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Harikesh Subramanian, MBBS, MS, D.ABA, ABPM-CI

  • Assistant Professor

Dr. Harikesh Subramanian is a cardiothoracic and liver transplantation anesthesiologist who is actively involved in our perioperative transesophageal and transthoracic echocardiography services, as well as our perioperative consult service at the UPMC Center for Perioperative Care. He is currently completing a master's degree in biomedical informatics at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Subramanian received the Early Career Investigator Award at the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists 2020 meeting as well as seed grant funding from our department for the period of March 1, 2020 – February 28, 2021 for his project “Ex-vivo Study of Drug Sequestration by ECMO Circuits.” 

    Education & Training

  • Master of Science, Biomedical informatics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  • Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship, UPMC
  • Anesthesiology Residency, Henry Ford Hospital
  • MBBS, Kasturba Medical College Manipal
Representative Publications

Subramaniam K, Subramanian H, Knight J, Mandell D, McHugh SM. An Approach to Standard Perioperative Transthoracic Echocardiography Practice for Anesthesiologists-Perioperative Transthoracic Echocardiography Protocols. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022 Feb;36(2):367-386. doi: 10.1053/j.jvca.2021.08.100. Epub 2021 Sep 8. PMID: 34629240. 

Martucci G, Pappalardo F, Subramanian H, Ingoglia G, Conoscenti E, Arcadipane A. Endocrine Challenges in Patients with Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices. Nutrients. 2021 Mar 5;13(3):861. doi: 10.3390/nu13030861. PMID: 33808026; PMCID: PMC7999433. 

Ungerman E, Jayaraman AL, Patel B, Khoche S, Subramanian H, Bartels S, Knight J, Gelzinis TA. The Year in Cardiothoracic Transplant Anesthesia: Selected Highlights From 2020 Part II: Cardiac Transplantation. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022 Feb;36(2):390-402. doi: 10.1053/j.jvca.2021.09.026. Epub 2021 Sep 20. PMID: 34657796. 

Ungerman E, Khoche S, Subramani S, Bartels S, Fritz AV, Martin AK, Subramanian H, Devarajan J, Knight J, Boisen ML, Gelzinis TA. The Year in Cardiothoracic Transplantation Anesthesia: Selected Highlights from 2019. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2020 Nov;34(11):2889-2905. doi: 10.1053/j.jvca.2020.06.026. Epub 2020 Jun 13. PMID: 32782193. 

Subramanian H, Subramaniam K, Dzadony R, Shields R, Rivosecchi R, Howard-Quijano K. Ex-vivo Study of Antibiotic Sequestration by Modern Extra-Corporeal Membrane Oxygenators. Anesthesia and Analgesia. 2020 April;130(4s);44-46.