Dr. Shrikanth Srinivasan

Dr. Shrikanth Srinivasan


Senior Consultant, Critical Care Medicine, Medanta, the Medicity, Gurgaon


Senior Consultant, Critical Care Medicine
Gastro-liver and Liver Transplant ICU
Medanta, The Medicity


Educational Qualifications

MBBS (2001)
MD (Anesthesiology) (2004)
DNB (Anesthesiology) (2005)
FNB (Critical Care Medicine) (2010)
European Diploma in Intensive Care (EDIC) (2014)


Current position: Senior Consultant, Critical Care Medicine Gastroenterology and Liver Transplant ICU
Medanta, the Medicity, Gurgaon.


Previous Clinical Experience


Consultant: Gastro-liver and liver transplant ICU, Medanta, the Medicity, Gurgaon
July 2010-March 2015
Junior Consultant: In charge, Renal Transplant ICU, Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi
March 2010 – July 2010
Fellowship                      Diplomate National Board fellowship (Critical Care Medicine), Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi. March 2008 – March 2010
Junior Consultant Department of Anesthesiology, Max Superspeciality Hospital, Saket, New Delhi
April 2007-March 2008
Senior Resident              Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Maulana Azad Medical College and Associated L.N Hospital, New Delhi. April 2004-April 2007
Resident                      Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Maulana Azad Medical College and Associated L.N Hospital New Delhi. May 2001-Apr 2004
Junior Resident               Department of Hematology, Regional Blood Transfusion Center, UCMS and GTB Hospital, Delhi. Jan 2001-April 2001


Current job profile and responsibility


He has been working as full-time capacity in the Intensive Care Unit, which provides tertiary level Critical Care services having 44 ICU beds catering to Gastroenterology, GI surgery, trauma, multiorgan transplant plus also cover 24 HDU beds.
His team has experience of over 1400 liver transplant patients till date.
He is proficient in all the ICU related procedures. Besides this he routinely performs tracheotomies, minicrashes, bronchoscopies, ultrasound guided procedures like pigtail catheter insertions for drainage of collections, abscesses, and percutaneous cholecystectomies.
He is well versed in bedside ECHO, IABP insertion and monitoring, insertion of temporary pacemakers. Besides this he initiates and monitors CRRT and other adjuvant extracorporeal therapies including MARS.
He is a teacher for Fellowship of National Board (FNB), Indian Diploma in Critical Care Medicine (IDCCM) and Indian Fellowship in Critical Care Medicine (IFCCM) and examiner for IDCCM.
He is involved in daily teaching programs for the fellows and residents besides teaching during rounds.
He is a certified trainer for WINFOCUS point of care ultrasound basic, advanced level and lung ultrasound. He had been the course director for workshops all over India and faculty for international workshops.


Other Certifications


BLS and ACLS Provider and Instructor
International Trainer for WINFOCUS USLS-BLS level 1 and Advanced Level
Certified instructor for lung ultrasound
FCCS Provider and Instructor
ITLS certified
ATLS Provider
ECFMG certified


Areas of Interest in Critical Care Medicine


Point of Care ultrasonography
Sepsis, newer modalities, drug resistance
Fungal infections in critically ill patients


