Dr. Sankaran Krishnan, MD

Pediatric Pulmonology  |  
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Age 53
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Dr. Sankaran Krishnan, MD
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)

19 Bradhurst Ave Ste 2550

Hawthorne, NY 10532

Contact Information

(914) 493-7337

Dr. Sankaran Krishnan, MD

Dr. Sankaran Krishnan, MD

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Asthma
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more than 81% of peers
Pulmonary Function Test
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more than 62% of peers
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
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more than 53% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Pulmonology
  • Pulmonology
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Pulmonology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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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)
  • Common Cold
  • 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

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Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Bombay University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Mumbai
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Byl Nair Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Lincoln Med Center Ny Med College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Westchester Co Med Ctr/ny Med College
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Krishnan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Krishnan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Krishnan to family and friends
5.0
based on 5 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Krishnan's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
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A wonderful person and attentive doctor.
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Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center
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Orange Regional Medical Center
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Westchester Medical Center
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Valhalla, NY 10595
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