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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Puneet Dhawan, MD

Specialty
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
Additional Language Spoken
English
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • St. Joseph Heritage Medical Group
  • St. Joseph Hospital Affiliated Physicians
  • St. Jude Affiliated Physician
Address
Orange County Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgeons - Fullerton
301 West Bastanchury Road
Suite 195
Fullerton, CA 92835
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
Orange County Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgeons - Fullerton
301 West Bastanchury Road
Suite 195
Fullerton, CA 92835
Get Directions
Phone
(714) 446-8866
Fax
(714) 446-8923

More Information

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Cardiothoracic Surgery
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      University of Rajasthan - 1994
    • Residency
      Harbor UCLA Medical Center - 1999
    • Residency
      University of Texas Health Science Center - 2002
    • Residency
      Loma Linda University Medical Center - 2005
  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography
    Dr Dhawan is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at UCLA School of Medicine and the Assistant Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. His clinical areas of interest are Adult Cardiac Surgery, Minimal Invasive Surgery and Endovascular Surgery.

    Dr Dhawan attended University of Rajasthan for Medical School. He completed his General Surgery residency at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and University of Texas at San Antonio. He did his Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency at Loma Linda University.

    He is certified by both the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery

    Dr Dhawan believes in providing the best patient centered care.