Sanjay Krishnaswami, M.D.
- Surgery, Pediatrics
- Special Interests:
- Surgery, General (Pediatric), Thoracoscopic Repair of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH), Neonatal Minimal Access Surgery
- Accepting Patients:
Dr. Sanjay Krishnaswami joined OHSU Doernbecher’s Division of Pediatric Surgery in 2005 where, in addition to his clinical work, he serves as Educational Director and Associate Program Director for the Pediatric Surgery Fellowship at OHSU. His primary clinical interest is neonatal minimal access surgery, and he has particularly extensive experience in the thoracoscopic repair of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH). His current research focuses on outcomes of minimal access repair of CDH and the needs assessment and allocation of resources for surgical services in resource-poor countries.
Consistent with his interest in international health, Dr. Krishnaswami has developed continuing clinical and research collaborations with and served as visiting faculty to several institutions in Sub-Saharan Africa and India and is co-editor of the Global Pediatric Surgery Network (www.globalpaediaticsurgery.org).
On a personal note, he is an avid sports fan, an experienced marathon runner, and a novice triathaloner who enjoys spending time with his wife and son.
B.S., Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA, 1992
M.D., Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 1996
General Surgery, Allegheny University of Health Sciences, Philidelphia, PA 1998
General Surgery, University of California at San Diego Medical Center, San Diego, CA 2003
Fellowship in Pediatric Surgery, Columbus Children's Hospital, Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, OH 2005
American Board of Surgery, 2004