Arvind Chandrakantan, MD, Anesthesiology, Houston, TX, Texas Children's Hospital


Anesthesiology Houston, TX

Pediatric Anesthesiology

Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, Stony Brook University SOM

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Education & Training

  • The Wharton SchoolOTHER_TRAINING
  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
    Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical CenterFELLOWSHIP
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical SchoolRESIDENCY
  • Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
    Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical CenterRESIDENCY
  • Sri Ramachandra Medical College
    Sri Ramachandra Medical CollegeMEDICAL_SCHOOL

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2010 - 2016
  • TN State Medical License
    TN State Medical License 2009 - 2011
  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2008 - 2012
  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 2007 - 2009
  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 2006 - 2021
  • VT State Medical License
    VT State Medical License 2001 - 2004
  • American Board of Anesthesiology Anesthesiology
  • American Board of Anesthesiology Pediatric Anesthesiology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Best Undergraduate Research Award Peter S.A. Glass Research Evening, 2016
  • 1st Place ACP/ASIM competition 2003
  • Tied for 1st place ACP/ASIM competition 2002
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Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Informed consent/Shared Decision Making  
    Chandrakantan A, Saunders T, Anesthesiology Clinics, 1/1/2016
  • Demonstrating value: a case study of enhanced recovery  
    Chandrakantan A, Gan TJ, Anesthesiology Clinics, 1/1/2015
  • Anesthesia considerations for rapid-onset obesity, hypoventilations, hypothalamic dysfunction, and autonomic dysfunction (ROHHAD) syndrome in children  
    Chandrakantan A, Poulton T, Paediatr Anaesth, 1/1/2013
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Books/Book Chapters

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  • Effectiveness of antiemetics in post discharge nausea and vomiting
    Devendran K, Reinsel R, Chandrakantan A, IARS 2016, Stony Brook Research Evening, 1/1/2016
  • Possible risk factors for Post-Discharge Nausea and Vomiting in children with severe nausea and/or emesis after surgery
    Kapoor AB, Reinsel RA, Chandrakantan A, Stony Brook Research Evening, 1/1/2016
  • Emergence Delirium and Sympathetic Nervous System Activity: A predictive hypothesis
    Chandrakantan A, Reinsel R, SPA 2016, Stony Brook Research Evening, 1/1/2016
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  • PBLD: Of adenoidectomies and abuse: the clinical paradox of the sick patient with nebulous care 
    Chicago, IL - 1/1/2015
  • PBLD: Neonate with delayed emergence 
    Colorado Springs, CO - 1/1/2015
  • Post discharge nausea and vomiting children, preliminary conclusions and future directions 
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  • Guidelines for administering anesthesia for patients with ROHAAD 
    Chandrakantan A, European Society of Anesthesia Orphan Diseases databasel, Orphan Anesthesia online
  • Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation 
    Greenberg M, Chandrakantan A,
  • Ulnar Nerve Block 
    Asaad B, Chandrakantan A,
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Authored Content

  • Halloween Should Include a Conversation About Toy GunsOctober 2019
  • Anesthesiology Is in Danger of Becoming a 'Vocation of Sedationists'July 2019
  • In Defense of the American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA)July 2019
  • On the Current State of Medicine's Gender Wage GapApril 2019
  • What Makes the American Society of Anesthesiologists so Important?November 2018
  • What Makes the American Society of Anesthesiology so Important?November 2018
  • If We Don’t Help Ourselves, Who Will?September 2018
  • Why That New Car Could Kill YouJuly 2018
  • Why Is There No Financial Literacy 101 for Doctors?August 2017
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Press Mentions

  • If We Don’t Help Ourselves, Who Will?
    If We Don’t Help Ourselves, Who Will?September 28, 2018
  • Why That New Car Could Kill You
    Why That New Car Could Kill YouJuly 31, 2018

Hospital Affiliations