Sudarshan Setty, MD

Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology

Sudarshan Setty

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-624-9165

Office Address:
Mayo Memorial Building
420 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Mailing Address:
Anesthesiology Administration
420 Delaware St SE
B-515, MMC 294
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Mason Ste. Marie

Administrative Email

Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology

Director of Perioperative Echocardiography

Residency, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh, India 2001-2003

Residency Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 2010-2012

Chief Resident 2012-2013

MBBS University of Mysore Government Medical College, Mysore, India 2000

Internship Mysore Medical College, Mysore, India 1998-1999

Internship Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 2009-2010


Awards & Recognition

  • PGIMER: Silver Medal for Academic Achievement; Best Outgoing Resident
  • Montefiore Medical Center: Robert D Dripps MD Memorial Award- Best Outgoing Resident, 2013
  • Chief Resident Award, 2013

Professional Associations

  • Association of University Anesthesiologists


Research Summary/Interests

Award: Deans Grant to Anesthesiology Department

Project Investigators: Setty, Sudarshan

Status: Funded

Sponsoring Organization: University of Minnesota

Date Proposal Submitted: August 2019

Award Dates: March 2020 - Present

Funded Amount for Entire Grant Period or Proposed Grant Period: $55,000.00



  1. Setty, S., Setty, S., & M. Pai, K. (2004). "Air bag" organoleptic behavioral experiment for managing fear of malodor. Journal of Behavioral Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 35, 13-15. PMID: 15157814 doi: 10.1016/j.jbtep.2004.01.001
  2. Setty, S., Setty, S., & Nyanchhyon, R. (2002). Managing bad breath - clinical perspectives. Journal of Nepal Dental Association, 5(1), 45-46.

Book Chapters

  1. Heller, L. B., Setty, S., Aronson, S., & Shore-Lesserson, L. (2009). Imaging Artifacts and Pitfalls. Savage, R. (Ed.), Comprehensive Textbook of Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography second edition. (2nd ed., pp. 42-51). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
  2. Setty, S. (2008). SIRS and Multi Organ Dysfunction. Transport of the Critical Care Patient.. Elsevier.


  1. Setty, S. "Trauma Dogma: Ultrasound for Arresting Patient", Trauma Resuscitation and Critical Care, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India. (October 2021).
  2. Setty, S. "TEE assessment of Right Heart Function in the Perioperative Period", 6th International Transesophageal Echocardiography( TEE) workshop, Indian Association of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anesthesiologists(IACTA), Bengaluru, India. (August 2021).
  3. Setty, S. "Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Surgery.", Anesthesia for Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery Webinar, DY Patil University School of Medicine and Hospitaland the Association of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anesthesiologisists(ACTA) ,Mumbai, India, Mumbai, India. (June 26, 2021).
  4. Setty, S. "Lung transplants for the general intensivist", Society of Critical Care Medicine annual meeting Feb 2020, Orlando. (February 2020).
  5. Setty, S. "Aortic stenosis and Aortic regurgitation a case based presentation", International TEE Conference, IACTA, Bangalore. (August 2017).
  6. Setty, S. "Basic Physics of echocardiography", International TEE Conference, IACTA, Bangalore. (August 2016).
  7. Setty, S. "Point of care ultrasound workshop", American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, Orlando, Florida, United States. (December 2019). workshop.
  8. Setty, S. "Perioperative ultrasound course", SCA ECHO week, Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesia, Atlanta, Georgia, United States. (February 17, 2019). workshop.
  9. Setty, S. "Management of a patient with pulmonary hypertension for non cardiac surgery. Anesthetic implications", International Anesthesia Research Society Annual meeting 2018, IARS, Chicago, Illinois. (2018). Problem Based Learning Discussion. Educating non-cardiac anesthesiologists about the implications and management techniques of patients with pulmonary hypertension when they present for non-cardiac surgery
  10. Setty, S. "Introduction to Perioperative Point-of-Care Ultrasound", American Society of Regional Anesthesia PoCUS workshop, ASRA, Chicago, Illinois, United States. (December 1, 2018). Point of Care Ultrasound Workshop. Invited faculty to teach at the Point of Care ultrasound workshop
  11. Setty, S. "Surface Ultrasound", Post Graduate Assembly (PGA-NYSSA), New York. (December 2016). Workshop.
  12. Setty, S. "Surface Ultrasound", Post Graduate Assembly (PGA-NYSSA), New York. (December 2015). Workshop. Setty, S. "Gastric Ultrasound", MSA 2021 Annual meeting, Minnesota Society of Anesthesiology, Minneapolis, Minnesota. (November 2021).
  13. Setty, S. "Lung Transplants for the Anesthesiologist", Department of Anesthesiology Grand Rounds, University of Minnesota, Department of Anesthesiology. (September 2020).
  14. Setty, S., (Speaker) "Lung Ultrasound", MSA Fall meeting, Minnesota Society of Anesthesiology, Minneapolis, Minnesota. (November 2019).
  15. Setty, S. "Echocardiographic evaluation of the right heart in the perioperative setting", Symposium on perioperative right heart failure in the cardiac surgical patient, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, United States. (December 17, 2018).
  16. Setty, S., Desa, T. "Management of a patient with pulmonary hypertension for non cardiac surgery", Minnesota Society of Anesthesiology Fall meeting, MSA, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. (November 17, 2018). Educating Anesthesiologists and physicians in training about the complexities in the management of a patient with pulmonary hypertension
  17. Setty, S. "Basic Lung Ultrasound for the Anesthesiologist", MSA Fall meeting, Minnesota Society of Anesthesiology. (November 2017).