Dr Ravindra Prabhu A


Department of Nephrology


    Dr Ravindra Prabhu A

    • Provides clinical services.
    • Involved in maintenance of renal transplant services.
    • Has helped start the teaching unit for DM Nephrology.
    • Is examiner for DM in different Indian universities.

    He is also DNB inspector.



Subject Subject code Semester
Nephrology MBBS
Nephrology MD (General Medicine)
Nephrology DM


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
DNB Nephrology National Board of Examinations, New Delhi
DM Nephrology CMC, Vellore
MD General Medicine CMC, Vellore
MBBS CMC, Vellore


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC,Manipal Professor 1/Oct/2018 till date
Department of Nephrology, KMC Manipal Professor and Head of the Department 2008 till 30/Sept/2018
Department of Nephrology, KMC Manipal Associate Professor 2003 to 2008
Department of Nephrology, KMC Manipal Assistant Professor 2000 to 2003
CMC Vellore Registrar 2 years
B J Medical college Pune Resident 3 years


Area of Interest

Clinical Nephrology

Area of Expertise

Clinical Nephrology

Area of Research

Clinical Nephrology

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Member of Indian Society of Nephrology, 2000.
  • Member of Indian Society of Nephrology Southern chapter, 2000.
  • Member of European Society of Nephrology, 2010.

Pre-transplant risk factors for renal allograft dysfunction at one year in Indian patients

2001-01-01 Prabhu AR John GT Shankar V Thomas PP Abi Abraham M Jeyaseelan L Jacob CK

Natl Med J India

Protein thiol oxidation and lipid peroxidation in patients with uraemia

2004-01-01 Prakash M Upadhya S Prabhu R

Scandinavian journal of clinical and laboratory investigation

Serum non-transferrin bound iron in haemodialysis patients not receiving intravenous iron

2005-01-01 Prakash M Upadhya S Prabhu R


Platelet count to spleen diameter ratio for the diagnosis of esophagealvarices: Is it feasible

2008-01-10 Baig WW Nagaraja MV Varma M Prabhu AR

Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology

Combined mucormycosis and candidiasis of the cecum presenting as a right iliac fossa mass in a patient with chronic kidney disease travel medicine and infectious Disease

2008-19-03 Baig WW Prabhu AR Natraj KS Mathew M

Travel Medicine

Serumparaoxonase activity and protein thiols in chronic renal failure patients

2008-01-01 Prakash M Shetty JK Rao L Sharma S Rodrigues A Prabhu AR

Indian journal of Nephrology

Determination of urinary peptides in patients with proteinuria

2008-01-10 Prakash M Shetty JK Dash S Barik BK Sarkar A Prabhu AR

Indian journal of Nephrology

Urinary protein thiols in different grades of proteinuria

2008-01-10 Prakash M Shetty JK Dash S Barik BK Sarkar A Awanthi SM Prabhu AR

Indian Journal of Clinical Biochemistry

Clinical profile of lupus nephritis

2012-01-01 Srinivas Kosuru

Prospective study of biopsy proven lupus nephritis.

Cardio renal syndrome

2012-01-01 Rajeevalochan Parthasarathy

Prospective study of cardio renal syndrome.

Role of NGAL in AKI prediction

2010-01-01 Saleema Umeer

Prospective study to assess role of urine NGAL in predicting AKI after cancer chemotherapy.

Effect of intravenous iron on oxidant activity

2011-01-01 Suman Karanth

Prospective study of effect of intravenous iron on oxidative stress parameters in blood.

Glomerular filtration rate in normal population

2010-01-01 Leenas Equira

Study of GFR in normal population.