Dr. Krishnan Rangarajan is an Intensivist or Critical care doctor in La Jolla, CA, USA. Dr. Krishnan Rangarajan is affiliated with Scripps Health, Scripps Green Hospital, Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla. Dr. Krishnan Rangarajan provides treatment to patients who are critically ill and admitted in ICU (Intensive care unit) in the hospital. Dr. Krishnan Rangarajan manage conditions like sepsis, intubated patients with respiratory failure and perform procedures like intubation, bronchoscopy, resuscitation. Here you can find contact information like phone number, practice website and reviews for Dr. Krishnan Rangarajan.
Critical Care (Intensivists)
Critical care is provided for patients who are suffering from life-threatening conditions. The doctors who work with these people are often called intensivists. They focus on a range of different issues, so they can serve people who need immediate and life-saving care. Since people who need critical care are suffering from such a wide variety of issues, intensivists must have a thorough understanding of diverse types of medical issues and the devices and medications needed to treat them.
An internist or Internal Medicine doctor is someone who specializes in diagnosing and treating illnesses, diseases, and health problems. Most internists are also primary care doctors and treat patients on a regular basis. They can diagnose and treat common illnesses or more serious problems. Most people see an internist regularly. Those with chronic illnesses may do so on a monthly or even weekly basis. Internists are the most common types of doctors.