As a specialist in pediatric pulmonary medicine, Satyanarayan Hegde, MD, evaluates and manages a wide range of respiratory disorders in children. He has a particular interest in asthma, bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), lung infections and other chronic lung diseases.

Dr. Hegde's research focuses on how breathing patterns and vibrations can be used to diagnose lung infections. He is the co-inventor of a novel, patent-pending technology that uses internal airway percussion for exhaled breath diagnostics.

Dr. Hegde is an accomplished author, having published numerous peer-reviewed articles in scientific journals. In addition, he is regularly invited to present his work and national and international conferences on pulmonary diseases.

Areas of Expertise

Education

Karnataka Institute for Medical Sciences

Additional Education

  • Residency: Arkansas Children's Hospital
  • Fellowship: Arkansas Children's Hospital

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Thoracic Society
  • Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI)
  • BCBS PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
To Request an Appointment

Comer Children's Hospital - Hyde Park

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Comer Children's at Elmhurst Hospital - Elmhurst

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UChicago Medicine Comer Children's Merrillville

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Comer Children's at Saint Anthony Hospital

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At a Glance

Practicing Since2006

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine

Languages Spoken

  • English