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.
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.
Consultant Nephrologist and Transplant Physician, People Tree Hospitals, Bangalore 4a4, 2015 - Present
Nephrologist and Transplant Physician, Apollo Hospitals, Bangalore July, 2012 - March, 2015
Consultant Nephrologist, Sri Narayani Hospital, Vellore January, 2011 - June, 2012
Sr Registrar Nephrology, Manipal Hospital, Bangalore April, 2010 - May, 2011
Resident Nephrology, N. U. Hospitals, Bangalore July, 2006 - June, 2009
Assistant Professor Medicine, M.S. Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore June, 2010 - December, 2010
Lecturer Medicine, M.S. Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore July, 2005 - June, 2006
Sr Registrar ICU, M. S. Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore June, 2004 - June, 2005
Sr Registrar Cardiology, M. S. Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore January, 2004 - March, 2004
Senior Consultant Nephrologist, KIMS Superspeciality Hospital, Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh January, 2016 - Present
MBBS, 2000, Bangalore Medical College, Bangalore, India
MD (Internal Medicine), 2003, M.S. Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore, India
National Board (DNB) Nephrology, 2010, N.U. Trust, Bangalore, Bangalore, India
Postgraduate Certification in Transplantation Science, 2016, Postgraduate School of Medicine, University of Liverpool, UK, Liverpool, UK