Pramod Krishnamurthy, MD, MPH

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Pramod Krishnamurthy, MD, MPH
Attending Physician in Interventional Pulmonology, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Pulmonary Medicine

Attending Physician in Interventional Pulmonology, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine

Clinical Expertise:

Diagnostic Bronchoscopy (Flexible and Rigid): Endobronchial Ultrasound (EBUS), TBNA and radial probe;
Electromagnetic Navigational Bronchoscopy (superDimension); Autofluorescence Bronchoscopy (AF); Transbronchial Needle Aspiration (TBNA);
Transbronchial Lung Biopsy;

Therapeutic Bronchoscopy (Flexible and Rigid): Airway Stents — Self-Expanding Metallic, Silicon and Hybrid, Placement and Removal; Balloon and Mechanical Airway Dilatation; Laser Bronchoscopy, Nd:YAG and KTP; Electrocautery; Argon Plasma Coagulation (APC); Endobronchial Brachytherapy; Photodynamic Therapy (PDT); Foreign Body Removal;

Pleural Diseases: Thoracic Ultrasound guided Thoracentesis; Indwelling Pleural Catheters (PleurX, Aspira insertion and management).

Bronchial Thermoplasty for poorly controlled asthma.

Certifications:

American Association for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology: Board certified in Interventional Pulmonology;
American Board of Internal Medicine: Board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases, and Critical Care

Medical Education

Medical School - Bangalore University, India 2000;
Masters in Public Health majoring in Epidemiology, University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, TX

Residencies

Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, Rochester General Hospital, Rochester, New York, 2007;
Internal Medicine, Rochester General Hospital, Rochester, New York, 2006

Fellowships

Interventional Pulmonology, Henry Ford Hospital/Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, 2012;
Pulmonary Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center/New York Presbyterian Hospital (Cornell Campus) Program, New York, NY, 2011;
Critical Care Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, 2008

Research Interests

Interventional pulmonology; Endobronchial Ultrasound; Asthma and bronchial thermoplasty.