Dr. Sapna Parikh is a health reporter for WNYW (FOX 5 NY) news. She is of Pakistani American descent, and grew up in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Sapna Parikh started her medical career as an intern at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Manhattan, New York. She earned her MD at the Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine and is a magna cum laude graduate of the University of Akron with a bachelor of science degree. She began her newscasting career as a health broadcaster for WCBS-TV (CBS 2) newscasts. After 7 years, she left WCBS-TV to join WNYW as a health broadcaster on the 10 P.M. newscast. Dr. Parikh resides in Manhattan, New York with her fiancￃﾩ.