Sheila Jalalat, M.D.

Dermatologist and Yoga Teacher

Dr. Sheila Jalalat is both a dermatologist in her residency and a Yoga Alliance 200-hour Registered Yoga Teacher. Her main focus in teaching yoga is for cancer/chemo patients. She is intrigued by people, medicine and health and fitness. She is a big contributor to the scientific community, having published nearly a dozen articles, and has spoken and presented at numerous of national conferences. She strives to write about popular topics in the media today and to back them up with evidence-based medicine. In her free time, she loves traveling and photography. Check out her personal blog,, and Instagram MEandMD for similar topics.