Sathya S. Krishnasamy, M.D.

Sathya S. Krishnasamy, M.D.

Sathya S. Krishnasamy, M.D.

UofL Physicians Outpatient Center
401 East Chestnut Street, Ste. 310
Louisville, KY 40202

502-588-4600 - Patient Appointments
502-852-5237 - Academic Office

Clinical Expertise
Diabetes and Related Disorders;Transplantation Endocrinology; Cystic Fibrosis Related Diabetes; Thyroid Diseases; Osteoporosis and Calcium Disorders; General Endocrinology

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine -
    Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Education and Training

  • Medical School: Kilpauk Medical College
  • Residency: Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Rush University
  • Fellowship: University of Louisville

Featured Publications

  • Yeager R, Riggs DW, DeJarnett N, Srivastava S, Lorkiewicz P, Xie Z, Krivokhizhina T, Keith RJ, Srivastava S, Browning MHEM, Zafar N, Krishnasamy S, DeFilippis A, Turner J, Rai SN, Bhatnagar A. Association between residential greenness and exposure to volatile organic compounds. Sci Total Environ. 2020 Mar 10;707:135435. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.135435. Epub 2019 Nov 23. PubMed PMID: 31865083.
  • Riggs DW, Zafar N, Krishnasamy S, Yeager R, Rai SN, Bhatnagar A, O'Toole TE. Exposure to airborne fine particulate matter is associated with impaired endothelial function and biomarkers of oxidative stress and inflammation. Environ Res. 2020 Jan;180:108890. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2019.108890. Epub 2019 Nov 5. PubMed PMID: 31718786; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6899204.
  • Yeager R, Riggs DW, DeJarnett N, Tollerud DJ, Wilson J, Conklin DJ, O'Toole TE, McCracken J, Lorkiewicz P, Xie Z, Zafar N, Krishnasamy SS, Srivastava S, Finch J, Keith RJ, DeFilippis A, Rai SN, Liu G, Bhatnagar A. Association Between Residential Greenness and Cardiovascular Disease Risk. J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 Dec 18;7(24):e009117. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.118.009117. PubMed PMID: 30561265; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6405613.
  • Zafar N, Krishnasamy SS, Shah J, Rai SN, Riggs DW, Bhatnagar A, O'Toole TE. Circulating angiogenic stem cells in type 2 diabetes are associated with glycemic control and endothelial dysfunction. PLoS One. 2018 Oct 15;13(10):e0205851. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0205851. eCollection 2018. PubMed PMID: 30321232; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6188890.
  • Krishnasamy S, Abell TL. Diabetic Gastroparesis: Principles and Current Trends in Management. Diabetes Ther. 2018 Jul;9(Suppl 1):1-42. doi: 10.1007/s13300-018-0454-9. Epub 2018 Jun 22. Review. PubMed PMID: 29934758; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6028327.
  • DeJarnett N, Yeager R, Conklin DJ, Lee J, O'Toole TE, McCracken J, Abplanalp W, Srivastava S, Riggs DW, Hamzeh I, Wagner S, Chugh A, DeFilippis A, Ciszewski T, Wyatt B, Becher C, Higdon D, Ramos KS, Tollerud DJ, Myers JA, Rai SN, Shah J, Zafar N, Krishnasamy SS, Prabhu SD, Bhatnagar A. Residential Proximity to Major Roadways Is Associated With Increased Levels of AC133+ Circulating Angiogenic Cells. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2015 Nov;35(11):2468-77. doi: 10.1161/ATVBAHA.115.305724. Epub 2015 Aug 20. PubMed PMID: 26293462; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4862408.
  • Cooper J, Stetson B, Bonner J, Spille S, Krishnasamy S, Mokshagundam SP. Self-Reported Physical Activity in Medically Underserved Adults With Type 2 Diabetes in Clinical and Community Settings. J Phys Act Health. 2015 Jul;12(7):968-75. doi: 10.1123/jpah.2013-0475. Epub 2014 Aug 22. PubMed PMID: 25154022.
  • Knight H, Stetson B, Krishnasamy S, Mokshagundam SP. Diet self-management and readiness to change in underserved adults with type 2 diabetes. Prim Care Diabetes. 2015 Jun;9(3):219-25. doi: 10.1016/j.pcd.2014.09.007. Epub 2014 Oct 22. PubMed PMID: 25457433.
  • Krishnasamy SS, Chang C, Wang C, Chandiramani R, Winters SJ. Sex hormone-binding globulin and the risk for metabolic syndrome in children of South Asian Indian origin. Endocr Pract. 2012 Sep-Oct;18(5):668-75. doi: 10.4158/EP12026.OR. PubMed PMID: 22548950.
  • Scott DA, Renaud DE, Krishnasamy S, Meriç P, Buduneli N, Cetinkalp S, Liu KZ. Diabetes-related molecular signatures in infrared spectra of human saliva. Diabetol Metab Syndr. 2010 Jul 14;2:48. doi: 10.1186/1758-5996-2-48. PubMed PMID: 20630088; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2914662.