Gopal Narayanswami, MD
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Medicine, Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
Specialties:Pulmonary Medicine, Internal Medicine
Dr. Gopal Narayanswami joined Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and Mount Sinai West in 2002. He completed his Internal Medicine Residency at Jamaica Hospital, Queens & Pulmonary and Critical Care fellowship at the Beth Israel Medical Center in Manhattan. He went to medical school at BJ Medical College, Ahmedabad, India where he also did three years of residency in Internal Medicine and one year in Oncology. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care Medicine.
Dr. Narayanswami is actively involved with the Internal Medicine residency program and is the physician co-leader in the weekly Department of Medicine Mortality & Morbidity conferences and Autopsy Conferences. He is the Director of the Ultrasound program and has implemented goal-directed sonography in the management of critically ill patients and provides faculty development in goal-directed ultrasound and conducts on-site ultrasound courses for faculty and fellows in critical care. Along with thoracic surgery, he has established the Endobronchial ultrasound program for sampling of mediastinal lymph nodes.
Dr. Narayanswami’s main interests include teaching of residents and fellows in the art of clinical medicine with an emphasis on history and physical exam to enhance clinical skills and assist them in clinical decision making and evidence-based management.
Critical Care Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine
MD, B. J. Medical College
Residency, Internal Medicine, Jamaica Hospital
Fellowship, Pulm & Critical Care, Beth Israel Medical Center
Young Investigator Award at Chest 2002 for original abstract; Pulmonary complications of HIV infection in the Era of Highly Active Antiretroviral therapy
Gopal Narayanswami, Steve Salzman: Bronchoscopy in the Human Immunodeficiency Virus-infected patient: Seminars in Respiratory Infections: 18:80-86:2003.;.
Ariel Modrykamien, M.D.; Jaime Upegui, M.D.; Gopal Narayanswami, M.D: A 21-Year-Old Man with Hemoglobin SC Disease with Left Upper Quadrant Pain and Shortness of Breath. Chest. 2007; 132:1084-1087..;.
Carlos L. Alviar MD, Juan P. Cordova MD, Alex Korniyenko MD, Miguel Tsukayama MD, Gopal Narayanswami MD;Bilateral Bochdalek Hernias Presenting as Respiratory Failure in an Elderly Patient; Respir Care. 2011 May;56(5):691-4.;.
Patel AP, Patel KM, Shukla SN, Savani, BN, Gopal N, Bavishi KN, Madan PL, Anand A, Parikh BJ, Shah PM: Splenic infiltrates in acute lymphoblastic leukemia. American Journal of Hematology 45(4): 349-50, April 1994 .;.
Sandhu G, Ranade A, Narayanswami G; Fatal massive cerebral infarctions in a young patient with diabetic ketoacidosis--a rare case of atherosclerotic moyamoya disease. QJM 2010 Apr;103(4):267-9.;.