Deputy Chief Medical Officer
Sunny Ramchandani, MD, MPH, is Deputy Chief Medical Officer for Aetna. In this role, Dr. Ramchandani is helping to lead the launch of AetnaCare – a comprehensive health initiative designed to optimize health, streamline product offerings and lower healthcare service needs among target populations. A highly decorated naval officer, his extensive experience in military medicine has given him a strong background in population health and primary care transformation.
Dr. Ramchandani has held a number of leadership positions over the course of his career. He has served as Medical Director of Healthcare Business at Naval Medical Center San Diego, Chief Medical Officer of the Federal Employee Health Benefit Program (FEHBP), and Integrated Chief of General Internal Medicine at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, where he co-founded the US Navy’s Patient-Centered Medical Home model in 2007.
A former White House Fellow, Dr. Ramchandani earned his MPH (Healthcare Management) from Harvard School of Public Health and his MD from Yale School of Medicine. He received his BS from the U.S. Naval Academy, where he was a Truman Scholar and graduated first in his class academically.
Dr. Ramchandani currently serves as a Commander in the US Navy Reserves and is an Assistant Professor of Medicine for the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences.