Leader in Medicine

Bihu Sandhir


Dr. Bihu Sandhir, MD has been warmly welcomed as “Best in Medicine” by the American Health Council for her dedication to the healthcare industry through her work as a physician over the past 27 years.

Dr. Sandhir always aspired to pursue a career in medicine since the age of four, benefiting from childhood insights into the rewards of the medical profession through her father, a surgeon who would later become her career role model.

Dr. Sandhir began her academic endeavors in India focusing her studies on medicine, enrolling at the M.S Ramaiah Medical College where she attained her MBBS in 1991. To further her training she moved to the US, in 1993 . This included an internship at Saint Francis Hospital in Evanston IL, Internship at the University of Connecticut and completing her Internal Medicine Residency at the University Hospital – University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. She went on to join as faculty.

Dr. Sandhir has upheld the prestigious role of Practicing Physician and Medical Director since graduating from residency . Initially she worked for the Health Alliance of Greater Cincinnati and was Medical Director of The West End Health Center . For the past 15 years she has worked with Kettering Health Network and has been in Leadership roles and Medical Director of Primary Care Quality for Kettering Physician Network for the past 7 years. Kettering Physician Network employs more than 600 providers, including physicians and advanced practice providers, throughout the Greater Dayton and Cincinnati areas. Kettering Physician Network focuses on patients as their priority and this elite multi-specialty physician group has a bold mission to ‘improve the quality of life of the people in the communities they serve’. Services offered include: Primary care, Endocrinology, Orthopaedics and sports medicine, Cardiology, Urgent care, Vascular care, Women’s Health, Pediatrics, Surgery, Urology, NeuroSurgery and Cancer Care.

Starting July 1st, Dr. Sandhir is taking on the role of Executive Medical Director of Primary Care at Premier Physician Network.

Displaying extensive expertise in Diabetes, Complex/ Chronic disease management and patient care, Dr. Sandhir’s daily responsibilities are centered on her work in the Internal Medicine Practice, where she provides primary care to all her patients, She spends her Administrative time is championing Transforming Health Care from fee for service to value based by heading projects such as CPC+, PCMH. She also works with Coding, Billing, Revenue Cycle and Managed Care Contracting.

Having been the recipient of many professional accolades, Dr. Sandhir is recently honored to have been featured in Dayton Magazines: “7 Physicians making a difference “ in December 2018 . She has spoken Nationally and Regionally for Medicare CPC+ Projects. She is Chair and member of multiple Committees. Dr. Sandhir is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and has had her OH State Medical License from 1996-2020 . The doctor attributes her success to her hard work and her natural passion for helping others.

Looking to the future, Dr. Sandhir plans to continue providing excellence in patient care and education. She is working on completing her “Certification of Physician Executive”. Additionally, Dr. Sandhir has set her long term goal of teaching Value Based Quality care to Providers and payers, whilst also striving to transform the world of medicine.

Outside of work Dr. Sandhir enjoys travelling, whilst her other hobbies include reading a good book and spending time with her family and friends.

Executive Medical Director of Primary Care at Premier Physician Network

  • Premier Physician Network of Premier Health offers you and your family one of the largest selections of primary care and medical specialists in Southwest Ohio.
  • That’s more than 650 physicians and advanced practice providers in more than 125 locations – from as far north as Versailles to as far south as Kenwood in Northern Cincinnati.

Source: Premier Physician Network

Past Physician and Medical Director at Kettering Physician Network

  • Kettering Physician Network employs more than 500 providers, including physicians and advanced practice providers, throughout the Greater- Dayton and Cincinnati areas. This network is an elite multi-specialty physician group
  • Dr. Sandhir provides primary care to her patients treating many illnesses to differnt aged patients.

Sources: www.ketteringphysiciannetwork.org