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Kalpathy (Krish) S. Krishnamoorthy, MD

617-726-3877

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Overview

Departments

Neurology

Pediatrics

Centers & Specialties

MassGeneral Hospital for Children

Clinical Interests
  • Follow up of neonatal ICU graduates
  • Developmental disorders of infants
  • Neuromuscular problems of infants and children
  • Pediatric and Newborn Neurological problems
  • Seizure disorders
  • Epilepsy
Medical Education
  • MD, All India Institute of Medical Sciences
  • MBBS, University of Madras - India
  • Residency, Children's Hospital Boston|Residency, Good Samaritan Hospital|Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
  • Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology
  • Pediatrics
Foreign Languages
  • Tamil
  • Hindi/Urdu
Locations
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Chelsea: MGH Chelsea HealthCare Center
Patient Gateway
Yes, learn more
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - SSN
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • OSW - Vermont
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO

Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.

Patient Age Group
Pediatric
Gender
Male

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Biography

I did my General Pediatric residency training at the Children's Hospital, Boston  and Neurology training at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston. I am Board Certified in both Pediatrics and Pediatric Neurology with faculty appointments at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School. My current activities include providing patient care, teaching and research in the field of clinical pediatric neurology. I have vast experience in the evaluation of the newborn babies with various neurological problems and their outcome. I also have special interest in the developmental problems of the infants and children. My current patient care activities includes supervising the resident physicians in the clinic(YAW 6B)and consulting patients privately in my office at WANG 708.

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Research & Publications

Research Summary
In the field of neonatal neurolgy.
Publications


Journal of Child Neurology 1998; 13: 537-540
Journal of Child Neurology 2000; 15:592-602
Pediatric Neurology 2001; 24:193-199
Curr Opin Neurol 2002; 15:139-144
Pediatr Neurol 2002; 26:274-281
Pediatrics 2005; 116:757-766
Journal of Child Neurology 2005; 829-31
J Child Neurol 2006; 21:801-805
Neuroimage 2006; 32:1041-1049
Epilepsia 2006, Epilepsia 2007; 48:89-95
Pediatr Res 2007; 61:546-551
Pediatric Neurology 2007; 37:317-323
Seminars in Perinatology 2007
Neuro-Ophthalmology 2009; 33:1:23-35
Epilepsy and Behavior 2010; 19:306-310
Journal of Child Neurology, 26:188-194, 2011 (On Line Publiashed Aug. 19, 2010)
Clinical Pediatrics 2005; 44:437-442
Journal of Child Neurology 2005; 20:696-8
Neuromuscular Disorders 2006; 16:492-494
New England Journal of Medicine 2008; 358:1713-23
Pediatr Neurology 2008; 39:276-278
Journal Clinical Neuromuscular Disease 2010; 11:124-126
New England Journal of Medicine 2009; 361:2367-78
N Engl J Med 2010; 362:346-56

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Contact

Pediatric Neurology
55 Fruit Street
Boston MA, 02114-2696
Phone 1: 617-726-3877
Phone 2: 617-726-6093
Fax: 617-724-7860
Chelsea HealthCare Center
151 Everett Avenue
Chelsea MA, 02150-1807
Phone: 617-884-8300

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