Faculty Profile

Shivanand Medar, MD
E-mail: SMEDAR@montefiore.org

Dr. Medar is an attending physician in the department of critical care medicine.  He is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

Medical School:

Seth G.S. Medical College, Mumbai India

Training:

  • Pediatric Residency: BYL Nair Hospital and TN Medical College, Mumbai India
  • Pediatric Residency: Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center, Bronx NY
  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Fellowship: Children’s Hospital at Montefiore/Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx NY

Bibliography:

  • Medar SS, Hsu DT, Lamour JM, Aydin SI. Acute Kidney Injury in Pediatric Acute Decompensated Heart Failure. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2015 Apr 8. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Medar SS, Hsu DT, Ushay HM, et al. Serial Measurement of Amino-Terminal Pro-B-Type Natriuretic Peptide Predicts Adverse Cardiovascular Outcome in Children With Primary Myocardial Dysfunction and Acute Decompensated Heart Failure. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2015 Apr 8.
  • Knee SJ, Alexander E, Medar S. Failure to Thrive and Respiratory Failure in an Adolescent Male. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2015 Apr 6. pii: 0009922815579689. [Epub ahead of print]

Abstracts presented at National Meetings:

  • Knee SJ, Alexander E, Medar S. Failure to Thrive and Respiratory Failure in an Adolescent Male. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2015 Apr 6.
  • Villacres S, Medar S, Skversky, A, Aydin S. Acute Kidney Injury in children with Acute Respiratory Failure. Abstract accepted for poster presentation at the Pediatric Academic Society Annual Meeting, San Diego, California. May 2015
  • Medar SS, Hsu DT, Lamour JM, Aydin SI. Acute Kidney Injury in Pediatric Acute Decompensated Heart Failure. Presented at the Annual Pediatric Cardiology Conference, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York. May 2014.
  • Medar SS, Hsu DT, Lamour JM, Aydin SI. Acute Kidney Injury in Pediatric Acute Decompensated Heart Failure. Presented at the American Heart Association Scientific Congress, Dallas, Texas November 2013.
  • Medar SS, Hsu DT, Lamour JM, Ushay MI. Prognostic utility of serial measurement of NT-proBNP in Acute Decompensated Heart Failure (ADHF) in children. Poster presentation at the 42nd Annual Society of Critical Care Medicine Conference, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Jan 2013.
  • Medar SS, Killinger JS, Woroniecki R. Outcomes in Neonates and Infants on Renal Replacement Therapy; a Single Center Experience. A retrospective review of last 13 years experience at The Children's Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, Bronx, New York. Poster presentation at the Pediatric Academic Society’s Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, 29th April 2012.
  • Medar SS, Cassel G, Siegel L, Biswas A, Overby P. Acute Raised Intracranial Pressure in a Girl with Chronic Subdural Hematoma and Arachnoid Cyst- A Case Report. Presented at the Society of Critical Care Medicine Conference 41st Critical Care Congress, Houston, Texas, February, 2012.
  • Cassel G, Weingarten-Arams J, Medar SS. Systemic Septic Embolization through a Residual Right-To-Left Shunt: An Atypical Lemierre's Syndrome. Presented at the Society of Critical Care Medicine Conference 41st Critical Care Congress, Houston, Texas, February, 2012.
  • Medar SS, Toedt-Pingel I. Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) for Severe ARDS Secondary to Staphylococcal Osteomyelitis. Presented at the Society of Critical Care Medicine Conference 41st Critical Care Congress, San Diego, California, January 2011.
  • Killinger JS, Medar SS, Ross SLP, Shann K, D’Alessandro D. Veno-Arterial ECMO for the Septic Adolescent: A Novel Strategy for Arterial Access. Poster Presentation at ELSO conference, Miami, Florida, October 2010.