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Krishna Kolandaivel,MD

Primary Service
  • Oncology & Hematology
  • Cancer Care
Additional Languages:
  • Tamil
Areas of Interest

Lymphomas, multiple myeloma, clinical trials

Medical School
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery, Stanley Medical College, Chennai, India
  • New York Medical College, Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, NY
  • New York Medical College, Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, NY

Board Certification
Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

Philosophy of care
Cancer is a tough disease which unfortunately does not have an easy fix. That’s why I believe in a team approach to tackle it and provide support to patients in any way we can. I strive to employ the best available scientific evidence and latest treatment principles to achieve best results.

Why Dr. Kolandaivel went into medicine
I wanted to alleviate suffering by helping people and supporting them in their fight against illnesses.

Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

Additional Languages

I enjoy hiking, skiing, reading books, gardening and raising pets.

The effects of warfarin and direct oral anticoagulants on systemic vascular calcification: A review, K Elango, A Javaid, B Khetarpal, S Ramalingam, K kolandaivel , K Gunasekaran, C Ahsan.

Cells 2021, 10(4), 773;

The Impact of Diabetes Mellitus in Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Hospitalization.

K Gunasekaran, S Murthi, K Elango, M S Rahi, B Thilagar, S Ramalingam, D Voruganti, V K Paramasivam, K Kolandaivel, A Arora, A Chandran.

J. Clin. Med. 2021, 10(2), 235;

Extramedullary hematopoiesis presented as cytopenia and massive para spinal masses leading to cord compression in a patient with hereditary persistence of fetal hemoglobin. Katchi T, Kolandaivel K, Khattar P, Farooq T, Islam H, Liu D. Biomark Res. 2016 Sep 1;4(1):17. doi: 10.1186/s40364-016-0071-6. eCollection 2016.PMID: 27595000

Varghese Joye s.; Krishna Prasad Kolandaivel; Upadhuyay Ragul; Revathy, Marimuthu S.; Jayanthi, Venkataram. Lipoprotein profile in cirrhosis of liver: European journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology. 19(6):521-522, June 2007.doi: Cited in PubMed; PMID: 17489065.

Nabors C, Khera S, Forman L, Kolte D, Mittal V, Marballi A, Agrawal S, Pawar R, O’Connell D, Afanador SM, Kolandaivel K, Chugh S, Peterson SJ. Electronic Capture of Written Handoff Information: What are the next steps? Am. J Ther 2016 May-Jun; 23(3):e785-91. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 25370922

Joye Varghese S, Jayanthi V, Jijo V Cherrian, Krishna Prasad K, Madan P, Selvasekaran R, Revathy M. Cirrhosis in the 60’s: Indian Journal of Gastroenterology Vol 25 Nov 2006.

Kolandaivel K, Narayansamy S, Prakash P, Garg J, Cassulto J, Mehta S, Eskridge E. Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis in Cocaine Use. Poster Presentation in New York ACP Rochester 2013.

Nabors C, Khera S, Forman L, Kolte D, Mittal V, O’Connell D, Afanador SM, Kolandaivel K, Chugh S, Peterson SJ."Electronic Capture of Handoff Information: The Next Steps in the Inpatient Setting”, Poster Presentation during Brown University Public Health Program Research Day on April 18, 2013.