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Manikkam Suthanthiran, MD

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Manikkam Suthanthiran, MD
Manikkam Suthanthiran, MD

Manikkam (Suthan) Suthanthiran, MD was born in Madras, India. He received his medical degree from the University of Madras and completed his Internal Medicine Residency training at Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan. He was a Nephrology Fellow at the Peter Bent Brigham Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Suthanthiran holds the Stanton Griffis Distinguished Professorship in Medicine, and Professorships in Biochemistry and Surgery in Medicine at Cornell University Medical College. He is the Founding Chairman of the Department of Transplantation Medicine, and Chief of Nephrology and Hypertension at The NewYork Presbyterian-Weill Cornell Medical Center. Dr. Suthanthiran serves as the Co-Chair of the Executive Transplantation Council of the Multi-Organ Program of Columbia and Cornell, New York-Presbyterian Hospital.

NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell
Primary Specialty
Nephrology (Board Certified)
Board Certification
Internal Medicine
Education And Training
1968 Madras University Kilpauk Medical College
Internship: 1972 Wayne State University Affiliated Hospitals
Residency: 1974 Wayne State University Affiliated Hospitals
Fellowship: 1975 Wayne State University Affiliated Hospitals
Fellowship: 1977 Brigham and Women's Hospital - Harvard
Clinical Expertise
Kidney Transplantation
Insurance Programs
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Aetna [HMO, PPO]
Aetna [Weill Cornell Employee Plan]
Oscar (Exchange)
Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty]
Rockefeller University - CoreSource
United Empire


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