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Dr. Nandita Mandhani is a neonatologist, an expert in caring for critically ill newborns. She enjoys managing complex medical and surgical problems, and considers it an honor to walk with families on some of the most challenging journeys of their lives. She has special interests in neonatal neurology, gastrointestinal disorders and extreme prematurity (when a baby is born before 28 weeks of gestation) as well as medical ethics, palliative care and teaching residents.

Mandhani earned her medical degree at the Chhattisgarh Institute of Medical Sciences in India. She completed a residency at Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia and a fellowship at Emory University.

Having resided in three different countries and witnessed the common thread of humanity everywhere, Mandhani is passionate about bridging differences, focusing on common goals and harnessing people's goodness wherever she goes.

  • Education

    Chhattisgarh Institute of Medical Sciences, MBBS, 2010

  • Residencies

    Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia, 2015

  • Fellowships

    Emory University, 2018

I believe in practicing with empathy, true understanding of each family's needs and honest commitment to serve our little babies.

Where I see patients (2)

    Smell the roses

    Wander outside into our Butterfly Garden in Oakland and our healing gardens at Mission Bay.

    Please check with your health insurance plan regarding coverage for this type of care. Not all providers at UCSF are covered by every insurance plan.