Dr. Sankaran Krishnan, MD

Pediatric Pulmonology •  Male • Age 56
Dr. Krishnan
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Boston Children's Health Physicians (BCHP)

19 Bradhurst Ave Ste 1400 Hawthorne, NY 10532

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(914) 493-7585

Dr. Sankaran Krishnan, MD is a Pediatric Pulmonology Specialist in Hawthorne, NY and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Krishnan has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease than other specialists in his area. He graduated from U Bombay medical school in 1986. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Boston Children's Hospital and Garnet Health Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Krishnan to book an appointment.

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ See hospitals

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Krishnan

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Krishnan treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Krishnan treats other conditions, please contact the office at (914) 493-7585.

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Dr. Krishnan typically treats 73% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Pulmonary Function Test
Cystic Fibrosis
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Dr. Krishnan's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chickenpox
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Common Cold
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Nodule
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Swine Flu
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing
  • Whooping Cough

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About Me


Attending in Pulmonology, Maria Fareri Children's Hospital at Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, NY

Co-Investigator, ALA Asthma Clinical...
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  • Pediatric Pulmonology
  • Pulmonary Disease


Westchester Co Med Ctr/NY Med Coll
Fellowship Hospital
Lincoln Med Ctr-NY Med Coll
Residency Hospital
BYL Nair Hosp
Internship Hospital
U Bombay
Medical School
Bombay University
Undergraduate School

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Boston Children's Health Physicians (BCHP)

Boston Children's Health Physicians (BCHP)19 Bradhurst Ave Ste 1400 Hawthorne, NY 10532
BCHP Middletown Speciality Office100 Crystal Run Rd Ste 108 Middletown, NY 10941

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Krishnan treats patients.

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Boston Children's Hospital

Boston, MA

Garnet Health Medical Center

Middletown, NY

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2020)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center

Suffern, NY

62% Patient experience rating, 7% lower than the national average

Maria Fareri Children's Hospital at Westchester Medical Center

Valhalla, NY

Westchester Medical Center

Valhalla, NY

54% Patient experience rating, 15% lower than the national average