Pulmonologist Padmanabhan opens private practice on HMC campus
Date: 7/2/2012 July 2, 2012
HOLYOKE Dr. Sivakumar Padmanabhan, a pulmonologist, is pleased to announce the opening of his private pulmonology practice, Pioneer Valley Lung Associates, on the campus of Holyoke Medical Center.
Padmanabhan is board certified in internal medicine, pulmonary medicine, and critical care medicine, and in addition to operating his practice, he is one of three intensivists at Holyoke Medical Center. Previously, he was a pulmonologist at Christus Spohn Hospitals & Corpus Christi Medical Center in Texas and served as director of the Medical Intensive Care Unit at Christus Spohn Hospital South, also in Texas.
Padmanabhan earned his medical degree from Baratidasan University in India and completed his residency in internal medicine and a fellowship in pulmonary diseases at Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. He completed his fellowship in critical care medicine from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Texas.
Padmanabhan's areas of interest include treating patients with asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, emphysema, and lung cancer, and he also specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of sleep apnea.
For more information, call Pioneer Valley Lung Associates at 657-8318.