$$ Nandeesh Rangaswamy, MD
Credentialed by Children's Health
Dallas, Texas 75390
Nandeesh Rangaswamy, M.D., is a neonatologist at Children’s Health℠ and an assistant professor of pediatrics at UT Southwestern Medical Center.
After receiving his medical degree from the University of Mysore in India, Dr. Rangaswamy moved to the United Kingdom, where he gained experience in numerous pediatric specialties. Dr. Rangaswamy completed a neonatology fellowship at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland and a pediatric residency at Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital in New York.
Because he worked in the United Kingdom and India, Dr. Rangaswamy has an interest in providing cost-effective health care to his patients at Children’s Health.
Dr. Rangaswamy recently joined the American Board of Pediatrics’ content development team, where he writes for the Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine In-Training and Board Certifications exams.
Dr. Rangaswamy’s clinical interests include neonatal intensive care of sick pre-term and term newborns, as well as newborns with birth defects.
Education and Training
Medical SchoolAdichunchanagiri Institute of Medical Sciences - M (1998)
ResidencyNew York Medical College (2013), Pediatrics
Ninewells Hospital & Medical School (2004), Pediatrics
Institute of Child Health & Hospital for Children (2001), Pediatrics
St. James University Hospital and Leeds Teaching H (2005), Pediatric Neurology
FellowshipCole Eye Institute / Cleveland Clinic Foundation (2011), Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Whiston Hospital (2008), Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
St Marys Hospital for Women & Children (2007), Pulmonary Medicine
Royal Blackburn Hospital (2007), Pediatrics
Research & Publications
- Factors or therapeutic interventions that influence the neurological outcomes of neonates in the NICU
- Quality Improvement - Cost-effective Healthcare
- Neonatal Respiratory Distress: A Practical Approach to Its Diagnosis and Management., Pramanik AK, Rangaswamy N, Gates T Pediatr. Clin. North Am. 2015 Apr 62 2 453-469
- A novel technique in airway management of neonates with occipital encephalocele., Rangaswamy N, Pramanik AK J Perinatol 2014 Nov 34 11 877-8
- [Biomechanical characteristics of human fetal membranes. Preterm fetal membranes are stronger than term fetal membranes]., Rangaswamy N, Abdelrahim A, Moore RM, Uyen L, Mercer BM, Mansour JM, Kumar D, Sawady J, Moore JJ Gynecol Obstet Fertil 2011 Jun 39 6 373-7
- The effects of thrombin and cytokines upon the biomechanics and remodeling of isolated amnion membrane, in vitro., Kumar D, Schatz F, Moore RM, Mercer BM, Rangaswamy N, Mansour JM, Lockwood CJ, Moore JJPlacenta 2011 Mar 32 3 206-13
- Alpha-lipoic acid inhibits thrombin-induced fetal membrane weakening in vitro., Moore RM, Schatz F, Kumar D, Mercer BM, Abdelrahim A, Rangaswamy N, Bartel C, Mansour JM, Lockwood CJ, Moore JJ Placenta 2010 Oct 31 10 886-92
Professional Associations and Affiliations
- Fellow of American Academy of Pediatrics (FAAP)
- Fellow of Royal College of Paediatrics & Child Health (FRCPCH), United Kingdom.
Awards & Honors
- Douglas S. Moodie Award - Best Fellow Lab Research - Cleveland Clinic (2011)