Dr. Alykhan Nanji

C-Health Group Founder

Driven by a desire to make the maximum impact on society, Dr. Nanji found himself drawn to the medical field in the form of Internal Medicine, building a career as a General Internal Medicine specialist. Having considered himself a “Health Care Entrepreneur,” Dr. Nanji wanted to open a clinic that was solely focused on patient care and research. To do this, Dr. Nanji obtained his MBA from Wharton Business School and Master of Public Health from Harvard. With those qualifications, his dream of building a successful patient-centered clinic was on its way.

Since C-era opened its doors in 1999, Dr. Nanji has built a culture of patient-centered care, focusing on providing world-class care to his patients.  To continue providing the best patient care, C-era has grown into a multi-specialist, multi-divisional practice with C-endo and C-O2, providing care for patients with, cardiovascular, cardiopulmonary and endocrinology conditions.

Dr. Nanji believes in living the life he encourages for his patient, including daily exercise (yoga, kayaking, and climbing), healthy eating, and a work-life balance. Dr. Nanji is a committed life-long learner and educator; here are a few highlights of his career and education:

  • MD from McMaster University (1994)
  • Harvard University, Masters in Public Health
  • Wharton Business School, MBA
  • Calgary Foundation, Health, Seniors, and Special Needs Committee
  • Mount Royal University, Board of Governors
  • Harvard University and Wharton Business School, Alumni Interviewer
  • Immigrant of Distinction Award
  • American Public Health Association (APHA)