Sunny Bhatia, MD is the Chief Medical Officer for Prime Healthcare, Division I which includes Prime Healthcare’s 17 hospitals located in California and Nevada. Dr. Bhatia also serves as the Chief Medical Officer at Sherman Oaks Hospital and Encino Hospital Medical Center, two of Prime Healthcare’s acute care, community hospitals located in Los Angeles County.
Dr. Bhatia is an interventional cardiologist and he is quadruple board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Nuclear Cardiology, and Interventional Cardiology. He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology as well as the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions. Dr. Bhatia has authored numerous publications in notable peer-reviewed journals and presented his research at national and international conferences. Dr. Bhatia is also involved in many charitable causes including the World Children’s Initiative and the Uganda Heart Project, which provides cardiac care for children with congenital heart disease.
Dr. Bhatia received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Minnesota Medical School and completed an Internal Medicine Residency at the prestigious Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota where he received the Internal Medicine Outstanding Achievement Award. After completing a Cardiology fellowship at the University of Southern California, Dr. Bhatia pursued further specialty training in Interventional Cardiology. Dr. Bhatia also has a Master of Medical Management degree from the USC Marshall School of Business.