Suzi Kochar, MD
Midwestern Regional Medical Center
"A sense of relief fills the halls at CTCA. Patients are relieved to find the care they were looking for, and staff members are relieved to be empowered to provide great care."
- Suzi Kochar, MD
- Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery - Institute of Medicine, Mandalay, Myanmar
Internship / Residency
- Internship in Family Medicine - Institute of Medicine, Mandalay, Myanmar
- Residency in Internal Medicine - Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
- Internal Medicine – American Board of Internal Medicine
- Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism – American Board of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
- Endocrinology - Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science, Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL
Practicing Since: 2015
“At Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA), I can achieve my goal of providing compassionate and innovative care,” says Dr. Suzi Kochar, Endocrinologist at CTCA® in Goodyear, Arizona. “I can treat each patient as a whole person, doing what I can to honor their wishes and address their needs.”
Originally from Myanmar, Dr. Kochar attended the Institute of Medicine, Mandalay, earning her Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery. Her postgraduate training began with an internship at the same institution.
Dr. Kochar continued her postgraduate training at Lutheran Medical Center, completing a three-year residency in Internal Medicine, followed by a fellowship in Endocrinology at the Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science. She joined CTCA in September 2015.
During her training, Dr. Kochar also published and presented research and case studies on cardiovascular health, cancer, endocrine system conditions and other health issues. She has volunteered her time and expertise at several hospitals both in the United States and Myanmar.
Licensed to practice medicine by the States of Arizona and Illinois, Dr. Kochar is board certified in internal medicine, endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism by the American Board of Internal Medicine. She is a member of the American College of Physicians, the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists and the Endocrine Society. She is fluent in Burmese, Hindi and Punjabi, and speaks basic Urdu and Mandarin.
At CTCA, Dr. Kochar treats thyroid cancer, adrenal tumors and pituitary tumors. She also focuses on diabetes, thyroid dysfunction, bone health, electrolytes management, calcium disorders and dynamic endocrine testing.
When she is not at CTCA, Dr. Kochar enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, cooking, meditating and gardening.