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

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

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 is nationally and internationally renowned for the world’s best cardiovascular care, 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 http://my.clevelandclinic.org/heart/about-heart-vascular-institute/treatment-outcomes.aspx.


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.

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 Fransisco, CA

Fellowship - Indiana University
Cardiovascular Disease
Indianapolis, IN

Residency - Boston Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Boston, MA

Medical Education - Drexel University College of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA United States

Undergraduate - Monmouth University
Long Branch, NJ

Residency - Boston University Medical Center
Boston, MA

Medical Education - Drexel University College of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA United States

Internship - Boston Medical Center
Boston, MA

Fellowship - Indiana University Medical Center
Indianapolis, IN


  • 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

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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 4/30/2024, Dr. Bhattacharya has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. 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

341 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

49 Patient Comments

Reviewed on May 28, 2024

Kevin in Dr Bhattacharya's office was especially helpful and prompt in returning my calls and addressing my concerns

Reviewed on May 7, 2024

Dr B is a great dr

Reviewed on May 7, 2024

I love Cleveland HEART Clinic and everyone working with my doctors so very caring and helpful

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2024

Wonderful and caring physician!

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2024

Dr B was wonderful and really took his time to explain things.

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2024

Very pleased with the facility and the doctor

Reviewed on Apr 4, 2024

Dr Bhattachariya is very nice Doc who really takes his time to discuss any questions I ask. Very helpful

Reviewed on Apr 4, 2024

Every thing was very good and I enjoyed the help from Dr. Battacharia and Research Nurse Barbara Gus RN, BSN .Always very helpful both of them.

Reviewed on Apr 3, 2024

The staff was good but my Doctor didn't seem interested in what I was saying

Reviewed on Apr 3, 2024

I really like Dr. Bhattacharya. He explains things so that we can understand them.

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2024

It was nice to have a phone meeting with Dr. Bhattachariya. He answered all my questions.

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2024

I had the meeting with Dr. Bhattachariya. It was very nice meeting and he answered lot of my questions.

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2024

Always very good meetings with Dr. Bhattachariya and his team.

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2024

Great Dr.

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2024

Traveled 700 miles to keep in contact with this heart doctor. Highly respect his abilities

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2024

Dr. Buttacheria was absolutely so kind and took great care in reviewing my condition. His fellow Joseph was fantastic also.

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2024

I felt the video visit was a very good option given our distance to Cleveland Clinic. It allowed me to still see Dr.B without two days of travel.

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2024

I find these video visits extremely helpful because I do not live in Ohio. I am able to ask whatever questions I may have come up with since my last visit and Dr Battacharya always gives me complete answers.

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2024

Dr. Battacharia is very approachable. He explains things and answers questions professionally and understandably. He eliminates my anxiety by giving me the information I need

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2024

Dr Bhattacharya is the best. We respect him very much.

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2024

Very good visit with regards to updating the doctor and staff of what is ahead in the coming year.

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2024

He's a terrific doctor!!!

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2024

Dr B is wonderful

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2024

Worked seamlessly w/Dr.

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2023

This physician is extremely knowledgeable and very caring.

Reviewed on Dec 6, 2023

Dr. Bhattacharya. He hasn't given up on my situation and neither have I. He gives me hope the problem will be improved and we're in it as long as it take.

Reviewed on Dec 5, 2023

Everyone seem to work together the staff of the nurses to doctors very helpful. Make sure you understand what they say and repeat themselves so you do understand. I don't mind how many times it's awesome as the teamwork together

Reviewed on Dec 5, 2023

Had to wait 3 months for an appointment with this particular doctor which he was very good, just wish he wasn't so busy

Reviewed on Dec 5, 2023

The Doctor was phenomenal

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2023

Dr. Bhattacharya is a very kind and caring physician.

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2023

Love Dr Bhatachara he is so kind and caring l

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2023

Very Good visit with my heart doctor and everyone.

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2023

Since I do not live in Ohio, I find the zoom visits. Wonderful to stay in touch with my cardiologist, Dr Battacharya, and to address any issues or questions that evolve between appointments.

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2023

Provided detailed information, explanations were clear and helpful, took the time to review lab tests, etc. Physician was very knowledgeable and took the time to provide explanations for a variety of questions.

Reviewed on Nov 10, 2023

My appointment was 3:30 but only time to get an echocardiogram so Dr let me come at 4:30Friday had I been there at 3:30 know would have had more time. Caring to work around echocardiogram excellent Dr. Looking forward to having him take care of me so I live a long healthy life!

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2023

Dr. Sean is amazing. He truly cares about his patients.

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2023

Dr. Bhattacharya was outstanding in all respects!

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2023

Dr was very good with answers to my questions

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2023

Doctor Sanjeeb Bhattacharya was excellent. Explained everything in full detail. Kind and considerate to elderly patients.

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2023

We are so very grateful for Dr Bhattacharya's skill, care and compassion. We consider ourselves lucky to entrust care to him.

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2023

Excellent Doctor

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2023

We love our doctors and the lvad team.

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2023

I was able yo talk to the doctor at length and I was able to ask and get answers to all my questions and concerns .thats why I came to cleveland to get a second opinion as as I was unable to get answers in sandusky .

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2023

I saw Dr. Bhatachariya and he answered all our Questions. And tried to help us in every way.We appreciate the help he gives me all the time. I am very glad to have him as an heart failure physician.

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2023

Very good care and happy to be in cleveland Clinic and with Dr. Bhatachariya

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2023

Dr. Bhattacherya is the best!!!!

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2023

Dr. Bhattacharya and Barb Gusxwere terrific

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2023

Great interaction between the doctor and the nurse

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2023

Dr B is excellent, especilly explaining my treatment and caring about my health

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