Dr Ravikiran Abraham Barigala

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Dr Ravikiran Abraham Barigala

MBBS, MD (Internal Medicine), MD (Infectious Disease), MPH

Infectious Disease Specialist

Apollo Health City Jubilee Hills
  • 11 Years of experience
  • English,Hindi,Telugu,Urdu
  • 1 Recommendations
  • MON-SAT | 09:00 AM-01:45 PM, 01:45 PM-05:00 PM

Awards and Achievements

  • Young investigator award, American Transplant Congress, Toronto, Canada 6/2008
  • $ 10,000 grant from the Wisconsin Women’s Health Foundation to study the role of Vitamin D in HIV patients.   05/2008

Research and Publications

  • N Safdar, R. Barigala, et al. Feasibility and tolerability of probiotics for prevention of Antibiotic-associated diarrhea in hospitalized US military veterans. Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics (2008) 33, 663–668.
  • Infectious complications post liver transplant in a tertiary hospital S. Katari, S. Narreddy, M. Varma, A. Shrimal, R. K. Barigala, M. Balasubramaniam. International Journal of Infectious Disease. 17th ICID Congress. April 2016. Poster 41.269. 
  • A case of liver transplant in leptospirosis induced acute on chronic liver failure S. Katari, S. Narreddy, M. Varma, A. Shrimal, R. K. Barigala, M. Balasubramaniam, R. Rao, M. Ratnamani. International Journal of Infectious Disease. 17th ICID Congress. April 2016. Poster 41.270
  • Evaluated the effects of incarceration among HIV infected prisoners and also initiated a study to evaluate the effect of vitamin D on immune response among HIV patients.
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA 10/2007 – 06/2009
  • R Barigala. Poster presentation. Multiple Manifestations of Cryptococcus, ACP Annual Session, Philadelphia. USA. 04/2006
  • R Barigala, J Sosman, N Safdar. Systematic review on solid organ transplants among patients with HIV. American Transplant Congress. Toronto. Canada.  06/2008
  • Masters in Public Health Internship. Infection control department, Michael Reese Hospital, Chicago, IL, USA. Monitored C. difficile diarrheal infection in the hospital and suggested ways to decrease its incidence by improving hand washing compliance.  11/2004  – 05/2006
  • ART side effects, drug interactions and effect on immune status among HIV effected patients.
  • Apollo Hospital, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, India 01/2016 – 07/2016
 

Qualification

MBBS, MD (Internal Medicine), MD (Infectious Disease), MPH

Work Experience

  • 2015 - Present: Infectious Diseases Consultant, Apollo Hospital, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad    
  • 2013 – 2018: Centegra Hospital, McHenry, IL, USA
  • 2009 - Present: Swedish American Hospital, Rockford, IL, USA
  • 2007 - 2009: Infectious Diseases Fellowship, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA    
  • 2006 - 2007: Mount Sinai Hospital, Chicago, IL, USA
  • 2003 - 2006: Internal Medicine Residency, Michael Reese Hospital, Chicago, IL, USA 
Teaching and Mentoring:
  • Mentored several students from US in India on projects.
  • Medvarsity, Hyderabad. Teaching Instructor. 2015-2016
  • Apollo Institute of Medical Science and Research, Teaching Instructor. 2015-2016
  • Internship Instructor for several Pharm D intern, Apollo Hospital, Jubilee hills, Hyderabad, India 2015- Present
 

Certifications & Professional Memberships

Professional Memberships:

  • Andhra Pradesh Medical Council  
  • AIDS Society of India  
  • HIV Medical Association of India
  • Clinical Infectious Disease Society of India
  • American Medical Association
Certifications:
  • American Board of Internal Medicine – 2006  and 2016
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases – 2009
  • Illinois Physician License 2003 to present
  • US Drug Enforcement Agency License 2003 to present
 

Medical Council Registration

45554

Special Interests

  • HIV/AIDS
  • TB
 

Summary

Education
  • MBBS: Osmania Medical College, 1994-2000
  • Master’s in Public Health (MPH) Western Kentucky University, USA. 2001-2003
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Michael Reese Hospital, Chicago, USA. 2003-2006
  • Infectious Disease Fellowship, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA. 2007-2009
 

Treatments under Infectious Disease Specialist

Adenoid Removal