Satish Chandrashekaran, MD

Satish Chandrashekaran, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of MedicineSatish Chandrashekaran, MD, FACP
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Program Director, Lung Transplant Fellowship Program


TEL: 352.273.8737






MD Kurnool Medical College, University of Health Sciences in Andhra Pradesh, India
Residency St. Francis Hospital, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine Internal Medicine
Fellowship Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota Critical Care Medicine
Fellowship Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida Pulmonary 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.