Satish Chandrashekaran, MD

Satish Chandrashekaran, MD, FACP
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Program Director, Lung Transplant Fellowship Program


TEL: 352-273-8737

MDKurnool Medical College, University of Health Sciences in
Andhra Pradesh, India
ResidencySt. Francis Hospital, University of Illinois at Chicago College of MedicineInternal Medicine
FellowshipMayo Clinic, Rochester, MinnesotaCritical Care Medicine
FellowshipMayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FloridaPulmonary Medicine

 Clinical Interests:

  • Lung transplantation
  • Management of advanced lung diseases
  • Clinical outcomes in lung transplantation
  • Bronchoscopy

Research Interests:

  • Dr. Chandrashekaran’s research interests include clinical outcomes in lung transplantation. He has presented on various topics, including recurrent pneumothorax, acute respiratory distress syndrome, vasoplegic syndrome and alveolar hemorrhage from cryoglobulinemic vasculitis.


  • Chandrashekaran S, Parikh S, Kapoor P, Subbarayan S. Postpartum reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome. Am J Med Sci. 2007 Sep;334(3):222-4.
  • Chandrashekaran S, Keller C.A, Kremers W.K, Peters S.G, Hathcock M.A, Kennedy C.C. Weight loss prior to lung transplantation is associated with improved survival. J Heart Lung Transplant.. 2015 May; 34(5): 651. PMID: 25578626.
  • Chandrashekaran S, Dispenzieri A, Cha SS, Kennedy CC. Pulmonary morbidity improves after autologous stem cell transplantation in POEMS syndrome. Respir Med. 2015 Jan;109(1):122. Epub 2014 Nov 14. PMID: 25433952.