Ganesh Krishnamurthy, MD, DNB

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Ganesh Krishnamurthy, MD, DNB, is an interventional radiologist with the Jill and Mark Fishman Center for Lymphatic Disorders at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. 

Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MBBS (Medicine/Surgery) - Mysore Medical College And Research Institute, Mysore, India

MD (Radiology) - Topiwala National Medical College And B.Y.L. Nair Charitable Hospital, Mumbai, Mumbai, Maharashtra

Titles and Academic Titles

Interventional Radiologist

Departments and Services

Selected Publications


Dori, Y., Smith, C. L., DeWitt, A. G., Srinivasan, A., Krishnamurthy, G., Escobar, F. A., & Biko, D. M: Intramesenteric dynamic contrast pediatric MR lymphangiography: initial experience and comparison with intranodal and intrahepatic MR lymphangiography. European Radiology 30(10): 5777-5784, October 2020 Notes: DOI: 10.1007/s00330-020-06949-9.

P Karthika P, Veena Kumari Vuttaradhi, Akkanapally Venu, Lawrence D'Cruze, Roshni Saravanan, Ravishankar Pitani, Krishnamurthy Ganesh, Himavani Pacharla, Suresh Kumar Rayala, D Prathiba, Ganesh Venkatraman: Clinical Evaluation of Proline, Glutamic acid, and Leucine-Rich Protein 1 Expression in Astrocytomas and Correlations with the Proliferation Marker Ki-67. Journal of molecular neuroscience September 2020 Notes: DOI: 10.1007/s12031-020-01690-w; Online ahead of print as of October 2020.

Pinto, E., Dori, Y., Smith, C., DeWitt, A., Williams, C., Griffis, H., Escobar, F., Biko, D. M., Krishnamurthy, G., Rome, J., Glatz, A. C., Liu, M., Ravishankar, C., Zhang, H., & Taha, D: Neonatal lymphatic flow disorders: impact of lymphatic imaging and interventions on outcomes. Journal of perinatology: official journal of the California Perinatal Association Page: a41372-020-77881-3, September 2020 Notes: Online ahead of print as of October 2020.

Gokli A, Pinto E, Escobar FA, Krishnamurthy G, Smith CL, Biko DM: Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound: Use in the Management of Lymphorrhea in Generalized Lymphatic Anomaly. Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology 31(9): 1511-1513, September 2020.

Bedoya MA, Raffini L, Durand R, Acord MR, Srinivasan A, Krishnamurthy G, Vatsky S, Escobar F, Cahill AM: Implantable venous access devices in children with severe hemophilia: a tertiary pediatric institutional experience. Pediatric Radiology 50(8): 1148-1155, July 2020.

Krishnamurthy, G; Srinivasan, A; Acord, M; Durand, R; Cahill, AM; Escobar, F: Extraction of stuck bone fragment within the bone biopsy cannula using disposable cautery device. 63th Annual Meeting & Categorical Course of the Society for Pediatric Radiology, Miami, Florida May 2020 Notes: E-Poster presentation.

Durand RE, Acord M, Srinivasan A, Krishnamurthy G, Saade-Lemus S, Cahill AM, Kaplan S: Peripherally inserted central catheters (PICCs) in Neonates: is there real thrombus. 63th Annual Meeting & Categorical Course of the Society for Pediatric Radiology, Miami, Florida May 2020 Notes: E-Poster presentation.

Smitthimedhin A, Krishnamurthy G, Sridharan A, Poznick L, Durand R, Whitaker J, Escobar F, Bauer A, Cahill AM: Application of contrast-enhanced ultrasonography and shear wave elastography for evaluation of thyroid nodules with biopsy correlation. Early experience in children. 63th Annual Meeting & Categorical Course of the Society for Pediatric Radiology, Miami, Florida May 2020 Notes: Oral presentation.


Biko, D. M., Dori, Y., Savoca, M., Krishnamurthy, G., Smith, C. L., Laje, P., Rome, J. J., & Escobar, F: Pediatric pulmonary lymphatic flow Disorders: Diagnosis and management. Paediatric respiratory reviews 19(S1526-0542): 301111-3, November 2019 Notes: DOI: 10.1016/j.prrv.2019.11.002, Advance online Publication.

Tandon S, Livingston J, Krishnamurthy G, Hitzler J, Punnett A: Asymptomatic Pulmonary Artery Embolization by a Port-a-Cath Fragment in a Child With Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. Journal of Pediatric Hematology Oncology 41(8): 618-619, November 2019.