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Nandkumar Dandekar, MD

Thoracic & Cardiac Surgeon

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  • Bio & Insurance Information

    Dr. Nandkumar Dandekar is a well-known thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Covina, California. He received his medical diploma from Seth G.S. Medical College in 1963. After getting his medical degree, he did an internship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. DR. Nandekar completed his medical education with a residency in anatomic and clinical pathology at St. Johns Riverside Hospital, a residency in general surgery at New Rochelle Hospital Medical Center, a fellowship in thoracic surgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. He is certified by the American Board in surgery and thoracic and cardiac surgery. His subspecialty is general cardiac surgery. This doctor is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Garfield Medical Center, Foothill Presbyterian Hospital, and Huntington Memorial Hospital. He was awarded the honors: ACS Fellow and ACC Fellow. He is a member of three medical groups: Society of Thoracic Surgeons, American College of Surgeons, and American College of Cardiology.

  • Education & Training


    Seth G.S. Medical College

    Medical School


    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center



    New Rochelle Hospital Medical Center



    St Johns Riverside Hospital



    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center


  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Surgery

    American Board of Thoracic Surgery - Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

  • Hospital & Practice

    Foothill Presbyterian Hospital

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (626) 963-8411

    250 S Grand Ave

    Glendora, California 91741

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    Garfield Medical Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (626) 573-2222

    525 N Garfield Ave

    Monterey Park, California 91754

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    Huntington Hospital

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (626) 397-5000

    100 W California Blvd

    Pasadena, California 91105

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  • Publications & Memberships


    American College of Surgeons