CHI St. Vincent announced that Muthukumar Radhakrishnan, MD, joined the CHI St. Vincent Pulmonology Disease and Critical Care Medicine Clinic in Hot Springs. The team of board-certified pulmonary, critical care, and sleep physicians at the clinic treat patients with a wide range of lung problems and sleep disorders.
Radhakrishnan previously served as assistant professor of medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. After attending medical school at Yenepoya Medical College in Mangalore, India, Radhakrishnan completed a residency in internal medicine at Wayne State University in Detroit. He completed a fellowship training in pulmonary and critical care medicine at the University of Toledo Medical Center.
Radhakrishnan and the team of specialists at the CHI St. Vincent Pulmonology Disease and Critical Care Medicine Clinic, located at 1 Mercy Lane, Suite 401 in Hot Springs, diagnose and treat breathing problems related to diseases of the lungs and bronchial tubes, which often involves the upper respiratory tract, as well as the heart. Common sleep disorders treated at the clinic include obstructive sleep apnea, central sleep apnea, obesity hypoventilation syndrome, narcolepsy, hypersomnia, restless leg syndrome, and shift worker sleep disorders.