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Shyam Kumar Sathanandam, MD, FSCAI

Shyam Kumar Sathanandam, MD, FSCAI

  • Consulting Physician, Cardiology
  • Assistant Professor Pediatrics, Division of Pediatrics, University of Tennessee Health Science Center



Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery – Stanley Medical College, Madras, India
Residency – Madras Medical College, Madras, India
Residency – SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
Fellowship – Advocate Christ Medical Center & Hope ` Children Hospital; Oak Lawn, IL
Advanced Fellowship – Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Clinical Interests

  • Pediatric Cardiology

Selected Publications

Aorto-esophageal fistula associated with vascular ring: Double the arch trouble. Umar S. Boston, Peter E. Fischer, Shyam K Sathanandam, Chris J Knott-Craig Article · August 2017, DOI: 10.5430/css.v3n3p24 

Femoral vein homograft as Sano shunt results in improved pulmonary artery growth after Norwood operation. Mario Briceno-Medina, T.K Susheel Kumar, Shyam Sathanandam, Umar Boston, Michael Perez, David Zurakowski, Michel Ilbawi, Christopher J Knott-Craig. Cardiology in the Young · August 2017, DOI: 10.1017/S1047951117001688. 

Acute and Mid-Term Outcomes Of Stent Implantation For Recurrent Coarctation Of The Aorta Early After The Norwood Operation: A Multi-center PICES (Pediatric Interventional Cardiology Early Career Society) Investigation. Aldoss O, Goldstein BH, Danon S, Goreczny S, Gray RG, Sathanandam S, Whiteside W, Williams DA, Zampi JD. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 Aug 11. doi: 10.1002/ccd.27231 PMID: 28799708 

Use of 3-D Digital Subtraction Rotational Angiography during Cardiac Catheterization of Infants and Adults with Congenital Heart Diseases. Sushitha Surendran, B. Rush Waller, Lucas Elijovich, Vijaykumar Agrawal, Andrew Kuhls-Gilcrist, Jason Johnson, Thomas Fagan, Shyam K Sathanandam. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 Jul 14. doi: 10.1002/ccd.27180 PMID: 28707365 

Acute and Mid-Term Results Following Perventricular Device Closure of Muscular Ventricular Septal Defects: A Multicenter PICES Investigation. Robert G Gray, Shaji C Menon, Joyce T Johnson, Aimee K Armstrong, Michael A Bingler, John P Breinholt, Damien Kenny, John Lozier, Joshua J Murphy, Shyam K Sathanandam, Nathaniel W Taggart, Sara M. Trucco, Bryan H Goldstein, Brent M Gordon. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 Aug 1;90(2):281-289. doi: 10.1002/ccd.27121 PMID: 28805027 

The Medtronic Micro Vascular PlugTM for Vascular Embolization in Children with Congenital Heart Diseases. Shyam Sathanandam, Henri Justino, B Rush Waller III, Srinath T Gowda, Wolfgang Radtke, Athar M. Qureshi. J Interv Cardiol. 2017 Apr;30(2):177-184. doi: 10.1111/joic.12369. Epub 2017 Feb 16. PMID:28211168 

Surgical Management of Simultaneous Left Coronary Atresia and Anomalous Right Coronary Artery Origin. Shyam Sathanandam, TK Susheel Kumar, Umar Boston, Christopher Knott-Craig. Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 Jun;103(6):e513-e515. PMID: 28528054 

Acute and Long Term Effects of Endovascular De-banding of Pulmonary Arteries in a Swine Model. Michael Perez, TK Susheel Kumar, Deepthi Hoskoppal, Yada Akkhawattanangkul, Kimberly Allen, Christopher J Knott-Craig, Benjamin Rush Waller, Shyam Sathanandam. Congenit Heart Dis. 2017 May;12(3):340-349. PMID: 28580610 

Initial Clinical Experience with the Medtronic Micro Vascular PlugTM in Transcatheter Occlusion of PDAs in Extremely Premature Infants. Shyam Sathanandam, Henri Justino, B Rush Waller III, Wolfgang Radke, Athar Qureshi. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2016 Nov 26. doi: 10.1002/ccd.26878. PMID: 27888552 

Effect of Solute Temperature in the Measurement of Cardiac Output in Children Using the Thermodilution Technique. Shyam Sathanandam, Pooja Kashyap, David Zurakowski, Lindsey Bird, Vera McGhee, Jeffrey Towbin, Benjamin Rush Waller III. Congenit Heart Dis. 2016 Nov 4. doi: 10.1111/chd.12423. PMID: 27813342 

Clinical Evaluation of a Radio Protective Cream for the Hands of the Pediatric Interventional Cardiologist. Saradha Subramanian, Benjamin R Waller, Natasha Winders, Ashok Khandkar, Andrew Kuhls-Gilcrist, David Zurakowski, Shyam Sathanandam. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2016 Nov 26. doi: 10.1002/ccd.26845. PMID: 27888578 

Last update: March 2018