As Faculty at Conferences and workshop


Faculty at National Conference on Pulmonary Diseases (NAPCON) 2011 Airway workshop, February 2011
Faculty at Liver Transplant Symposium, March 2011: Fungal infections in post liver transplant recipients
Guest Speaker at Criticare Apollo, Hyderabad, November 2011: Nutrition in critically ill patients
Guest Speaker at Gujarat Critical Care (GCC) Society Annual Conference March 2012: Lung ultrasound a visual stethoscope; Ultrasound guided vascular access
Faculty at WINFOCUS ultrasound workshop Apollo Chennai, August 2012
Faculty at WINFOCUS ultrasound workshop, 10th Annual Conference of ISCCM (Delhi and NCR Chapter), August 2012
Faculty at WINFOCUS ultrasound workshop, KGMC Lucknow, October 2012
Faculty at UpUkCriticon 2012 (3rd annual Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand conference) SGPGI Lucknow, October 2012
Faculty at Criticare, 2013. Kolkata ISCCM, National Conference: 1st-6th March 2013
Course Coordinator for 1st Critical Care Ultrasound workshop of Sri Lankan Society of Critical Care and Emergency Medicine (SSCCEM), Colombo, Sri Lanka, June 17th-18th, 2013
Faculty at ASHRAICON 2013, Ahmedabad: Ultrasound Workshop, June 2013
Guest Speaker at 3rd Midterm ICA conference, MIDTERMICA: Anesthesia on the dot. Lung Ultrasound: A Visual Stethoscope, June 2013
Faculty at Ultrasound and 2D ECHO, Best of Brussels conference, Pune. July 2013
Faculty at 2nd Indo UK conference on pain. New Delhi, 9th-11th August 2013
Faculty at DCCS 2013. New Delhi, August 16th-18th, 2013
Faculty at Zonal Meet Critical Care Bhopal, 27th-28th October 2013
Course Director for workshop on point of care ultrasound at 21st-22nd November 2013
International Faculty for Sri Lankan Society of Critical Care and Emergency Medicine (SSCCEM) Annual Scientific Session, Colombo, 23rd November 2013.
International Faculty for 30th Annual Scientific Session of College of Anesthesiologists, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 27th January 2014.
Faculty at ISCCM National Conference, Criticare, 2014, 14th-18th February, Jaipur
Guest Faculty for CME in Transplant anesthesia and Intensive care, PGI Chandigarh, 18th April 2014.
Organizing secretary, Lung Ultrasound Basic Life Support (LUS-BL1P), Medanta, 16th-17th April 2014
Course co-director, WINFOCUS USLS-BL1P, Medanta, June 23rd-24th, 2014
International faculty in Society of Internal Medicine of Nepal (SIMON), Kathmandu, 28th June 2014
Course Coordinator for mechanical ventilation workshop of SIMON at Kathmandu,27th June, Nepal
Lead Faculty in AB CON Expert Meet, Delhi, 14th June 2014
Course Director of first WINFOCUS Ultrasound course in Colombo, Sri Lanka, July 2014
Faculty, Best of Brussels Conference, Pune, July 9th-10th, 2014
Faculty, Critical Care Update, Apollo, Bhubaneshwar, Nov 1st-2nd, 2014
International Faculty, 10th WINFOCUS world congress, Kuala Lampur, Malaysia, Nov 15th-19th,2014
Faculty, Critical Care- A paradigm shift, Army Command Hospital (Northern Command), Udhampur, Nov 22nd-23rd, 2014
Faculty, Asia pacific Conference in critical care medicine, APCC-2014, New Delhi, Dec 3rd-6th, 2014
Faculty, 15th ISCCM 4C course, Medanta, Gurgaon 8th-10th January 2015.
Faculty, 16th ISCCM 4C course, Ahmedabad, 31st January 2015
Course Director, WINFOCUS Ultrasound course in Kolkata, 4th-5th February 2015
Faculty, 3rd Annual Critical Care Refresher Course of ISCCM Delhi branch, 12th-14th March 2015
Faculty, 1st ISCCM Webinar, Ultrasound in critical care, 11th April 2015.
Course Director, WINFOCUS Ultrasound course, Medanta, the Medicity, Gurgaon 22nd-23th May 2015
Faculty, 18th ISCCM 4C course, Bhubaneshwar, 6th-7th June 2015
Faculty, Mechanical Ventilation Workshop, ISCCM Ahmedabad Branch, 20th-21st June 2015
Faculty, WINFOCUS Advanced Course, Point of Care Ultrasound, Medanta, Gurgaon3rd-5th August 2015
Faculty, 22nd ISCCM 4C course, Fortis Hospital, Gurgaon, 20th-21st August 2015
Faculty, NZCC, ISCCM Delhi-NCR Branch, Gurgaon, 12th-13th September 2015
Course Director, 2D ECHO and Ultrasound. Criticare, 2016, Agra, 3rd-4th February 2016
Faculty, 3rd International Liver Symposium, Gurgaon 3rd-4rth April 2016
Faculty at 55th annual ISACON 2016, AIIMS, Delhi, 9th April 2016
Faculty at Critical Care spreading the knowledge, Fortis Faridabad, 24th April 2016
Faculty at TRANCRIT 2016, ILBS, Delhi, 14th May 2016
Faculty at APCC India conference 18th-19th November 2016.
Faculty at Criticare 2017, Kochi, 1st-4th February 2017.
Organizing Committee,5th Post Graduate Refresher course in Critical Care Medicine., Gurgaon 15th-18th February 2017
Faculty at Neurocritical Care Update, Artemis Hospital, Gurgaon 24th-25th March 2017
Faculty at Respiratory and Critical Care Update, Lucknow, 2nd April 2017
Faculty at 56th ISACON Delhi, 8th-9th April 2107


