About Krish Krishnamoorthy, MD

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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Chelsea HealthCare Center
151 Everett Ave.
Chelsea, MA 02150
Phone: 617-884-8300

Mass General for Children: Pediatric Neurology
55 Fruit St.
Yawkey Center for Outpatient Care
Suite 6B
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-724-6400

Medical Education

  • MD, All India Institute of Medical Sciences
  • MBBS, University of Madras - India
  • Residency, Boston Children's Hospital
  • Residency, Good Samaritan Hospital
  • Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital

American Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics

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In the field of neonatal neurology.


  • 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 Published 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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