Department Internal Medicine and Geriatrics
Primary Location Amherst Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Amherst Family Health Center
Primary Location

Amherst Family Health Center



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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Residency - Fairview General Hospital
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Medical Education - Kilpauk Medical College Hospitals
Chennai, India


  • Internal Medicine
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 12/13/2016, Dr. Sundaram has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

124 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.7 out of 5
Explains 4.7
Listens 4.5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.7
Knows Medical History 4.3
Time Spent with Patient 4.3
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.6

19 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2019

Excellent physician.........excellent bed side manner

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2019

love him. first Dr that actually listened to me

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2019

Having a Doctor of his professional ability is very rare. We are very thankful him as our Doctor.

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2019

very good dr.!!!!! compassionate!!!!!

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2019

dr Sundaram is an excellent physician and cares about my well being

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2019

his demeanor was rude and he was abrupt in speaking to me. I felt like he was agitated I was even there. his words and demeanor shut me down from saying what I was feeling. I will ask for a diff doc next time.

Reviewed on Jun 7, 2019

dr sundaram always has been very thorough with my health and still has a great bedside manner. he's one of the few doctors I think that can manage both well.

Reviewed on May 8, 2019

The doctor, other health professionals and office staff are consistently excellent, friendly and helpful.

Reviewed on May 6, 2019

only would not recommend because of the waiting issue. he is a very good doctor. just always running behind and patients have to wait to long

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2019

Best doctor I've ever had

Reviewed on Apr 8, 2019

Dr. Sundaram listened to my concerns very carefully, understood them, and provided recommendations based on the discussions.

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2019

over all a great experience with Dr sandurham and his staff. friendly and knowledgeable. answers all my questions regarding health issues and gives great advice or instructions.

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2019

Raj sanderum is an excellent doctor he communicates with me very effectively. always listens to my concerns and has very good knowledge and recommendations for treatment and great instructions

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2019

I would recommend my doctor and his staff to anyone very helpful with any health issues

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2019

Dr. Sanduram is great! He listens and explains things so they are easy to understand.

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2019

very good medical dr. very strait forth. and easy to understand

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2019

Best Dr. I've ever had! Listens and takes his time with you and really tries to help you.

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2018

wait time improved dramatically on latest visit.Dr. Sundarum is the perfect choice for me. He listens to what I have to and explains his diagnosis to my satisfaction.

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2018

Dr. Sundaram was very helpful initially in diagnosing my idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis problem. He is very knowledgeable and honest which makes my office visits much more productive. I have recommended him to coworkers, friends and also my son. It would be fair to say he is probably the best doctor I've ever worked with.

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