Training and Critical Care education

Teacher for Indian Diploma in Critical Care Medicine (IDCCM)
Teacher for Indian Fellowship in Critical Care Medicine (IFCCM)
Examiner for Indian Diploma in Critical Care Medicine (IDCCM)
Teacher for Fellowship of National Board (FNB) (Critical Care Medicine)


Research and Publications


Comparison of Combined Spinal Epidural Technique and Low Dose Epidural Technique in Progress of Labor. Indian J Anaesth 2008; 52:282-7.
Incidence of posterior wall puncture of Internal Jugular vein: comparison of two techniques using real time ultrasound. 7th WINFOCUS World Congress on Ultrasound in Emergency & Critical Care Nov 2011.


Trends of C-Reactive Protein (CRP) and Procalcitonin (PCT) in Live Donor Liver Transplantation (LDLT) recipients. Intensive Care Med.2011;37 (Suppl 1) S 45
Hepatoadrenal syndrome: underdiagnosed entity. Intensive Care Med. 2011;37 (Suppl 1) S 144
Microbiological epidemiology within first week of Liver Transplant recipients: An Indian experience. Intensive Care Med. 2011; 37 (Suppl 1) S 246.
Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) in Live Donor Liver Transplant (LDLT) recipients. Crit Care Med. 2011; 39 (Suppl) 527.
Hepatoadrenal syndrome: underdiagnosed entity. Intensive Care Med. 2011;37 (Suppl 1) S 144.
Stress cardiomyopathy after live donor liver transplantation: incidence, risk factors and mortality. Critical Care 2012, 16(Suppl 1): P187
Chapter in ISCCM ICU protocols: A stepwise approach 2012 Ed. Specific issues in perioperative care page 617-630
Chapter in Critical Care Obstetrics 2nd Edition, Fetal Considerations in critically ill gravida. Pages 239-247.
Primary investigator Incidence of posterior
Co- investigator: Medanta-The Medicity hospital site for EUPHAS 2.
Editorial: Optic nerve sheath diameter measurement using bedside ultrasound: Is it accurate? Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine. 2015;19. 443-445.
Chapter in Textbook of critical Care Medicine: Imaging in ICU. Pages: 116-130
Chapter in Textbook of critical Care Medicine Mesenteric Ischemia. Pages 450-457
Chapter in Textbook of critical Care Medicine: Liver transplant patient. Pages 642-650
Chapter in Critical Care: Critical care aspects in adult liver transplant. Chapter 29, pages 253-262.
Chapter in Critical Care Update 2017: Lung Ultrasound in Critical Care. Current applications: Chapter 56. Pages 323-336.
Srinivasan S, Govil D, Gupta S, Patel S, Jagadeesh KN, Tomar DS. Incidence of posterior wall penetration during internal jugular vein cannulation: A comparison of two techniques using real-time ultrasound. Indian J Anaesth2017; 61:240-4.