Dr. Bharat received his medical training at Christian Medical College in India, following which he joined Washington University in St. Louis. There, his completed his general surgery residency and cardiothoracic fellowship as well as post-doctoral research fellowship. At Northwestern Medicine, he treats patients with advanced thoracic diseases and provides therapies such as lung transplantation and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation to those with end-stage lung failure. In addition, Dr. Bharat provides minimally invasive treatment to patients with thoracic malignancies including robotic and video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery. His research interests include using his basic science laboratory to investigate immunopathogenesis of lung disease with a focus on transplant immunobiology.