Philosophy of Care
Keeping the patient's best interest in mind and providing care to meet that goal.
Renal transplantation, pancreas transplantation, living donor nephrectomies, and vascular access.
M.D., University of Texas Health Sciences Center, San Antonio, TX, 2005
M.P.H., Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, 2000
B.A., Austin College, Sherman TX, Biology, 1998
Surgery, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 2005-10
Transplant Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, 2010-12
American Board of Surgery,
American College of Surgeons
American Society of Transplant Surgeons
Association for Academic Surgery
Honors and Awards
Dean's Award, Austin College, Sherman TX,
Select Recent Publications
Bellingham JM, Santhanakrishnan C, Neidlinger N, Wai P, Kim J, Niederhaus S, Leverson GE, Fernandez LA, Foley DP, Mezrich JD, Odorico JS, Love RB, De Oliveira N, Sollinger HW, D’Alessandro AM. Donation after cardiac death: a 29-year experience. Surgery 150(4):692-702, 2011
Santhanakrishnan C. Assessing the risk for kidney allograft failure. The Immunology Report 8(1): Summer, 2011.