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Subhash Krishnamoorthy, MD



Surgical Critical Care


Dr. Subhash Krishnamoorthy is a dual trained physician in general surgery and critical care medicine. He was born in India and raised in Hamilton, Ontario. He received his undergraduate degree in Medical & Health Physics at McMaster University. He completed his General Surgery residency and a fellowship in Critical Care Medicine at Columbia University – New York Presbyterian Hospital. He joined the faculty as Assistant Professor of Surgery in 2018.

His focus is centered on providing surgical solutions to acutely and critically ill patients. This extends from acute care surgery and surgical critical care to extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in respiratory and cardiac failure. He is passionate about patient-centered medicine, medical education, and collaborative initiatives to improve the quality of care.


Employee of the Month, CTICU, Columbia University Medical Center, 2018

Resident Teacher of the Month - Surgery, 2016

International Peace Scholarship, St. George’s University, 2008 – 2012

Honour Award, McMaster University, 2002 – 2006

Aiming for the Top Scholarship, McMaster University, 2002 – 2004

NSERC Undergraduate Summer Research Assistant Award, 2003

Valedictorian, Westmount Secondary School, 2002

Awards of academic/athletic excellence, Westmount Secondary School, 2002


Modern Monitoring in Anesthesiology and Perioperative Care - 2018

Point of Care Ultrasound Volume Responsiveness, Book Chapter (in print)