Gavneet Sandhu, M.D.
Primary Location: Centennial office
Languages spoken: English, Punjabi, and Hindi
Dr. Gavneet Sandhu received his MD degree from Saba University School of Medicine. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital(Baltimore, MD) and Nephrology fellowship at Georgetown University Hospital (Washington, DC).
He was attracted to Nephrology early in first year of medical school when he was exposed to Renal physiology. His background in Biochemistry and Human Biology made seamless connection with understanding acid-base and electrolyte disorders. He went on to become a teaching assistant during his second year of medical school for renal physiology block. Exposure to complex dialysis population and vast kidney related diseases during residency further solidified his career choice in pursuing Nephrology.
Dr. Sandhu moved to Las Vegas because of sunny weather and great outdoor activities. He believes that KSOSN in particular is one of the most well organized and well-established practices with top notch patient care. KSOSN is a large practice which makes continuity of care easy regardless of where the patient maybe located in or around the city. KSOSN also offers a wide variety of backgrounds and expertise which makes knowledge sharing easy and accessible to help with best patient care. KSOSN also offers the opportunity to use the latest technologies and treatments available to treat a variety of kidney diseases.
He believes that kidney disease requires time and patience to be treated but most importantly it requires patient education. He values educating his patients the most to provide them with all the tools they may need to help make the right clinical decision. He believes making small changes in lifestyle like diet and exercise has immense impact on progression of kidney disease which Nephrologist play a central role to help promote and advocate for their patients. Modern medicine has also brought many tools that we can use to treat a variety of kidney diseases tailored for each patient.
Dr. Sandhu grew up in Canada and moved to US since starting Residency. He wanted to experience warmer weather and decided to move to Las Vegas. He is married and has a daughter and son. He enjoys traveling, hiking and painting. He can speak fluent English, Punjabi and Hindi.