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Avinash K. Shetty, M.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

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Avinash K. Shetty, M.D.

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Clinical Interests

Pediatric Infectious Diseases

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New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
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Education & Training

  • M.D., Bombay Univ Seth Gs Medical College-India , 1989
  • Fellowship, LSU School of Medicine-New Orl, 1995
  • Residency, Louisiana State U Hosp, 1996
  • Residency, Louisiana State U Hosp, 1997
  • Fellowship, LSU School of Medicine-New Orl, 1998
  • Fellowship, Stanford University School of, 2001

Memberships

  • Society of Pediatric Research
  • Am Academy Of Pediatrics

NPI Number

  • 1669456745
Avinash K. Shetty, M.D.

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Avinash K. Shetty, M.D.

Professor, Pediatrics

Research Interests

diabetes, epidemiology, health services, research/outc, prevention

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-2740 | Department: 336-713-4500

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Recent Publications

Shetty AV, Kumar SH, Shekar M, Shetty AK, Karunasagar I. Prevalence of adhesive genes among uropathogenic Escherichia coli strains isolated from patients with urinary tract infection in Mangalore. Indian J Med Microbiol. 2014;32(2):175-178.

Brown C, Hayes NM, Caldwell JW, Shetty AK. Chronic cough and bilateral pulmonary infiltrates in a previously healthy adolescent male. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2014;():.


Banks GC, Kirse DJ, Anthony E, Bergman S, Shetty AK. Bilateral parotitis as the initial presentation of childhood sarcoidosis. Am J Otolaryngol. 2013;34(2):142-144.


Shetty AK. Prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in low and middle-income countries [editorial]. Curr HIV Res. 2013;11(2):79-80.

Shetty AK. Epidemiology of HIV infection in women and children: a global perspective. Curr HIV Res. 2013;11(2):81-92.

Shetty AK, Maldonado Y. Antiretroviral drugs to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV during breastfeeding. Curr HIV Res. 2013;11(2):102-125.

Ravish ME, Krowchuk DP, Zapadka M, Shetty AK. A 6-year-old girl with fever, rash, and increased intracranial pressure. J Emerg Med. 2013;45(2):186-189.

Stefanescu BM, Hetu C, Slaughter JC, O'Shea TM, Shetty AK. A pilot study of Biotene OralBalance gel for oral care in mechanically ventilated preterm neonates. Contemp Clin Trials. 2013;35(2):33-39.

Troy SB, Musingwini G, Halpern MS, Huang C, Stranix-Chibanda L, Kouiavskaia D, Shetty AK, Chumakov K, Nathoo K, Maldonado YA. Vaccine poliovirus shedding and immune response to oral polio vaccine in HIV-infected and -uninfected Zimbabwean infants. J Infect Dis. 2013;208(4):672-678.

Demissie DE, Kaplan SL, Romero JR, Leake JA, Barson WJ, Halasa NB, Byington CL, Shetty AK, Tan TQ, Hoffman JA, Lin PL, Edwards KM, Mason EO Jr, Cooperstock MS. Altered neutrophil counts at diagnosis of invasive meningococcal infection in children. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013;32(10):1070-1072.

Aizire J, Fowler MG, Wang J, Shetty AK, Stranix-Chibanda L, Kamateeka M, Brown ER, Bolton SG, Musoke PM, Coovadia H. Extended prophylaxis with nevirapine and cotrimoxazole among HIV-exposed uninfected infants is well tolerated. AIDS. 2012;26(3):325-333.

Gnanashanmugam D, Troy SB, Musingwini G, Huang CH, Halpern MS, Stranix-Chibanda L, Shetty AK, Kouiavskaia D, Nathoo K, Chumakov K, Maldonado YA. Immunologic response to oral polio vaccine in human immunodeficiency virus-infected and uninfected Zimbabwean children. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2012;31(2):176-180.

Shetty AK, Peek LA. Peramivir for the treatment of influenza. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther. 2012;10(2):123-143.

