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Sunil Adwani, MD

Internal Medicine

Manhattan Beach Primary & Urgent Care

1010 N. Sepulveda Blvd.

Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

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Sunil H. Adwani, M.D., is board-certified in Internal Medicine and specializes in Primary Care and Urgent Care at Providence Manhattan Beach. He has particular interests in cardiovascular medicine, dermatology, and chronic disease management. Dr. Adwani is the Outpatient Medical Director for Utilization Management and serves on the PMA Adult Medicine Department Committee.

“I enjoy the clinical diversity offered by internal medicine and cultivating long-term therapeutic relationships with patients in primary care. I recognize the importance of preventive healthcare and am passionate about ensuring access to healthcare for all individuals, regardless of their means,” he says. “I believe in a patient-centered approach to care.” His patients must agree because they will tell you that he takes his time, shows genuine compassion and concern, provides clear information, and answers all their questions. It is no wonder he has such stellar reviews.

Having grown up in the UK, Dr. Adwani attended the University of Edinburgh in Scotland, earning his medical and pharmacology degrees with honors and graduating top of his year. After completing his postgraduate training, Dr. Adwani worked in the UK as a primary care physician for five years before relocating to the United States. He completed his internship and Internal Medicine residency at Florida Hospital in Orlando, Florida, and from there, he moved to California to be closer to family.

During his postgraduate training in Britain, he was awarded the Membership of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP) and Royal College of General Practitioners (MRCGP). He earned his Diploma in Practical Dermatology (DPD), which he passed with distinction and his Diploma of the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare (DFSRH). He is currently a member of the American College of Physicians.

Dr. Adwani enjoys medical writing and education and has participated in substantial research studies resulting in several publications, including:

  • Is there a doctor onboard?: The ethical conundrum of a specialist asked to provide in-flight medical assistance
    • Published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology in 2018
  • Variations in practice patterns and resource utilization in patients treated for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    • Published in the Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice in 2018
  • The ethical conundrum of supervising physician assistants at a distant site
    • Published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology in 2018
  • Blood disorders (book chapter)
    • Davidson’s Essentials of Medicine, edited by Innes JA. Edinburgh, Churchill Livingstone, 2009
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders (book chapter)
    • Davidson’s Essentials of Medicine, edited by Innes JA. Edinburgh, Churchill Livingstone, 2009
  • Hyperuricemia does not impair cardiovascular function in healthy volunteers
    • Published in Heart in 2004
  • Cardiovascular effects of acute oxygen administration in healthy adults
    • Published in the Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology in 2003

He also co-authored a multiple-choice question package for medical students to accompany ‘Davidson’s Principles and Practice of Medicine.’ “I have always enjoyed medical education,” he says. “It is so important to share our medical knowledge to help the constant advancement of modern medicine.”

When not working, Dr. Adwani enjoys traveling, music, reading, and following current affairs. He speaks both English and Hindi fluently.

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Locations

Manhattan Beach Primary & Urgent Care

Primary Care:(310) 406-8220
Urgent Care: (310) 376-6262

1010 N. Sepulveda Blvd.

Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

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