Sandhya Pandey

General Manager & Chief Dietician Endocrinology and Diabetology



Extending Continuous Medical Education, CME to the medical, Para medical and nutrition team on various topics of nutrition.

Continuous update on the medical literature, international guidelines & newer trends in nutrition.

Top-level position with frontline organizations in the field of nutrition to provide world class nutritional management, deliver strategic planning and implement quality management system.

Sandhya Pandey has been working in the field Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics with a career span of more than 23 years. She is currently working as GM and chief clinical Nutritionist in Medanta -The Medicity, Gurgaon. She has worked with several prestigious institutes like Fortis memorial Research institute, Columbia Asia hospital, Max hospital and Indraprastha Apollo hospital prior to joining Medanta. She has worked in the field of research and extensive worked in the quality assurance programs in the hospital as well.

Medical Qualifications

M.Sc. Foods and NutritionPunjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana1998
B.Sc.Home Science, Jiwaji University1995
PG DiplomaPopulation & Health Management, Annamalai University2000

Specialization and Expertise

  • Nutritional management in chronic degenerative diseases and Metabolic syndrome, Diabetes, Renal disease, Hypertension, obesity
  • Critical care Nutrition
  • Nutrition in inflammatory bowel diseases

Memberships & Certifications

  • Indian Dietetics Association - Life member
  • IAPEN- Honorary Executive member - Delhi Chapter
  • LLL course certification by “The European Society for clinical nutrition and metabolism” on various clinical nutrition modules like Diabetes, metabolic syndrome, Gastrointestinal disorders, critical care, cancer, Geriatric nutrition, etc.
  • Certified Diabetes Educator by International Diabetes Federation (IDF)
  • Certified ISO 9001-2000 Internal Auditor by BVQI
  • Advanced certificate course of Applied Enteral Pharmaconutrition in Critical care by Nestle nutrition institute

Awards & Accomplishments

  • Formulating Manual, Guidelines and SOPs for proper functioning of the Nutrition and Dietetics department.
  • Formulating policies and ensuring documentation and implementation as per the NABH/JCI standards.
  • Participated in various national and international nutrition conference and workshops.
  • Active participation in print, electronic and social media.
  • Have wide exposure in Print & Electronic Media
  • Was a regular dietician in studio in Daily Health Show, Doctor 7 on IBN 7 from Jun 2005 - Sept 2005
  • Frequently appearances in national news networks like Aaj Tak, Sahara, Doordarshan, Zee News
  • Regular write-ups & quotes appearing in national newspapers and magazines like T.O.I., H.T., Dainik Jagran, Economic Times, Financial Express, Foods & Nutrition, Men’s Magazine, Meri Saheli, etc.