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Abhishek Gadre, MD

Pulmonary, Critical Care, & Sleep MedicineUC San Diego Department of Medicine

Biography

Dr. Gadre joined UCSD as a Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine Fellow in 2018. He attended medical school at Maulana Azad Medical College (New Delhi) and received a national scholarship for being one of the top 20 students amongst more than 2,00,000 applicants in the country. Dr. Gadre completed his Internal Medicine Residency at Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland OH, during which he developed a special interest in patients with lung diseases, and care of critically ill patients. During his residency training he received a Research Scholarship from the American Thoracic Society for his research in Pulmonary Hypertension and Scleroderma. He also received an Award for Excellence in Teaching from the Cleveland Clinic Education Foundation. Dr. Gadre has presented his research at multiple national meeting including CHEST and ATS, and has published his work in various peer reviewed medical journals. During his fellowship at UCSD, Dr. Gadre continues to pursue his clinical and research interests in Pulmonary Vascular Disease.

Education & Training
• 2007 – 2013 : University of Delhi, Maulana Azad Medical College, M.D.
• 2014 – 2017 : Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Internal Medicine Residency
• 2018 – current : UC San Diego, Pulmonary & Critical Care Fellowship

Research Interests
• Pulmonary Vascular Disease (Pulmonary Hypertension & Pulmonary Embolism)
• Prediction Models

Key Publications

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

1. Gadre A, Deshwal H, Mahar J, Sadana D, Haddadin I, Tong M, Bartholomew JR, Heresi GA. Predictive Scoring for Severity of Acute Pulmonary Embolism: Does Timing Matter? In Seminars in thrombosis and hemostasis 2018 Jun (Vol. 44, No. 4, p. 397). PMID: 29723890

2. Gadre A, Ghattas C, Han X, Wang X, Minai O, Highland KB. Six-Minute Walk Test as a Predictor of Diagnosis, Disease Severity, and Clinical Outcomes in Scleroderma-Associated Pulmonary Hypertension: The DIBOSA Study. Lung. 2017 Oct 1;195(5):529-36. PMID: 28646245

3. Gadre A, Highland KB. Connective Tissue Related Interstitial Lung Disease. Current Pulmonology Reports. 2018:1-6. (Online First in October 2018)

4. Mahar JH, Haddadin I, Sadana D, Gadre A, Evans N, Hornacek D, Mahlay NF, Gomes M, Joseph D, Serhal M, Tong MZ. A pulmonary embolism response team (PERT) approach: initial experience from the Cleveland Clinic. Journal of thrombosis and thrombolysis. 2018 May 31:1-7. PMID: 29855780

5. Laique S, Singh T, Dornblaser D, Gadre A, Rangan V, Fass R, Kirby D, Chatterjee S, Gabbard S. Clinical Characteristics and Associated Systemic Diseases in Patients With Esophageal “Absent Contractility”—A Clinical Algorithm. Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology. 2018 Jun 2. PMID: 29356781

6. Gadre A, Stoller JK. Tranexamic Acid for Hemoptysis: A Review. Clinical Pulmonary Medicine. 2017 Mar 1;24(2):69-74.

7. Gadre A, Highland KB, Mehta A. Reversible Platypnea–Orthodeoxia Syndrome from Ventilation–Perfusion Mismatch in Interstitial Lung Disease: A Novel Etiology. Annals of the American Thoracic Society. 2016 Jan;13(1):137-8. PMID: 26730870

8. Hussein AA, Gadre A, Wazni OM, Saliba WI, Bassiouny M, Tarakji K, Baranowski B, Chung M, Bhargava M, Callahan T, Cantillon D, Dresing T,Tchou P, Niebauer M, Kanj M, Lindsay B, Varma N. Safety of catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation in patients with prior cerebrovascular events. Journal of American College of Cardiology: Clinical Electrophysiology. 2016 Apr 30;2(2):162-9. PMID: 29766866

9. Hussein AA, Tarakji KG, Martin DO, Gadre A, Fraser T, Kim A, Brunner MP, Barakat AF, Saliba WI, Kanj M, Baranowski B, Cantillon D, Niebauer M, Callahan T, Dresing T, Lindsay B, Gordon S, Wilkoff B, Wazni O. Cardiac implantable electronic device infections: added complexity and suboptimal outcomes with previously abandoned leads. Journal of American College of Cardiology: Clinical Electrophysiology. 2017 Jan 31;3(1):1-9. PMID: 29759687

10. Gadre S, Gadre A. Preferences of eligible women from an Indian medical college hospital for adapting contraceptives. International Journal of Reproduction, Contraception, Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2016 Dec 16;5(1):35-40.

