Dr. Nishanth Girija Kumar

Consultant Nephrologist

Available Tue, Oct 18,  from 05:00 at Emirates Specialty Hospital

Dubai Healthcare City, Dubai

Available Tue, Oct 18, from 05:00 at this clinic



Clinic Locations

Emirates Specialty Hospital
Address

Building No. 62, Dubai, UAE

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Opening Hours

Open Today

Phone Number

+97145862026

About

Dr. Nishanth Girija Kumar is a fully accomplished Consultant Nephrologist with an extensive experience in adult kidney diseases.

He graduated from Government Medical College Thiruvananthapuram, the University of Kerala in 2013. He further went on to pursue his MD in Internal Medicine at Saint Vincent Hospital, the University of Massachusetts, USA, and DM in Nephrology at the prestigious Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, USA.

In 2019 he received the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) certification and then in 2020 the American Board of Medical Specialities (ABMS) certification in Nephrology. He is also a Certified Clinical Hypertension Specialist (AHSCP-CHS). In addition, he completed MRCP UK part 1 (Membership of the Royal College of Physicians of the United Kingdom).

In 2020, he was appointed at Davita Dialysis, USA as Medical Director. In his functions he was also affiliated with many hospitals in the USA as a Consultant Nephrologist including Baptist Health Hospital, Twin Lakes Regional Medical Centre, Taylor Regional Hospital, Med Centre Health Bowling Green, Flaget Memorial Hospital, and Nephrology Associates of Central Kentucky LLC. He is an active member of the American Society of Nephrology.

Dr Nishanth’s expertise encompasses all “adult kidney diseases”, with a special interest in Glomerular diseases and Home Dialysis modalities.

Areas of Expertise

Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
Proteinuria/Hematuria (Protein in urine/Blood in urine) evaluation
Diabetic Kidney disease (DKD)
Specialized in Resistant Hypertension management ( Resistant High Blood pressure)
Acute kidney injury (AKI)
End Stage Kidney Disease management (ESKD) – Hemodialysis/Peritoneal Dialysis
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Languages

English

Education

2020

American Board of Medical Specialities (ABMS) certification in Nephrology

United States

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MD in Internal Medicine

University of Massachusetts

United States

Experience

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Consultant Nephrologist

Emirates Hospital - Jumeirah

2021

location

Dubai, UAE

Insurance

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Metlife
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SAICO Saudi Arabian Cooperative Insurance Co
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Amber
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Daman
Network 1
Network 2
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Abu Dhabi National Insurance Co(ADNIC)
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Accepted Payments

Cash

In-Person Only

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Memberships

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American Society of Nephrology

Member

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European Renal Association

Member

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American College of Physicians

Member

Registration & License

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DHA License

29178124-001

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Dr. Nishanth Girija Kumar

Emirates Specialty Hospital

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