Dr. Sandeep Khandhar, MD

Dr. Sandeep Khandhar, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
43 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Sandeep Khandhar, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Falls Church, VA and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in thoracic surgery.

Inova Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery

2921 Telestar Ct

Falls Church, VA 22042
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Khandhar performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Lung Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
very high
more than 97% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Khandhar's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Chest Wall Mass
  • Chest Wall Tumor
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Mass
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease

15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Texas Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Of Texas Medical School, San Antonio, Thoracic Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Khandhar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Khandhar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Khandhar to family and friends
24 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Khandhar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I recently met Dr. Sandeep Khandar for lung surgery. Doctor Khandar and his team/staff provided excellent service and were extremely polite and courteous. They explained everything in detail. All went well and the whole experience, although very scary, was easier with their assistance.
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We can't say enough good things about Dr. Khandhar, he is absolutely wonderful! Not only is he brilliant but he made our son, who suffers from severe anxiety due to previous surgeries, feel 100% confident in his ability. He was responsive and kind and he turned a miserable situation into a...more
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I feel deep gratitude to Dr Khandhar for what he has done for me before surgery and during the surgery to remove my right middle lobe. He gave me confidence especially the night before the surgery I was very down and out of nowhere I got a call from him. After our conversation I slept with...more
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you will NEVER find a better doctor
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Dr Khandhar performed a lobectomy on me 5 years ago when I discovered a 1.5 cm malignant mass. His expertise, professionalism and genuinely caring attitude have garnered him much well-deserved accolades nationwide. I am so grateful to him for taking a very scary situation such as lung cancer and...more
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