Facts of Anjali Ramkissoon
Dr. Anjali Ramkissoon, a US hospital employee made headlines, when she was videotaped attacking an Uber driver, while she was drunk. The video featuring her notorious act was brought by media in 2016. She was later fired by the Jackson Health System, where she was working as a neurologist in Miami.
As of 2019, Anjali is working as a psychiatrist in Biscayne Park, Florida. Further, she also works as a family medicine doctor. However, there isn't any detailed information regarding which hospital she is affiliated with.
Further, let's check out Dr.Anjali's personal life, career, net worth, viral video, wiki, and her present life!
Anjali Ramkissoon Net worth and salary
Before becoming viral on YouTube as a wild doctor, she used to work as a neurology resident at Jackson Health System in Miami, Florida. There isn't any recorded information about her personal earnings or annual salary. However, based on assumptions, it can be estimated that she might have earned $5,000 a month as a resident for Jackson Health System for a short period.
As of 2019, Anjali is now a licensed psychiatrist, working in Biscayne Park in Miami. The exact net worth of Dr.Anjali is not known yet, as she just began her medical career. As per the estimation, Dr.Anjali might have a net worth of $200,000.
CAPTION: Anjali Ramkissoon during a vacation in Miami
Further as a family medicine doctor, she may have an annual salary of $40,000.
The average resident salary in 2017 was $57,200, compared with the average pay of $247,319 for licensed medical doctors.
As for the information, Cardiology interns earn $62,000. The lowest-paid residents are in family medicine. They earn an average of $54,000, while residents in emergency and internal medicine make $55,000.
Anjali Ramkissoon Viral Video, Medical Career, Suspension, and a Neurologist
Anjali, an Indian-born American doctor instantly became famous as the "drunk girl who attacked an Uber driver". In2016, she was in her fourth-year at the University of Miami and was a licensed resident neurologist working at Jackson Health System.
What was the incident that costs her a $60,000 paying medical job?
In January 2016, a video titled "Drunk Girl Tries To Hijack An Uber and Destroys His Car!" was made public through YouTube. The video which has more than 8 million views, showed Anjali violently attacking and screaming at the driver, throwing things out, and destroying the car.
During the attack, Anjali loudly cursed at the driver which forced him to call for an emergency. Anjali, at that time, was severely drunk and even pulled a fight upon the arrival of the police.
Soon after realizing the situation, Anjali started crying, apologizing, and claiming that she would lose her medical license if she got arrested. However, the Uber driver declined to press charges and even remain anonymous. He instead decided to take a cash settlement with a minimum amount.
Check out the 2016 video featuring Anjali Ramkissoon attack!
Suspension from Jackson Health System and further study
After the incident, Anjali was heavily backlashed by the citizens of the United States and India. Even more, she also received threat calls from strangers.
Jackson Health System placed her on administrative leave after the video surfaced and she was fired from her position in April 2016.
CAPTION: Anjali Ramkissoon during her job at Jackson Health System
Furthermore, the University of Miami removed all the pages mentioning her name since the incident. Also, Uber suspended her account even while the case was still being investigated.
However, Anjali later got her MD from the St George University and now works as a psychiatrist in Florida.
Anjali Ramkissoon on Good Morning America and ABC News: I'm Sorry!
Following the incident, Anjali Ramkissoon had a terrible experience in her personal life. She was devasted, fired from her job, backlashed by the people and was heavily criticized for her actions.
Later, she appeared on several interviews explaining her part of a story. Some of her appearances, where she apologizes include the show "Good Morning America!", and on ABC News.
Anjali apologized to the driver publicly and admitted that she was very much ashamed of the act. However, people still threatened her with unimaginable names and death calls. As a matter of fact, she doesn't have any social accounts and stays far from the gaze of the public.
Anjali Ramkissoon Personal life, Education and Boyfriend
In an interview with 'Good Morning America', Anjali stated that just before the attacking incident, she had broken up with her boyfriend radiologist Sean O'Neill, which she claims to be the outburst of her frustration on the Uber driver.
CAPTION: Anjali Ramkissoon with her ex-boyfriend
There is not much information about Anjali's childhood, parents, and siblings. As per the interview with ABC News, it was known that she has a sister named Kavita Ramkissoon. Her father used to be a truck driver, while her mother was a secretary.
It is known that Anjali completed her high school from North Miami Beach High School. She did her undergraduate study from Barry University. Later, she did her MD from St. George University Medical School in Grenada.
In addition, Florida State Medical License approved her as a licensed doctor, which will be active through 2019.
Anjali Ramkissoon Facts
- Age: 32 years as of 2019
- Birthplace: India
- Height: 5 feet
- Weight: 45 kg (100 lbs)
- As of 2019, Anjali is now a licensed Psychiatrist
- She specializes in neurology and was the member of Epilepsy research team