Ananda Dharshan

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Specializing In:

Critical care training in medical, transplant, surgical, neurosurgical, trauma and cardiothoracic intensive care units Performing bedside ultrasound, echocardiogram, transesophageal echocardiogram, endotracheal intubation, bronchoscopies, lumbar punctures, placing chest tubes, continuous veno venous hemodialysis (CVVH) Placement of all central lines, Pulmonary artery catheters, hemodialysis catheters, arterial lines, PICC lines, intravenous pacemakers

About Ananda Dharshan


Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

  • Assistant Professor of Oncology, Department of Anesthesiology
  • Medical Director of the Intensive Care Unit

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo

  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology


Education and Training:

  • 2002 - MD - Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medicine (JIPMER), Pondicherry, India


  • 2008 - Coney Island Hospital, Brooklyn, NY


  • 2012 - Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY

Board Certification:

  • 2013 - Neurocritical Care, United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties (UCNS)
  • 2012 - Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • 2008 - Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine


Full Publications list on PubMed

1.Gutierrez C, Brown ART, Herr MM, et al. The chimeric antigen receptor-intensive care unit (CAR-ICU) initiative: Surveying intensive care unit practices in the management of CAR T-cell associated toxicities [published online ahead of print, 2020 Apr 15]. J Crit Care. 2020;58:58‐64. doi:10.1016/j.jcrc.2020.04.008

2.Anandacoomaraswamy D, Ullal J, Vinik AI. A 70-year-old male with peripheral neuropathy, ataxia and antigliadin antibodies shows improvement in neuropathy, but not ataxia, after intravenous immunoglobulin and gluten-free diet. J Multidiscip Healthc. 2008 Oct 1;1:93-6. PubMed PMID: 21197340; Cited in Pubmed. PMCID: PMC3004541. PMID: 21197340 [PubMed].

3.Dharshan AC, Joseph J, Goel SK, Tavakoly A, Shenoy MM. Double interatrial septum. Can J Cardiol. 2010 Feb;26(2):e63. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 20151063.

4.Sharma S, Dharshan A, Dawn B, Radparvar F. Pulmonary Emboli in Transit. J Gen Intern Med. 2012 Jul 3. Cited in Pubmed; Pubmed ID: PMID: 22752588.

5.Vinik A.I, Anandacoomaraswamy D, Ullal J. Antibodies to Neuronal structures: Innocent bystanders or neuron toxins. Diabetes Care. 2005 Aug; 28(8): 2067-72. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 16043764.