Prakash Krishnan, MD
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Medicine, Cardiology
- INSTRUCTOR | Radiology
Prakash Krishnan, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Dr. Prakash Krishnan of Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai has a dual academic appointment as Assistant Professor of Medicine - Cardiology and Radiology. He also serves as the Director of Endovascular Interventions at The Mount Sinai Hospital's Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and is Co-Director of the annual Live Symposium of Complex Coronary & Vascular Cases. In addition, he is the Director of Mount Sinai’s Peripheral Interventions Live Web Cast, a monthly interactive presentation of a complex endovascular case that is broadcasted live on the web teaching interventional cardiologists, interventional radiologists, and vascular surgeons around the world the latest data, approaches, and techniques in the management of peripheral arterial disease (PAD).
Dr. Krishnan has earned and maintained board certifications in the American Board of Internal Medicine in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases, Interventional Cardiology, and Endovascular Interventions; and the State University of New York Medical License.
He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC), a well recognized leader in his field, and often invited to lecture at both national and international conferences.
- Acute Coronary Syndrome
- Atherectomy/Angioplasty Of Noncoronary Vessel
- Atrioventricular Septal Defect
- Cardiac Catheterization
- Carotid Artery Endarterectomy
- Coronary Angioplasty
- Coronary Stenting
- Heart Attack/Acute Coronary Syndrome
- Peripheral Inserted Central Catherer
- Renal Artery Stenosis
- Renovascular Hypertension
MD, Rajah Muthaih Medical College
Residency, Internal Medicine, St. Vincent's CMC of NY
Fellowship, Cardiology, Ochsner Foundation Hospital
Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology, North Central Heart Institute
Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology, Mount Sinai Hospital
- A Prospective, non-randomized, multi-center, clinical trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of the Absolute Pro Peripheral self-expanding stent system in subjects with atherosclerotic de novo or restenotic lesions in the the native common iliac artery and/or native external iliac artery. (MOBILITY)
- Peripheral artery disease (PAD) affects approximately 8 million Americans, and is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. PAD affects the lower extremities and is common in an aging population. It is estimated that only about 25 percent of patients undergo treatment...
- A Randomized, Open Label, Investigator-Initiated Trial comparing Intravascular Ultrasound-Guided Atherectomy to Angiography-Guided Atherectomy in Peripheral Vascular Interventions for TASC's A, B, C lesions. (UTOPIA trial)
The purpose of this study is to compare the results and the overall change in a patient's health status after treatment with the SilverHawk atherectomy device using two imaging methods. Subjects will be divided into two groups and a comparison will be made between (1) standard...