UC San Diego Division of Hospital Medicine Faculty


Dr. Nikhil Gandhi

Dr. Gandhi


Nikhil R. Gandhi, MD, FACP
Health Sciences Associate Clinical Professor


Telephone (619) 471-9186

Mail Code 8485



Academic Profile

Dr. Nikhil Gandhi is one of our new hospitalists who joined the Division of Hospital Medicine in 2011. He has been practicing as an internal medicine physician since 1999.  Before joining UC San Diego, he was a clinician at Sharp Memorial Hospital in San Diego and at Garrison Memorial Hospital in Garrison, North Dakota.

Dr. Gandhi earned his MD degree at Topiwala National Medical College, University of Mumbai, India and completed his residency training in internal medicine at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. 

He is board certified in internal medicine with Focused Practice in Hospital Medicine (2010).



  • Gandhi NR, Asudani DG. What Is the Role of Steroids in Septic Shock? The Hospitalist, June 2012.