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Dr. Krishnakanthan Sasankan, MD

Pediatrics*
5.0 (5)
Map Pin Small Buffalo, NY
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38 years of experience

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Overview of Dr. Krishnakanthan Sasankan, MD

Dr. Krishnakanthan Sasankan, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Buffalo, NY. They specialize in Pediatrics, has 38 years of experience, and is board certified in Pediatrics. They graduated from GURU NANAK DEV UNIVERSITY / MEDICAL COLLEGE and is affiliated with Mercy Hospital of Buffalo and Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Sasankan an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Sasankan works at Sunrise Pediatrics in Buffalo, NY. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Sasankan's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Sunrise Pediatrics & Adlscnt
    6000 N Bailey Ave Ste 1C, Buffalo, NY 14226 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (716) 834-4522
  2. 2
    John R. Oishei Children's Hospital
    818 Ellicott St, Buffalo, NY 14203 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (716) 323-2000

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  • Mercy Hospital of Buffalo
  • Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital

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    • Pediatrics

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    • 38 years of experience
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    • 1649269689
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    Education & Certifications

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    • GURU NANAK DEV UNIVERSITY / MEDICAL COLLEGE
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    • Pediatrics
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    Dr. Sasankan works at Sunrise Pediatrics in Buffalo, NY. View the full address on Dr. Sasankan’s profile.

    5 patients have reviewed Dr. Sasankan. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Sasankan.

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