11. Gadre SS, Gupta SG, Gadre A. Descriptive analytical study looking for agreement between colposcopic cervical findings and cervical exfoliative cytology. International Journal of Reproduction, Contraception, Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2016 Dec 10;2(3):402-5.

Oral Slide Presentations (Original Investigations)

1. Gadre A, Smith M, Vajapey R, Highland K. Screening for Pulmonary Hypertension in Scleroderma: A Comparison of Current Models. Chest. 2018 Oct 1;154(4):1028A. CHEST Meeting 2018, San Antonio TX

2. Gadre A, Vajapey R, Smith M, Highland K. Prognostication in Scleroderma-Related Pulmonary Disease: A Comparison of Current Models. Chest. 2018 Oct 1;154(4):928A. CHEST Meeting 2018, San Antonio TX

3. Gadre A, Deshwal H, Mahar J, Sadana D, Sishehbor M, Haddadin I, Tong M, Bartholomew J, Heresi GA. Predictive Scoring for Severity of Acute Pulmonary Embolism: Does Timing Matter?
 CHEST, International Meeting 2017, Toronto, Canada. Pulmonary Embolism Session, Podium Slide Presentation on 11/01/2017.

4. Gadre A, Ghattas C, Minai O, Highland K. Scoring system for screening of pulmonary hypertension in scleroderma : The DIBOSA study. CHEST, International Meeting 2016, Los Angeles. Pulmonary Hypertension Session, Podium Slide Presentation on 10/23/2016

Poster Presentation (Original Investigations)

1. Chowdhury A, Sehgal S, Rabih F, Gadre A, Highland KB. Accuracy of accelerometer (Fitbit® ChargeHR™) measured distance and heart rate in patients with Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension. Presented at American Thoracic Society, International Meeting 2017 Washington DC. 05/22/2017

2. Sehgal S, Chowdhury A, Rabih F, Gadre A, Highland KB. Fitbit vs six minute walk in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension. Presented at American Thoracic Society, International Meeting 2017 Washington DC. 05/22/2017
3. Rabih F, Sehgal S, Chowdhury A, Gadre A, Highland KB. Agreeability between patient and physician assessment of WHO functional class and visual analog scale in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension. Presented at American Thoracic Society, International Meeting 2017 Washington DC. 05/22/2017

4. Gadre A, Ghattas C, Minai O, Highland K. In depth analysis of six minute walk test parameters in scleroderma patients with and without pulmonary hypertension. American Thoracic Society, International Meeting 2016, San Francisco. 05/18/2016

5. Gadre A, Ghattas C, Minai O, Highland K. Effect of diastolic dysfunction on six minute walk test performance in patients with Scleroderma. American Thoracic Society, International Meeting 2016, San Francisco. 05/15/2016

6. Ghattas C, Gadre A, Minai O, Highland K. Performance characteristic of Six Minute Walk Test in Scleroderma patients with Interstitial Lung Disease. American Thoracic Society, International Meeting 2016, San Francisco. 05/17/2016

7. Barakat A, Hussein A, Tarakji K, MPH, Martin D, Gadre A, Brunner M, Saliba W, Kanj M, Baranowski B, Cantillon D, Niebauer M, Callahan T, Lindsay B, Wilkoff B, Wazni O. Cardiac implantable electronic device infection: Variability in clinical presentation and outcomes in patients with or without previously abandoned leads. Presented at Heart Rhythm Society, International Meeting 2016, San Francisco. 05/04/2016.

8. Gadre A, Hussein A, Wazni O, Tarakji K, Chung M, Baranowski B, Cantillon D, Tchou P, Martin D, Kanj M, Callahan T, Dresing T, Niebauer M, Bhargava M, Saliba W, Lindsay B, Varma N. Safety of catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation in patients with a prior history of cerebrovascular events. Presented at Heart Rhythm Society, International Meeting 2015, Boston. 05/22/2015.

9. Hussein A, Gadre A, Tarakji K, Chung M, Baranowski B, Cantillon D, Tchou P, Martin D, Kanj M, Callahan T, Dresing T, Niebauer M, Bhargava M, Saliba W, Lindsay B, Varma N, Wazni O. Transvenous lead extractions in patients with cardiac implantable device infections and abandoned or redundant leads. Presented at Heart Rhythm Society, International Meeting 2015, Boston. 05/22/2015.

 

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