Scientific Advisor

SANDEEP SODHI, MD

Endocrinologist

SANDEEP SODHI, MD 
ABIM Board certified Endocrinologist
Endocrinologist, New Foundation Medical Group, Newport Beach, CA

Sandeep Sodhi, MD, graduated from Maulana Azad Medical College. He completed his fellowship in Endocrinology at UCLA Medical Center. His goal is to provide compassionate and cutting-edge medical care to patients while educating
primary care providers about latest treatment options for endocrine disorders.

Dr. Sodhi has over a decade of medical experience, as well as board certifications in Endocrinology, Internal Medical Certified for thyroid ultrasound and biopsy, as well as, a certified clinical densitometrist. He is currently a practicing Endocrinologist at New Foundation Medical Group in Newport Beach, California. Dr. Sodhi speaks English, Hindi and Punjabi.

Certifications
ABIM Board certified in Endocrinology
ABIM Board certified in Internal Medicine Certified for thyroid ultrasound and biopsy.
California Unrestricted Medical License Certified Clinical Densitometrist.

Education
Fellowship in Endocrinology UCLA Medical Center
Principal Co-investigator IRAS Family-2 study, UCLA
Medical School: 1995, MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery) University of Delhi, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India
Residency in Internal Medicine:
2007 – Drexel University College of Medicine (MCP-Hahnemann), Philadelphia, PA
2002 - June 2003: Residency (PGY-1) in Internal Medicine Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center, NY
2002 - Attending Physician/Assistant professor in Internal Medicine University of Delhi, Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India
2000 - Three Years Residency (Board certified in Internal Medicine) University of Delhi, Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India
1997 - Rotatory Internship Maulana Azad Medical College and Associated Hospitals, New Delhi, India

Research
Principal Co-Investigator (PI): UCLA for Insulin Resistance Atherosclerosis (IRAS) Family-2 Study: Aimed at study of new risk factors and genetic markers of insulin resistance and atherosclerosis in family members of original IRAS study participants. 2005 to 2007
MD Thesis: “Study of Metabolic Control in NIDDM patients with macro vascular complications”- One-year Thesis research project during PGY-2 submitted to University of Delhi, India. 1998-1999

Publications
Sodhi S, Lee R, Ezecowitz M. Chronic antithrombotic therapy in post-myocardial infarction patients. Cardiol Clin. 2008, May;26 (2):277-88. Clin Geriatr Med. 2006,22:167-82.
Sodhi S, Sinha RSK, Kansra U, Talib VH. Macro vascular complications in NIDDM Patients. Journal of Indian Society of Hospitals (JOSH). 2000,07:70-73.
Sodhi S, Sinha RSK, Kansra U, Gandhi V. Hypertension and Microalbuminuria in NIDDM Patients. Journal of Association of physicians of India (JAPI). 2000,05:55-58
Sodhi S, Gupta B, Kansra U, Sharma C. Microalbuminuria and cardiovascular disease in NIDDM Patients. Journal of Association of physicians of India (JAPI). 2000,03:36-39
Sodhi S. Post vaccination (Rabies neural vaccine) optic neuritis -A case report, Journal of Internal Medicine India (JIMI). 1999,76:26-28.
Sodhi S. Disseminated cysticercosis – A case report, Journal of Internal Medicine India (JIMI). 1998,39:57-59.
Sodhi S. Two clinical pharmacological projects, which involved critical analysis of the effects of various drugs on duodenal ulcer and management of anaerobic liver abscess. Journal of Association of Physicians of India (JAPI). 1998,16:19-21.   

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