To improve the quality of people's lives by compassionately providing a lifetime of outstanding Cardiac care.
Chhokar Clinic has provided excellent cardiovascular services for the greater Columbus community since 1982. Our current team including Doctors Rajinder Chhokar, MD, FACC, Samir Mewar, MD, FACC, Zulfiquar Bhatti, MD, FACC, and Vaibhav Patel, MD, FACC would like to introduce you to a new member of the group beginning in March of 2014, Vik Chhokar, MD, FACC, FSCAI, RPVI.
DR. Rajinder Chhokar, M.D. F.A.C.C.
Dr. Rajinder Chhokar is a cardiologist who is considered a pioneer in angioplasty in Columbus, GA. During her career she has performed thousands of interventional procedures. After earning a medical degree from the Medical College Patiala in Punjab, she went on to complete her residency at Mount Carmal Mercy Hospital in Detroit, MI, which led to a fellowship in Cardiovascular Medicine from The Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, GA. Dr. Rajinder Chhokar is board certified with American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases, Interventional Cardiology, and Nuclear Cardiology.
DR. Samir H. Mewar, M.D. F.A.C.C.
Dr. Mewar graduated from M.G. Institute of Medical Sciences in Wardha, India with a degree of M.B.B.S., MD (Medicine) in 1985. After that he joined Royal Hospital, Muscat, Oman and worked in Department of Cardiology until 1993 when he immigrated to the United States of America. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine from Monmouth Medical Center in New Jersey in 1996. Subsequently, he did his fellowship in Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology from St. Vincent Hospital, Worcester, MA in years of 1999 and 2000 respectively. Dr. Mewer is board certified in Internal Medicine, General Cardiology, and Interventional Cardiology.
DR. Zulfiquar A. Bhatti, M.D. F.A.C.C.
Dr. Bhatti graduated from King Edward Medical College in Pakistan. He did his residency in internal medicine followed by a fellowship in Cardiology at the University of Louisville, Kentucky, and subsequently a fellowship in Interventional Cardiology at East Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina. Dr. Bhatti is board certified with American Board of Cardiovascular Diseases and Interventional Cardiology.
DR. Vaibhav V. Patel, M.D. F.A.C.C.
After receiving his medical degree from University of Ibadan, Medical School in Ibdan, Nigeria he performed his residency in Internal Medicine at Seton Hall University in Newark, NJ. Dr. Patel was awarded a fellowship in Cardiology in St. Michael Medical Center in Elizabeth, NJ. Dr. Patel is board certified with American Board of Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.
DR. Vikramjit Singh Chhokar M.D. F.A.C.C.
Vik Chhokar, M.D., completed his Internal Medicine training at the University of Virginia. He completed a Cardiology fellowship at the University of Tennessee and an Interventional Cardiology fellowship at Loyola University Medical Center. After completing his fellowships he joined University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health in 2008 as Assistant Professor of Medicine. He now comes back home to Columbus to join Chhokar Clinic. He is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology, Nuclear Medicine, Device Management, Endovascular Procedures, and Vascular Interpretations.