Eswar Krishnan, MD, Rheumatology, Indianapolis, IN


Rheumatology Indianapolis, IN

Lupus & Related, Rheumatoid Arthritis & Related, Spondyloarthropathy

Late Phase Clinical Development, Eli Lilly & Co

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Education & Training

  • Stanford University
    Stanford UniversityFellowship, Rheumatology, 2000 - 2002
  • Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University
    Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin UniversityResidency, Internal Medicine, 1998 - 2000
  • Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University
    Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin UniversityInternship, Internal Medicine, 1997 - 1998
  • CambridgeM.Phil, Epidemiology, 1994 - 1995
  • University of CambridgeM. Phil, Epidemiology, 1995
  • University of Kerala Medical College
    University of Kerala Medical CollegeClass of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2002 - 2008
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2000 - 2022
  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 1999 - 2002
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2011-2013
  • Distinguished Fellow Award American College of Rheumatology, 2002
  • Beverly Sackler Endowment Award Cambridge University, UK, 1995
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Brief report: citrullination within the atherosclerotic plaque: a potential target for the anti-citrullinated protein antibody response in rheumatoid arthritis  
    Sokolove J, Sharpe O, Brennan M, Lahey LJ, Kao AH, Krishnan E,Wasko MC, Robinson WH, Arthritis Rheum, 7/1/2013
  • Upper Extremity and Mobility Subdomains from the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS®) Adult Physical Functioning Item Bank  
    Hays RD, Spritzer KL, Amtmann D, Lai JS, Dewitt EM, Rothrock N, Dewalt DA, Riley WT, Fries JF, Krishnan E, Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 6/7/2013
  • Serum Urate and Incidence of Kidney Disease Among Veterans with Gout  
    Krishnan E, Akhras KS, Sharma H, Marynchenko M, Wu E, Tawk RH, Liu J, Shi L, J Rheumatol, 5/15/2013
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Books/Book Chapters

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  • Excess Mortality From Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease in Systemic Sclerosis Compared to Lupus and Rheumatoid Arthritis.
    Dave AJ, Lingala B, Fiorentino D, Krishnan E, Chung L, Arthritis and Rheumatism, 1/1/2012
  • Prevalence of Knee Pain in Ultramarathon Runners.
    Kelly VM, Hoffman M, Lingala B, Bennett M, Krishnan E, Arthritis and Rheumatism, 1/1/2012
  • Prevalence of Gout Among Adults with Chronic Kidney Disease in the United States, 2009-10.
    Krishnan E, Arthritis and Rheumatism, 1/1/2012
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  • Hyperuricemia and Atherothrombotic Vascular Disease-What to Do With the Evidence? 
    Washington, DC - 1/1/2012
  • Uncontrolled serum uric acid is associated with an increased risk of developing renal disease in veterans with gout. 
  • An item-response theory-based approach for measuring frailty in large populations. 
    Taipei, ROC - 1/1/2011
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Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Tamil