Dr Chandrashekar UK

Associate Professor

Department of Medicine


    Dr Chandrashekar UK teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students.


    • Provides clinical training for undergraduates.
    • Is faculty of the training program for postgraduate students.
    • Guides the postgraduate students for their theses work.
    • Prepares course materials and question papers for undergraduate program.
    • Conducts formative and summative assessments for students.
    • Is involved in patient care and treatment.


Subject Semester / Year
General Medicine
General Medicine


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MD General Medicine JSS Medical College, Mysore 2004
MBBS Ambedkar Medical College, Bangalore 1999


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC, Manipal Associate Professor 05/2011 till date
KMC, Manipal Assistant Professor 11/2006 to 05/2011


Area of Interest

Infectious Diseases

Area of Research

Infectious Diseases

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Active member of Clinical Infectious Diseases Society of India (CIDSCON), 2011.
  • Member of Association of Physicians of India (API), 2013.

Pulmonary nocardiosis presenting with cardiac tamponade and bilateral pleural effusion in a HIV patient

2009-01-07 Chandrashekhar UK Acharya V Gnandev NC Varghese GK Chawla K

Tropical Doctor

An unusual presentation of pulmonary cryptococcosis with co-existing disseminated tuberculosis in an AIDS pateint

2012-01-01 Chandrashekhar UK Acharya V Varghese GK Rao L

Tropical Doctor

Tuberculosis mediastinal lymphadenopathy in an adult-a rare presentation

2014-13-01 Iyengar KB Chandrashekhar UK Shivashankar KN Rao ACK

BMJ case reports

Clinical profile of urinary tract infections in diabetics and non-diabetics

2014-31-01 Aswani SM Chandrashekhar UK Shivashankar KN Pruthvi B

Aust Med J

Wernicke's encephalopathy in a patient with gastric carcinoma: A diagnosis not to miss

2014-20-03 Chandrashekhar UK Nagiri SK Rao S

BMJ Case Reports

Nocardia causing chronic suppurative otitis media and cortical venous thrombosis

2014-01-01 Chawla K Gopinathan A Chandrashekhar UK Shivashankar KN

J Acad Clin Microbiol

Clinical profile of urinary tract infections in diabetics and non-diabetics

2012-01-01 Aswani Srinivas

Study of bacterial infections in adult cirrhotic patients

2011-01-01 Divya

Clinical study of neurological disorders in patients with HIV/AIDS with special reference to CD4 count

2012-01-01 Keerthi Reddy

Stratifying risk factors for development of severe sepsis or septic shock in patients with gram negative bacteraemia

2013-01-01 Mohan Sumedha