Dr. Seema Sangwan MD, DipABLM – Dr. Sangwan, the founder of Apollo Health Care Center, and San Mateo primary care, she has over 2 decades of experience in primary care, she is board certified in internal medicine and lifestyle medicine. She has been practicing concierge medicine for the last 2 years.
Dr. Sangwan started her professional career at the Peninsula Hospital in Burlingame in 2002, after finishing her residency training at the University Hospital at SUNY, Stony Brook NY. Prior to that, she had earned her medical degree at the PGIMS (MDU) in Rohtak, India. She worked at the Peninsula hospital for more than four years during which she acted as the Director of the Hospitalist program, and was also a member of the Executive Committee of the Hospital.
In 2007 Dr. Sangwan returned to the Stony Brook area where she practiced for two years. She moved back to the Bay Area, which she considers home in 2009, and practiced primary care medicine at Cisco’s LifeConnections Health Center in San Jose. At Cisco she led the telemedicine program and her pioneering work has been featured in news programs & the PBS documentary, Digital Doctors.
Dr. Sangwan strives to develop a meaningful connection with her patients, to deliver high quality, personalized care. She believes in treating every person as a unique individual, and devotes the time and energy needed to build a trusting relationship.
“I wondered, how I can help build a community where patients can learn about living their best lives with the backing of evidence-based medicine? I realized I could make a bigger impact on my patients with a preventive care focus. We have created a practice that encourages patients to come in for any questions that impact their lives and know that they will get help.”
- Board Certified in Internal Medicine
- Board Certified in Lifestyle Medicine
Honors, Awards & Commendations
- San Francisco Magazine: Top Doctors: 2019, 2020
- Exceptional Women In Medicine: 2019, 2020
- Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors: 1st Edition
- Telemedicine program lead at Cisco, 2012-2015
- Featured in news programs
- PBS documentary
- Digital Doctors