Dr. Padmanabhan graduated from the armed Forces Medical College, Pune, India and had a year of rotating internship at the Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India. Once he came to the United States, Dr. Padmanabhan did a year of transitional Internship at the Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, MI and completed M.S. in Molecular and Cellular Biology at the UC San Diego, in La Jolla, CA. Subsequently, he completed residency in Internal Medicine at the Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, CA and fellowship in Cardiology at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA. During his residency and fellowship in Los Angeles, he also obtained a Master in Public Health degree.
He spent two years at N.I.H. Bethesda. M.D. as a fellow in Cardiac MRI and also obtained training in Cardiac CT at the Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD.
Currently, he is Chief of Cardiology at the Franklin Square Hospital, Baltimore, MD and Director of Cardiovascular MRI and CT at the Chesapeake Cardiology associates, Baltimore, MD.
Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, India
Cardiology: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Cardiac MRI: National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD
Internal Medicine: Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA
Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India
M.D., F.A,C.C., M.S., M.P.H.
National Talent Scholarship: Government of India (1982, 1984)
President of India Gold Medal for the Best Outgoing Student, Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, India
Solomon Research Scholar Award, UCLA Los Angeles, CA (2003)
Chief, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Franklin Square hospital, Baltimore, MD
Award by Internal Medicine Residency Program for distinguished attending of the year:
Franklin Square Hospital, Baltimore, MD (2008)
Director: Cardiovascular MRI and CT, Chesapeake Cardiovascular Associates, Baltimore, MD
Clinical assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
Member: Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance
Council Member, American College of Cardiology. Maryland Chapter
Available on request