. Dr. Sant's mother has Alzheimer's dementia and while challenging, she is honored to be able to care for her parents as they age. She is the parent to three adult daughters who still live up north.
Dr. Sant is a Columbus native and is a huge fan of Buckeye football. Dr. Sant loves to travel and her bucket list includes a safari in Africa and a trip to New Zealand. In addition, she loves reading, especially about food, eating great food, cooking and yoga (although she is not as flexible as she used to be).