Dr. Abhijit Tarafdar

Dr. Abhijit Tarafdar
Nephrologist, Kolkata

MBBS, MD (Med), DM (Nephro)

  • 1 Hospital
  • 29 Years Experience


  • Nephrology



MBBS, 1982, Calcutta Medical College, Kolkata, India

MD (General Medicine), 1986, Calcutta University, India

DM (Nephrology), 1991, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India

Practice Information

Apollo Gleneagles Hospital, Kolkata

Apollo Gleneagles Hospital, Kolkata

Near Saltlake Stadium, No. 58, Canal Circular Road, Kolkata, West Bengal - 700054


10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Nephrogenic fibrosing dermopathy: A series in a non-Western population” J Am Acad Dermatol. 2006; 54: 155-9. 
  • Pregnancy related acute renal failure in eastern India. International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics (2010). Doi: 10.1016/j. ijgo. 2010.06.026. 
  • Ten year follow-up of children after acute renal failure from a developing country. Nephrol Dial Transplant. (2009) 24: 829-833.
  • Fungal Infection in Renal Allograft Recipients. Transplantation Proceedings. Vol 24, No. 5 (October), 1992: pp 1940-1942.
  • Renal Amyloidosis Complicating Takayasu's arteritis – A rare association. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 1992.
  • Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis a brief review. Indian Journal of Dermatology. 2011: 56(1); pp 54-58. 
  • Delivered lecture at the ISN Symposium on "HIV & Kidney disease". Kochi, 2005.
  • Convener as well as speaker in the symposium on Diabetic Nephropathy at ISNCON, 2009, Guwahati.
  • Quiz Master for Post-Doctoral students at ISN 2006 (Bhubaneswar) and 2010 (Trivandrum). 
  • Member: Scientific Committee, Indian Society of Nephrology during the period 2008-2010 (both years inclusive)
  • Member: Core Group to finalise dialysis quality in India