Dr. Santosh Krishnan, MD

Dr. Santosh Krishnan, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Santosh Krishnan, MD is a general surgery specialist in Milwaukee, WI and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1997 and specializes in general surgery.

2801 W Kinnickinnic River Pkwy

Milwaukee, WI 53215

Contact Information

(414) 649-3920

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Krishnan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krishnan performs Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Krishnan performs this procedure more than 72% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Thymectomy
Lung Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krishnan performs Lung Surgery more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Krishnan performs this procedure more than 69% of his peers

Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krishnan performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 59% of his peers

Dr. Krishnan performs this procedure more than 59% of his peers

Dr. Krishnan's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Aneurysm
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Empyema
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagomyotomy With Robotic Assistance
Excision of Skin Lesion
Fracture
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Liver Cancer
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Santosh Krishnan, MD is a general surgery specialist in Milwaukee, WI and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1997 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 2004
    University Michigan Health System
    Fellowship Hospital
    2004
  • 2002
    University Virginia Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2002
  • 1998
    University Virginia Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1998
  • 1997
    Yale University
    Medical School
    1997

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO

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