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

Treatment & Services

  • Biologics
  • Bronchial Thermoplasty
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Asthma
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Graduate School - Emory University
Atlanta, GA USA

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - Loyola University Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Maywood, IL USA

Internship - Akron General Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Akron, OH USA

Medical Education - The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health
Columbus, OH USA

Undergraduate - Miami University
Oxford, OH USA


  • Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Disease
  • Internal Medicine - Critical Care Medicine

Specialty Interests


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 1/28/2020, Dr. Khatri 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.

Consulting and/or Speaking. Dr. Khatri receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker or member of an advisory committee for the following companies:

  • Abbott Laboratories

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

89 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
5 out of 5
Explains 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 5

44 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2020

I was able to get an appointment for the very next day. Outstanding !!It would have been three weeks to see my family doctor.

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2020

The treatment and concern and respect I received from Dr. Macmurdo and Dr. Khatri was beyond what I have received since I was a child and visited an old country doctor. Just first class treatment all the way !!!

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

my doctor is a wonderful respectful caring loving doctor

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2020

physician and CRNP were very attentive and really put thought into my complicated case. they even were going to get in touch with a specialist in seeing in the future at the clinic to inform them

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2020

Dr. Sumita Khatri is an awesome physician. I know she cares about me as a human being as well as a patient with a condition.

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2020

dr khatri and stephanie ( nurse) are wonderful. I am so grateful to have them on my team.

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

Dr. Khatri is an excellent doctor! She always listens to my whole story and tries to help every way she can. She is very easy to talk to and such a pleasure to deal with on my very complicated health issues. I cannot say enough great things about Dr. Khatri.

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

Dr. Khatri is the best doctor!!!

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

Dr Kathri and her team are super responsive. Impressively so!

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

Dr Khatri is exceptional and I feel like the luckiest person to be under her care.

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

Dr. Khatri's staff arranged the meeting and notified me. No hassles.

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

I first visited Cleveland Clinic (from Buffalo) in September 2017. I had come with over five years of coughing, restless sleep, hard breathing. Dr. Khatri solved the problem immediately. The video visit format has been our visits for 2.5 years. It's been wonderful not to have to drive to Cleveland. Keep it up, please.

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2020

I felt fortunate that I got into see the Dr. when I did instead of waiting till Oct. when they first said I would have an appointment

Reviewed on May 19, 2020

The video conferencing did not work very well, but Dr. Khatri and I figured out a way to make it work.

Reviewed on May 19, 2020

Dr. Khatri is amazing. The compassion she has for her patients is second to none. I am so grateful she is my provider.

Reviewed on May 19, 2020

she is a very excellent, caring and compassionate doctor

Reviewed on May 13, 2020

Everything went really well. I just love the doctor for my astma

Reviewed on May 13, 2020

Dr Kahtri is a wonderful doctor and person. I highly recommend her expertise and care to others. she us beyond the highest rating

Reviewed on May 12, 2020

Dr. Khatri just comes with a very special warmth.

Reviewed on May 12, 2020

Dr. Kharti is an amazing doctor.

Reviewed on May 6, 2020

my doctor has over and above concern for my health and well-being.

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

Dr. Khatri is an excellent doctor, especially kind, and listens carefully to all concerns. She has helped me a great deal.

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

Dr. Khatri, her nurses and staff always respond quickly and work together and with my other doctors when necessary.

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2020

Dr. Khatri is simply the best. I have been seeing her since 2013 for my asthma. She is attentive to your needs and concerns. She takes in consideration your side of your treatment and is wonderful at explaining everything. I could not ask or a better physician. Being it took me going to seven other specialist in five different zip codes to find her! Thank you Dr. Khatri. You gave me my life back.

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2020

Dr. Khatri is very connected to patients needs.

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2020

Best provider in my care.

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2019

Dr. Khatri made us feel very welcome. She showed a genuine commitment to help with the situation.

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2019

DR Kahtri is a very dedicated professional and has great passion for the healing/care of her patients,

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2019

Dr. Khatri was very kind, respectful, knowledgeable and caring. She showed true concern for my medical problems and presented me a plan of treatment.

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2019

wonderful appt. Doctor was very helpful, great listener, and very caring.

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2019

I would highly recommend this doctor

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2019

Dr. Khatri?s bedside manner in phenomenal. she truly displays care. she has an awesome personality while providing viable and effective treatment recommendations. She is truly an outstanding doctor.

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2019

my dr. was very thorough and considerate,and I felt good that her whole team was there.

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2019

Dr Khatri is absolutely excellent. she starts the appt w asking me,the pt, questions pertaining to holistic aspects of care. very open ended questions and really listens. she types on computer very skillfully as she looks at you. I have her full attention because of her interpersonal skills she elicits much information holistically and clinically she is very professional and very clinical sound I trust her tremendously she gets an A +++ for her care and expertise I travel 400 miles to see her. and she is well worth the travel thank you

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2019

I love Cleveland Clinic, and I drove 5 hours just to be seen by the best doctors in the world. I got all of my problems solved in one visit you guys rock.

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2019

love my provider

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2019

Dr. Kshatriyas, Was superb in her questions about my condition and listening to my responses. It turns out that her treatment plan has virtually resolved my condition.

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2019

Dr. Khatri is wonderful, wonderful, wonderful!!!! She listens carefully, is kind and compassionate. I am so grateful my mom has her as her doctor.

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2019

Dr. Khatri is what a doctor should be: extremely competent and kind, very patient, excellent listener, ambitious desire to figure out the cause and the cure.

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2019

Dr. Sumita B. Khatri is fabulous. she listens to me and involves me in making decisions about my healthcare. if I contact her through MyChart she responds in a timely manor. I feel very lucky to have found her when my asthma was out of control.

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2019

dr.Kathri was over the top in helping me and my husband at my appointment. She brought in 2 interns and Sarah Michelle and they all had good recommendations for me on my cough to do . We were very glad and happy with this appointment and look forward on the the treatment the prescribed for me to use

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2019

Dr us a great, empathetic, thorough, and invested doctor in my care

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2019

Dr. Khatri is excellent.

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2019

Dr. Sumita Khatri is an awesome doctor. She always treats me well and includes me in all decision making of my care. She treats me like a person not just a patient with a condition. I highly recommend her.

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