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Dr. Shedthikere Krishnamurthy, MD

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Dr. Krishnamurthy

Dr. Shedthikere Krishnamurthy, MD is a sleep medicine specialist in Florence, SC and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Bangalore Medical College in 1977 and specializes in sleep medicine, sleep medicine (psychiatry & neurology), and more.


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(843) 669-2007

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Dr. Krishnamurthy's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Tic Disorders
  • Torticollis
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Biography

Dr. Shedthikere Krishnamurthy, MD is a sleep medicine specialist in Florence, SC and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Bangalore Medical College in 1977 and specializes in sleep medicine, sleep medicine (psychiatry & neurology), and more.

Specialties

  • Sleep Medicine
  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Sleep Medicine (Psychiatry & Neurology)

Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

SUNY Buffalo Grad Med School Dent-Child Neurology
Residency Hospital
1977
Bangalore Medical College
Medical School
Fellow Of Royal College Of Physicians Of Uk
1977

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Member of Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, 1984
  • Fellow of Royal College of pediatrics and child health, UK, 1995

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My son start going to Dr. MURTHY 4 years ago and nothing but poor service. He always gone out of the country or no at office. He don't care about his patient's condition. Please don't take your love one to him.
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BEWARE - I have had nothing but poor experiences. I was having about 1-2 breakthrough seizures/year. Later after he put me on more meds, I had multiple seizures in one day. Without any tests, he associated them to "just stress"! REALLY? I also have numbness in my feet that I have never had...Read More
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Infant in hospital for seizure like behavior - turned out gastro issues. Along the way a 48 hour eeg requested The good thing Dr. did -ensure it was 48 hours. Bad thing - inability to pull up eeg data with us (twice)- left out of review, jumping to barbituate prescrip even though only 80% confident...Read More
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I would not ever recommend him he's rude, quick to diagnose with a psy problem but you have a real medical issue arrogant says he's 99.9 percent right but misdiagnoses people and Dont care
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I toke my son there to see if the Doc mite be able to help us out. The Doc put him on meds before we could blink. We live 45 mints away.aThey CLOSE FOR LUNCH 2HOURS. ( The staff and Doctor MURTHY ) seem as if they don't care at all. If you can fend a better Doctor Than Doctor Murthy in Florence, SC...Read More
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