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Dr. Chandrashekar A

MBBS, MD(Internal Medicine), DNB(Nephrology), FASN, PDTS

ENGLISH, HINDI, KANNADA, TELUGU, TAMIL

22 years

 clinical experience

Ex Apollo


Malleswaram  Ayu Health Super-speciality hospital - Malleswaram

About Dr. Chandrashekar A

Dr.Chandrashekar graduated from Bangalore Medical College and obtained his Masters in Internal Medicine from M.S. Ramaiah Medical College. He worked in Critical Care Division for 2 years and served as a lecturer and Assistant Professor of Medicine in the same medical college. After getting the National Board degree in Nephrology, he worked alongside several eminent nephrologists in NU Hospitals and Manipal Hospital in Bangalore and then went on to head the Department of Nephrology at Sri Narayani Hospital and Research Centre, Vellore. Subsequently he became one of the core members of the transplant team at Apollo Hospitals, Bangalore and was engaged in several living and deceased donor renal transplantations. He has three years of postgraduate Medical teaching experience and several years of Clinical Nephrology and Renal transplantation experience. He is adept in managing a gamut of kidney diseases including acute kidney injury, chronic kidney disease, diabetes, hypertension, urinary tract infection, stones, electrolytes and acid-base disorders, hereditary and pregnancy-related kidney diseases. He is committed to make dialysis and transplantation services affordable to every needy patient and is focusing on ways to overcome preventable kidney diseases at a community level. Chandrashekar has published articles in indexed journals and is currently a Journal Reviewer for a popular medical journal called 'Hemodialysis International.' He has won an award for best paper in the original article category at a national conference held in Kochi. Recognizing his outstanding service in the field of Nephrology, he has been conferred 'Prathibha Puraskar' award by an NGO on the eve of Doctor's Day, 2016 in New Delhi. He also was felicitated with Abdul Kalam Memorial Award (Vaidya Ratna Award) by Mr. Rosaiah, the former Governor of Tamil Nadu and Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh at a ceremony in Hyderabad. Languages : Hindi, Telugu, Kannada, Tamil, English Read Less

Education

  • MBBS - Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute

  • Bangalore - 2000

  • MD (Internal Medicine) - M.S. Ramaiah Medical College

  • Bangalore - 2003

  • DNB (Nephrology) - National Board of Examinations - 2010

  • Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology - American Society of Nephrology - 2018 Post Doctoral Diploma in Transplantation Science (UK) - Postgraduate School of Medicine

  • University of Liverpool

  • UK - 2019

Qualification

  • MBBS

  • MD(Internal Medicine)

  • DNB(Nephrology)

  • FASN

  • PDTS

Experience

  • Consultant Nephrologist and Transplant Physician - People Tree Hospitals Bangalore

  • Nephrologist and Transplant Physician - Apollo Hospitals Bangalore

  • Consultant Nephrologist - Sri Narayani Hospital Vellore

  • Sr Registrar Nephrology - Manipal Hospital Bangalore

  • Resident Nephrology - N. U. Hospitals Bangalore

  • Assistant Professor Medicine - M.S. Ramaiah Medical College Bangalore

  • Lecturer Medicine - M.S. Ramaiah Medical College Bangalore

  • Sr Registrar ICU - M. S. Ramaiah Medical College Bangalore

  • Sr Registrar Cardiology - M. S. Ramaiah Medical College Bangalore

  • Senior Consultant Nephrologist - KIMS Superspeciality Hospital Bilaspur Chhattisgarh

Awards

  • Centre of Excellence (CoE) panel member at the Tata Institute of Social Sciences

  • School of Vocational Education (TISS-SVE)

  • Dialysis vertical

  • Mumbai

Surgeries Specialized

  • Diseases of the kidney and urinary tract namely

  • Acute Kidney Injury

  • Chronic Kidney Disease

  • Diabetes-related Kidney Disease

  • Hypertension

  • Kidney Infection

  • Kidney Stones

  • Cystic Kidney Diseases

  • Hereditary Kidney Diseases

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