Bhanuprasad Sandesara

Bhanuprasad Sandesara, M.D.

Interim Chief, Division Of Geriatric Medicine

Department: MD-GERIATRICS
Business Phone: (352) 294-5554
Business Email: bsandesara@ufl.edu

Accomplishments

Exemplary Teacher
2014-2015 · University of Florida,College of Medicine

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2018
MDC7140 Geriatric Clerkship

Board Certifications

  • Certified Medical Director (CMD)
    American board of Post-Acute and Long term Care medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine

Clinical Profile

Subspecialties
  • Geriatric Medicine
Areas of Interest
  • Delirium
  • Dementia
  • Obstructive sleep apnea – adults
  • Polypharmacy
  • Urinary incontinence

Research Profile

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0002-6294-386X

Publications

2021
Safety and tolerability of chronic intranasal oxytocin in older men: results from a randomized controlled trial.
Psychopharmacology. 238(9):2405-2418 [DOI] 10.1007/s00213-021-05862-3. [PMID] 33982141.
2019
<p>Wearable Technology To Reduce Sedentary Behavior And CVD Risk In Older Adults: A Pilot Randomized Clinical Trial</p>
Clinical Interventions in Aging. Volume 14:1817-1828 [DOI] 10.2147/cia.s222655.
2019
Multimodal Intervention to Improve Functional Status in Hypertensive Older Adults: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial.
Journal of clinical medicine. 8(2) [DOI] 10.3390/jcm8020196. [PMID] 30736317.
2017
Effects of blood-flow restriction on biomarkers of myogenesis in response to resistance exercise.
Applied physiology, nutrition, and metabolism = Physiologie appliquee, nutrition et metabolisme. 42(1):89-92 [DOI] 10.1139/apnm-2016-0224. [PMID] 28002685.
2017
Resveratrol and exercise to treat functional limitations in late life: design of a randomized controlled trial.
Contemporary clinical trials communications. 6:58-63 [DOI] 10.1016/j.conctc.2017.03.002. [PMID] 28944303.
2017
Wearable technology to reduce sedentary behavior and CVD risk in older adults: Design of a randomized controlled trial
Contemporary Clinical Trials Communications. 6:122-126 [DOI] 10.1016/j.conctc.2017.04.003. [PMID] 28944304.
2016
Idiopathic chronic fatigue in older adults is linked to impaired mitochondrial content and biogenesis signaling in skeletal muscle.
Oncotarget. 7(33):52695-52709 [DOI] 10.18632/oncotarget.10685. [PMID] 27447862.
2015
Successful aging: Advancing the science of physical independence in older adults.
Ageing research reviews. 24(Pt B):304-27 [DOI] 10.1016/j.arr.2015.09.005. [PMID] 26462882.
2014
Active muscle regeneration following eccentric contraction-induced injury is similar between healthy young and older adults.
Journal of applied physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985). 116(11):1481-90 [DOI] 10.1152/japplphysiol.01350.2012. [PMID] 23493365.
2014
Quantitation of Oxidative Stress and Base Excision Repair in Skeletal Muscle of High- and Low-Functioning Elderly Individuals
The FASEB's Journal. 28(1, S)
2013
Mitochondrial Function and Fatigability in Older Adults Who Report Severe Fatigue
Gerontologist. 53(1)
2012
The impact of aging on mitochondrial function and biogenesis pathways in skeletal muscle of sedentary high- and low-functioning elderly individuals.
Aging cell. 11(5):801-9 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1474-9726.2012.00844.x. [PMID] 22681576.

Education

Fellowship – Geriatric Medicine
2008-2009 · Saint Louis University
Residency – Internal Medicine
2007-2008 · St. Louis University
Residency – Internal Medicine
2005-2007 · Forest Park Hospital
MD(Pthology and Microbiology)
1978-1981 · B.J.Medical College,Ahmedabad,INDIA
Diploma in Clinical pathology (DCP)
1978-1980 · B.J. Medical College,Ahmedabad,India
Medical Degree
1972-1977 · B.J. Medical College

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 294-5554
Emails:
Business:
bsandesara@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100198
GAINESVILLE FL 32610