Steward is now offering telehealth virtual visits for its patients from the comfort of their home.
Your doctor’s office will contact you closer to your appointment time, or you may contact the office after booking an appointment to discuss options.


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Nirmal Sunkara, MD

Specialties
Surgery, Vascular Surgery
Hospital Affiliations
  • Jordan Valley Medical Center
  • Jordan Valley Medical Center - West Valley Campus
  • Mountain Point Medical Center
  • Salt Lake Regional Medical Center
Network Affiliation
Steward Medical Group
Accepting New Patients
Accepting Telehealth Virtual Visits
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Location
Heart & Lung Institute of Utah - Murray
(801) 263-2370(801) 263-2370
(801) 265-1200(801) 265-1200
Heart & Lung Institute of Utah - West Valley City
(801) 263-2370(801) 263-2370
(801) 264-1200(801) 264-1200
Heart & Lung Institute of Utah - West Jordan
(801) 263-2370(801) 263-2370
(801) 265-1200(801) 265-1200
Heart & Lung Institute of Utah - Salt Lake City
(801) 263-2370(801) 263-2370
(801) 265-1200(801) 265-1200
About Nirmal Sunkara
Provider Gender
MALE
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • *Interpreter Available
Personal Statement
Dr. Nirmal T. Sunkara is a board-certified internal medicine physician and interventional cardiologist. After graduating from the Guntur Medical College in Andhra Pradesh, India, Dr. Sunkara completed an internship at the Government General Hospital in Andhra Pradesh. He then went on to complete a residency in internal medicine at the University of Nevada School of Medicine in Las Vegas, where he became a chief medical resident. Dr. Sunkara continued his educational training at the University of California Irvine as a chief fellow in cardiology. During that time, he was honored with the Excellence in Cardiology Fellowship Award from the American College of Cardiology-California Chapter. From there, Dr. Sunkara became an interventional cardiology fellow at the University of Utah, followed by a VIVA fellowship in structural heart and endovascular interventions at the Wellmont CVA Heart Institute in Kingsport, TN. Dr. Sunkara is a member of the American College of Cardiology, the Society of Coronary Angiography and Interventions, and the Vascular Interventional Advances (VIVA).
Specialties
Surgery, Vascular Surgery
Steward physician practices are now offering telehealth virtual visits in Murray, UT for its patients. Your doctor can conduct virtual visits securely and confidentially, while you remain safe at home. Your doctor’s office will contact you closer to your appointment time, or you may contact the office after booking an appointment to discuss telehealth options.
Credentials
Education
Wellmont CVA Heart Institute-Kingsport
FELLOWSHIP
University of Utah Health Sciences Center
FELLOWSHIP
UC Irvine School of Medicine Division of Cardiology
FELLOWSHIP
University of Nevada School of Medicine - Las Vegas
RESIDENCY
Guntur Medical College
MEDICAL SCHOOL
NPI
1396908141