Internal Medicine/Cardiology

 

Chandra Katikireddy, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, UCSF
Director, Cardiac Imaging Section  


 

 

 

 

 

 


    Medical School:

Kurnool Medical College (University of Health Sciences),Kurnool, India

    Residency:

Saint Joseph Medical Center//Northwestern University, Chicago, IL

Fellowship:

Pulmonary and Critical Care, Stanford University Medical Center, Palo Alto, CA.

Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging, Stanford University Medical Center, Palo Alto, CA.

General Cardiology, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY

 

    Board Certified:

Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Disease
Critical Care Medicine

Nuclear Cardiology

Cardiovascular CT

Physician Vascular Interpretation

Cardiovascular Disease

Adult Echocardiography

    Awards and Recognition:
  • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine Residency
    Medal of Excellence, Internal Medicine

    Recipient of National Merit Scholarship
    ACP: Medical Jeopardy: 2nd place

    Recipient of Stanford Postdoctoral Dean's Fellowship
    Publications:  
   
  1. Katikireddy CK, Faul J et al. A 24 year woman with bilateral pulmonary infiltrates, pleural and pericardial effusions- a case report and review of organizing pneumonia (BOOP). CHEST 2005;128(6):4013-7

 

KatikireddyCK, Daniel Dube. A trial of intrapleural streptokinase. N Engl J Med. 2005 May 26;352(21):2243-5


Katikireddy CK, Faul J et al. A 24 year woman with bilateral pulmonary infiltrates, pleural and pericardial effusions- a case report and review of organizing pneumonia (BOOP). CHEST 2005;128(6):4013-7 2005


KatikireddyCK, Kuschner W. Critical care medicine update-Part II: essentials for the non-intensivist. Comprehenisve Therapy 2006 32 (2) 1159-1190


KatikireddyCK, Kuschner W. Critical care medicine update-Part I: essentials for the non-intensivist Comprehenisve Therapy 2006 32 (2) 1159-1190 (in press)


KatikireddyCK, Kiefer T, Glenn R et al. A 35 year old man with fever, dyspnea and diffuse reticular opacities. A case report and review of nonspecific interstitial pneumonitis (NSIP). CHEST 2006 Feb; 129(2):482-7. 2006


KatikireddyCK, Kushida C, Yang P. Continuous Positive Airway Pressure therapy improves subclinical cardiovascular disease in obstructive sleep apnea patients. Circulation suppl 2007


Yokota H, KatikireddyCK, Yang PC. Quantitative characterization of myocardial infarction bycardiovascular magnetic resonance predicts future cardiovascular events in patientswith ischemic cardiomyopathy. J CardiovascMagn Reson. 2008 Apr 9; 10(1) :17 2008


Kapoor JR, KatikireddyCK, Rubin G, Schnittger I, McConnell MV. An unusual case of partial anomalous pulmonary venous drainage: utility of the cardiac MRI. Int J Cardiol. 2009 Mar 20;133(1):e35-6. Epub 2008 Mar 4

 

Heidary S, Katikireddy C, Yang PC. Quantitative tissue characterization of infarct core and border zone patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy by MRI is associated with future cardiovascular events. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2010 Jun 15;55(24):2762-8

 

Nguyen PK, KatikireddyCK, Yang PC. Nasal continuous positive airway pressure improves myocardial perfusion reserve and endothelial-dependent vasodilation in patients with obstructive sleep apnea. J CardiovascMagnReson. 2010; 12:50