Dr. Indran Indrakrishnan, is a Clinical Professor at the Division of Digestive Diseases, Dept. of Medicine of Emory University school of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA. He has a special interest in screening for colon cancer and an ardent advocate of colon cancer prevention. He is in the board of Directors Fight colorectal cancer- A national nonprofit patient advocacy organization which supports colon cancer patients. He has given webinar presentations and lectured statewide & nationally on colon cancer prevention. He is board certified in Gastroenterology & Hepatology. He is a fellow of American College of Gastroenterology, American college of Physicians, Royal College of physicians and surgeons of Canada & Royal College of Physicians of London, England. He is also a Graduate of Medical Association of Georgia Physicians leadership academy. He is a past president of Georgia Gastroenterological & Endoscopy Society and Georgia Association of Physicians of Indian heritage. He is the current Governor of American Tamil Medical Association , Georgia chapter. He has won many distinguished awards from national and international scientific organizations. He has published clinical and basic science research articles in peer review journals. He served and has been serving in numerous committees in American College of Physicians, American College of Gastroenterology and the Medical Association of Georgia. He has contributed to the examination board activities for American Board of Internal Medicine and Royal College of Physicians of London, England. He is a peer reviewer for the Georgia Composite State Board of Medical Examiners. He has served in the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, evaluating the ambulatory surgical centers for accreditation. He is also an ACCME credentialing Surveyor from Medical Association of Georgia credentialing hospitals and CME providing institutions. He has been a visiting professor to medical schools and chaired/conducted many Continuing medical education meetings across the country. He was awarded “Most compassionate doctor of the year” 2010 to 2015 by patient’s choice- on line physician rating web site.
Colon cancer & polyps; Esophageal physiology and Interventional ERCP & Endoscopy.