Troy SB, Rowhani-Rahbar A, Dyner L, Musingwini G, Shetty AK, Woelk G, Stranix-Chibanda L, Nathoo K, Maldonado YA. Hematologic and immunologic parameters in Zimbabwean infants: a case for using local reference intervals to monitor toxicities in clinical trials. J Trop Pediatr. 2012;58(1):59-62.

Shetty AK, Ross GA, Pranikoff T, Gubareva LV, Sechrist C, Guirand DM, Abramson J, Lin J-J. Oseltamivir-resistant 2009 H1N1 influenza pneumonia during therapy in a renal transplant recipient. Pediatr Transplant. 2012;16(5):E153-E157.

Fitzgerald CJ, Pranikoff TV, Ross GA, Mou S, Givner LB, Shetty AK. Purpura fulminans caused by community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Am J Emerg Med. 2012;30(6):1013.e1.

Gardner AR, Shetty AK, Goodpasture M. A 6-year-old girl with chronic vaginal discharge. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2012;51(8):801-803.

Hochreiter D, Jackson JM, Shetty AK. Fever, severe mucositis, and conjunctivitis in a 15-year-old male. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2012;51(11):1103-1105.

Hernandez JE, Adiga R, Armstrong R, Bazan J, Bonilla H, Bradley J, Dretler R, Ison MG, Mangino JE, Shetty AK, et al. Clinical experience in adults and children treated with intravenous peramivir for 2009 influenza A (H1N1) under an Emergency IND program in the United States. Clin Infect Dis. 2011;52(6):695-706.

Kobayashi D, Givner LB, Yeatts RP, Anthony EY, Shetty AK. Infantile orbital cellulitis secondary to community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. J AAPOS. 2011;15(2):208-210.

Smee N, Shetty AK, Stranix-Chibanda L, Chirenje M, Chipato T, Maldonado Y, Portillo C. Factors associated with repeat pregnancy among women in an area of high HIV prevalence in Zimbabwe. Womens Health Issues. 2011;21(3):222-229.

Chibanda D, Mangezi W, Tshimanga M, Woelk G, Rusakaniko P, Stranix-Chibanda L, Midzi S, Maldonado Y, Shetty AK. Validation of the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale among women in a high HIV prevalence area in urban Zimbabwe. Arch Womens Ment Health. 2010;13(3):201-206.

Shah RK, Wofford MM, West TG, Shetty AK. Lemierre syndrome associated with group A streptococcal infection. Am J Emerg Med. 2010;28(5):643.e5-8.

Gantt S, Carlsson J, Heath L, Bull ME, Shetty AK, Mutsvangwa J, Musingwini G, Woelk G, Zijenah LS, Katzenstein DA, et al. Genetic analyses of HIV-1 env sequences demonstrate limited compartmentalization in breast milk and suggest viral replication within the breast that increases with mastitis. J Virol. 2010;84(20):10812-9.

Langley EW, Kirse DK [sic] [Kirse DJ], Barnes CE, Covitz W, Shetty AK. Retropharyngeal edema: an unusual manifestation of Kawasaki disease. J Emerg Med. 2010;39(2):181-185.

Chibanda D, Mangezi W, Tshimanga M, Woelk G, Rusakaniko S, Stranix-Chibanda L, Midzi S, Shetty AK. Postnatal depression by HIV status among women in Zimbabwe. J Womens Health. 2010;19(11):2071-2077.

Shetty AK, Chandisarewa W, Mahomva A, Mushavi A. Preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV in urban Zimbabwe [letter]. J Perinatol. 2010;30(11):763-764.

Laroche G, Glock M, Tobin J, Turner C, Iskandar S, Shetty A. Giant cell hepatitis and primary peritonitis complicating neonatal Escherichia coil sepsis and meningitis [abstract]. Am J Gastroenterol. 2010;105(Suppl 1):S387.

Mian A, Becton D, Blackall DP, James SH, Berman DM, Owusu JA, Turner C, Givner LB, Shetty AK. Index of suspicion. Pediatr Rev. 2009;30(4):139-145.

