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Department Cardiovascular Medicine
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Medicine Department
  • Heart Failure Management
  • Heart Failure Section
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About Sanjeeb Bhattacharya, MD

Sanjeeb Bhattacharya, MD, FACC, is a clinical cardiologist and director of the Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction (HFpEF) Clinic in the Section of Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant Medicine, Tomsich Family Department of Cardiovascular Medicine in the Sydell and Arnold Miller Family Heart, Vascular & Thoracic Institute. He also is associate program director for the section’s advanced heart failure fellowship. Dr. Bhattacharya practices at main campus.

Specialty Interests: Cardiomyopathy (dilated cardiomyopathy), cardiomyopathy secondary to valvular disease, congestive heart failure (CHF), heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF, diastolic heart failure), pulmonary hypertension, infiltrative cardiomyopathies, restrictive cardiomyopathies, cardiac amyloid, cardiac transplantation, left ventricular assist devices (LVADs)

Experience: Dr.  Bhattacharya specializes in caring for patients with heart failure and is experienced in managing this condition to help patients maximize their quality of life. His expertise includes right heart catheterization and exercise right heart catheterization, endomyocardial biopsy and cardioMEMS implantation. 

Dr. Bhattacharya is board certified in internal medicine, echocardiography and advanced heart failure and transplant.

Success Rates: Cleveland Clinic has been rated the top heart center in the United States by U.S. News & World Report for more than 20 consecutive years, drawing patients from across the country and around the world. To learn about patient outcomes for specific conditions and procedures at Cleveland Clinic, go to

Dr. Bhattacharya is a graduate of Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia. After completing his internal medicine residency at Boston University Medical Center, he began his specialty training as a fellow in cardiology at Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Ind., where he was selected as chief cardiology fellow in his final year. Following his cardiology fellowship, he pursued subspecialty training at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) as a fellow in advanced heart failure and transplant.

Dr. Bhattacharya was named to the Cleveland Clinic medical staff in 2018 on completion of his UCSF fellowship.

Research, Publications and Speaking: Dr. Bhattacharya has published articles and abstracts related to heart failure research in peer-reviewed medical journals. He has presented at local and national medical meetings, speaking on some of the latest advances in the understanding and management of heart failure.

About Dr. Bhattacharya: “It is my honor to evaluate and treat patients with complex cardiac disease. We have the ability to work as a multidisciplinary team to approach each patient to provide the best care possible with goals of improving their survival and quality of life.”
Leisure Activities: In his leisure time Dr. Bhattacharya enjoys spending time with his family and pets and reading history and historical fiction with a particular interest in espionage.  
Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University of California
Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant
San Francisco, CA USA

Fellowship - Indiana University
Cardiovascular Disease
Indianapolis, IN USA

Residency - Boston Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Boston, MA USA

Medical Education - Drexel University College of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA USA

Undergraduate - Monmouth University
Long Branch, NJ USA

Residency - Boston University Medical Center
Boston, MA USA

Medical Education - Drexel University College of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA USA

Fellowship - Indiana University Medical Center
Indianapolis, IN USA

Internship - Boston Medical Center
Boston, MA USA


  • Internal Medicine
  • Echocardiography
  • Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology

Specialty Interests

Cardiomyopathy (dilated cardiomyopathy), cardiomyopathy secondary to valvular disease, congestive heart failure (CHF), heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF, diastolic heart failure), pulmonary hypertension, infiltrative cardiomyopathies, restrictive cardiomyopathies, cardiac amyloid, cardiac transplantation, left ventricular assist devices (LVADs)

Awards & Honors

  • 2017 David O. Taylor Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology Fellowship Teaching Award, Indiana University School of Medicine
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Sanjeeb Bhattacharya, MD.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 4/29/2022, Dr. Bhattacharya 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.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

218 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
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Listens 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

23 Patient Comments

Reviewed on May 13, 2022

He is an amazing and caring doctor n

Reviewed on May 10, 2022

Dr Bhattacharya is a very thorough and caring Doctor. He has done 3 or 4 of my heart catheterizations over the years with CC. Hopefully he will be a good replacement for Dr. Estep. Looking forward to working with him.

Reviewed on May 6, 2022

Very nice doctor.

Reviewed on May 5, 2022

The doctor was more than willing to answer question. He took as much time nessary to make my wife and myself comfortable.

Reviewed on May 3, 2022

Dr. Bhattacharya continues to care in a compassionate manner

Reviewed on Apr 8, 2022

Always a pleasant experience, very thorough and helpful. I always feell so much better afterwards. Dr. Battacharaya is a wonderful doctor, so thankful for him. He has helped me do much!

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2022

Dr. Battacharia is an excellent doctor. He really seems to care greatly about me.

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2022

Dr is always honest, straight-forward, answers all our questions, and explains everything!!

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2022

One of the best Doctors I've ever had.

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2022

Dr. B. Continue to be a caring provider

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2022

Dr. B was very personable and compassionate. He was very knowledgeable of my condition. I was very impressed with him, my daughter was also.

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2021

Smooth conversation. Dr is a good listener

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2021

Dr B shows care and concern by his expert listening!

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2021

I am very happy to have Dr Bhattacharya as my doctor. He is extremely knowledgeable and always takes time to explain and answer my questions. I feel that he truly cares about me.

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2021

He's a very good doctor.

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2021

My meeting with Dr. Bhattacharya and the scheduling of various tests were prearranged. I was not at all familiar with the Cleveland Clinic but the signs, markers, and especially the guides in the red jackets were very helpful. In had no problem getting to where I needed to be.

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2021

My interest was centered on heart transplants. Dr. Bhattacharya explained the new levels used by Cleveland Clinic and where I would likely be placed. He also explained that since I recently had LVAD surgery and lost a significant amount of weight, I would be in a better position if I would gain back my weight and strength. His comments were very helpful and encouraging.

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2021

Dr B was wonderful

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2021

My appointment with my doctor was wonderful he answered our questions and stayed as long as we needed him too which my sons and friend were very pleased with his quickness of the appointed time and complete information that was given to us about my heart condition. We were pleased about the whole day no complaints.

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2021

I have been very pleased to have my Dr on this journey and I will always be glad I chose the Cleveland Heart Clinic for a second opinion but wish I just started here years ago when I was diagnosed it

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2021

The best place to be where the staff the nurses and especially the doctor are trusting and understanding of their patients concerns

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2021

Dr B has always listened to our concerns. He explains what he believes is happening and explains the treatment he feels is best

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2021

I appreciate dr bhattacharya's professionalism and patience in helping me make the best out of a very bad situation that I am in. I feel hope and somewhat relieved when I leave

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