Dr. Sankaran Krishnan, MD
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Pediatric Pulmonology | Male

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Attending in Pulmonology, Maria Fareri Children's Hospital at Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, NY Co-Investigator, ALA Asthma Clinical Research Center Associate Program Director, Fellowship in Pediatric Pulmonology Associate Director, Pediatric Pulmonary Function and Exercise Laboratory Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY Education: Undergraduate: Bombay University, India Medical School: T N Medical College, Bombay University, India Residency: Lincoln Hospital & Medical Center / New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY Fellowship: Maria Fareri Children's Hospital at Westchester Medical Center, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY Board Certification: Pediatrics – Pediatric Pulmonology Year Appointed: 2001 Special Interests: Pediatric Pulmonary Function Tests Respiratory Mechanics of Children Asthma Clinical Research Cystic Fibrosis Flexible bronchoscopy Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension Research Projects (Current): Effect of environmental tobacco smoke and inhaled steroids in asthma. (Primary investigator) Effect of environmental tobacco smoke exposure on lung function in children with asthma. (Primary investigator) Atmospheric conditions and lung function in childhood asthma. Methacholine challenge testing and inhaled steroids in asthma. (Co-investigator) Study of acid reflux in children with asthma. (Co-Investigator)

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Dr. Krishnan's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
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    GOOD
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    VERY GOOD
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    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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    Dr. Krishnan says...

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

    Co-Investigator, ALA Asthma Clinical Research Center

    Associate Program Director, Fellowship in Pediatric Pulmonology

    Associate Director, Pediatric Pulmonary Function and Exercise Laboratory

    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY

    Education: Undergraduate: Bombay University, India Medical School: T N Medical College, Bombay University, India

    Residency: Lincoln Hospital & Medical Center / New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY

    Fellowship: Maria Fareri Children's Hospital at Westchester Medical Center, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY

    Board Certification: Pediatrics – Pediatric Pulmonology

    Year Appointed: 2001

    Special Interests: Pediatric Pulmonary Function Tests Respiratory Mechanics of Children Asthma Clinical Research Cystic Fibrosis Flexible bronchoscopy Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension

    Research Projects (Current): Effect of environmental tobacco smoke and inhaled steroids in asthma. (Primary investigator) Effect of environmental tobacco smoke exposure on lung function in children with asthma. (Primary investigator) Atmospheric conditions and lung function in childhood asthma. Methacholine challenge testing and inhaled steroids in asthma. (Co-investigator) Study of acid reflux in children with asthma. (Co-Investigator)

    Dr. Krishnan's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Pediatric Pulmonology
    •  Board certified in Pediatric Pulmonology and Pediatrics
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • Pediatric Pulmonology
    • Pediatrics

    Conditions Treated

    • Abscess
    • Acidosis
    • Acute Bronchitis
    • Acute Pharyngitis
    • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
    • Alkalosis
    • Asthma
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bronchiectasis
    • Bronchiolitis
    • Bronchitis
    • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Chickenpox
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Cough
    • Cystic Fibrosis
    • Emphysema
    • Empyema
    • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
    • Influenza (Flu)
    • Interstitial Lung Disease
    • Low Blood Oxygen Level
    • Lung Abscess
    • Lung Nodule
    • Partial Lung Collapse
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pneumonia
    • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Insufficiency
    • Respiratory Failure
    • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
    • Shortness of Breath
    • Sinusitis
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Swine Flu
    • Thrombosis
    • Tuberculosis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Viral Infection
    • Wheezing
    • Whooping Cough

    Education

    • Medical School
      University of Mumbai

      Graduated in 1990

    • Internship Hospital
      Byl Nair Hospital

      Completed in 1986

    • Residency Hospital
      Lincoln Med Center Ny Med College

      Completed in 1994

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Westchester Co Med Ctr/Ny Med College

      Completed in 1997

    • Undergraduate School
      Bombay University

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

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    Specialties

    • Pediatric Pulmonology
    • Pulmonology

    Procedures Performed

    • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
    • Bronchoscopy
    • Pulmonary Function Test
    • Respiratory Management