Dr Nishanth Girija Kumar is a highly skilled American Board Consultant Nephrologist who specialises in adult kidney diseases. He has vast expertise in all adult kidney diseases, with particular interest in Kidney Transplant, Glomerular Diseases and Home Dialysis.
He has clinical expertise in a wide range of areas including:
Dr. Nishanth obtained his Medical Degree from Trivandrum Medical College, India, in 2013. He then moved to the United States for further specialized training and obtained a Doctoral degree in Internal Medicine from the University of Massachusetts, USA. He further completed Post-Doctoral Fellowship training in Nephrology at the prestigious Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, USA.
He is Dual American Board Certified with American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Certification in Internal Medicine and American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) Certification in Nephrology.
He is accredited by the European Section and Board of Nephrology, the European Renal Association, the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the UK, and the European Renal Association for passing the European Specialty Examination in Nephrology (ESENeph).
Additionally, he is certified by the American Society of Hypertension as a Clinical Hypertension Specialist (AHSCP-CHS). He also completed Part I of the MRCP, Membership of the Royal College of Physicians of the United Kingdom (MRCP UK).
In 2020, he was appointed as Medical Director at Davita Dialysis, USA. He worked as a Consultant Nephrologist at a number of institutions in the United States, 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.
In 2022, he moved to the UAE and has since been working as a Consultant Nephrologist at the Emirates Hospital Group, Dubai, and as Medical Director at Merrimac Dialysis Center, Dubai.
He belongs to the American Society of Nephrology.
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Dubai Health Authority
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12:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 13:00
13:30 - 17:00
12:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
One of the most knowledgeable doctors and able to help me get better more than any other doctor 🙏
Caring and professional
Highly professional, have got detailed explanation and clarifications on my condition and treatment protocol. Dr Kumar is Efficient in managing my signs of panic related to the condition.
Thank you for everything. Very good experience
Super experimce . I already passed 4 doctors in different hospitals in UAE but I feeied the confedient and improvement only with Dr, Nishanth thank you so much doctor.
Good doctor great explanation, professional experience
Great Services very interested.
Excellent doctor ...provided good advise and treatment...Can already see improvement ...
Everything perfect. Thank you for everything.
Dr. Kumar has been very helpful throughout the treatment, his prompt actions and understanding of the criticality of my situation prevented my condition from getting worst, and his continued support and treatment helped recovery throughout my stay at the hospital.
What are Dr. Nishanth Girija Kumar's reviews like?
Dr. Nishanth Girija Kumar's overall patient rating is 5 out of 5 stars on Doctify. This is based on 21 reviews
What languages does Dr. Nishanth Girija Kumar speak?
Dr. Nishanth Girija Kumar speaks English, Hindi and Malayalam
Where is Dr. Nishanth Girija Kumar located?
Dr. Nishanth Girija Kumar primarily practices at Emirates Hospital, located at Jumeirah Beach Road, Jumeirah 2, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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What are Dr. Nishanth Girija Kumar working hours?
Dr. Nishanth Girija Kumar is working Monday (12:00 - 17:00), Tuesday (09:00 - 13:00), Wednesday (13:30 - 17:00), Thursday (12:00 - 17:00), Friday (09:00 - 16:00), , Sunday (09:00 - 16:00)
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