Wong SL, Anthony EY, Shetty AK. Pyomyositis due to Streptococcus pneumoniae. Am J Emerg Med. 2009;27(5):633.e1-3.

Courtney M, Shetty AK. Imported dengue fever: an important reemerging disease. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2009;25(11):769-772.

Ruth A, Sabio H, McLean TW, Manavi C, Palavecino EL, Shetty AK. Skin nodules in a 16-year-old adolescent with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Can J Infect Dis Med Microbiol. 2009;20(1):e8-e9.

Meundi AD, Amma A, Rao A, Shetty S, Shetty AK. Cross-sectional population-based study of knowledge, attitudes, and practices regarding HIV/AIDS in Dakshina Kannada District of Karnataka, India. J Int Assoc Physicians AIDS Care (Chic Ill). 2008;7(1):27-34.

Lin S-S, Pranikoff T, Smith SF, Brandt ME, Gilbert K, Palavecino EL, Shetty AK. Central venous catheter infection associated with Pseudozyma aphidis in a child with short gut syndrome. J Med Microbiol. 2008;57(Pt 4):516-518.

Ford A, Swing DC Jr, Tobin JR, Riemer EC, Shetty AK. A 10-day-old neonate with fulminant hepatitis [letter]. J Paediatr Child Health. 2008;44(7-8):471-472.

Gantt S, Carlsson J, Shetty AK, Seidel KD, Qin X, Mutsvangwa J, Musingwini G, Woelk G, Zijenah LS, Katzenstein DA, et al. Cytomegalovirus and Epstein-Barr virus in breast milk are associated with HIV-1 shedding but not with mastitis. AIDS. 2008;22(12):1453-1460.

Gantt S, Shetty AK, Seidel KD, Matasa K, Musingwini G, Woelk G, Zijenah LS, Katzenstein DA, Frenkel LM. Laboratory indicators of mastitis are not associated with elevated HIV-1 DNA loads or predictive of HIV-1 RNA loads in breast milk. J Infect Dis. 2007;196(4):570-576.

Chandisarewa W, Stranix-Chibanda L, Chirapa E, Miller A, Simoyi M, Mahomva A, Maldonado Y, Shetty AK. Routine offer of antenatal HIV testing ('opt-out' approach) to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV in urban Zimbabwe. Bull World Health Organ. 2007;85(11):843-850.

Shetty AK, Kumar A. Osteomyelitis in adolescents. Adolesc Med State Art Rev. 2007;18(1):79-94.

D'Souza S, Khubehandani RP, Shetty AK. Kawasaki disease presenting with hemorrhagic pleural effusion. J Trop Pediatr. 2006;52(4):299-301.

Mou SS, Nakagawa TA, Riemer EC, McLean TW, Hines MH, Shetty AK. Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis complicating influenza A infection. Pediatrics. 2006;118(1):e216-e219.

Nageswaran S, Woods CR, Benjamin DK Jr, Givner LB, Shetty AK. Orbital cellulitis in children. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2006;25(8):695-699.

Wells J, Shetty AK, Stranix L, Falkovitz-Halpern MS, Chipato T, Nyoni N, Mateta P, Maldonado Y. Range of normal neutrophil counts in healthy Zimbabwean infants: implications for monitoring antiretrovial drug toxicity. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2006;42(4):460-463.

Rogers A, Meundi A, Amma A, Rao A, Shetty P, Antony J, Sebastian D, Shetty P, Shetty AK. HIV-related knowledge, attitudes, perceived benefits, and risks of HIV testing among pregnant women in rural southern India. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2006;20(11):803-811.

Shetty AK, Woods CR. Prevention of malaria in children. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2006;25(12):1173-1176.

Bates DD, Shetty AK, Kirse DJ. Treatment of a clivus abscess in a child using image-guidance [abstract]. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2006;70(11):2009.

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Professor, Pediatrics

Clinical Interests

Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Avinash K. Shetty, M.D.

Avinash K. Shetty, M.D.

Professor, Pediatrics

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