Dr Shankar Prasad N

Professor and Head of the Department

Department of Nephrology


    Dr Shankar Prasad N teaches undergraduates and psotgraduates.

    He is also Involved in outpatient and inpatient care, critical care nephrology, haemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis program and transplant program.


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


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
DM Nephrology Bombay Hospital, Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Mumbai 2010
DNB Internal Medicine National Board of Examinations, India April 2006
MD Internal Medicine Mysore Medical College, Mysore 2006
MBBS Mysore Medical College, Mysore 2000


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC,Manipal Professor and Head of the Department 1/Oct/2018 till date
KMC, Manipal Associate Professor
KMC, Manipal Assistant Professor 12/2010
MVJ Medical College, Hosakote Assistant Professor 12/2006 to 06/2007

Comparative Study of Clinical, Biochemical parameters and quality of life in ESRD patients on 2/Wk and 3/Wk Haemodialysis


Principal Investigator for prospective study at Bombay Hospital during DM Nephrology

Prospective Study of infections in first year of post-transplant period in 30 cases of renal transplant recipients


Principal investigator for the research project at Bombay Hospital

Prevalence of CMV and BKV infections in post renal transplant patients in India


Co-investigator for a multi centered study

Cadaveric transplant –Our experience in Bombay hospital


Co-investigator for the research project at Bombay Hospital

Study of Hypertension in CKD patients by using 24 hour AMBP monitoring and BPTRU


Co- investigator for prospective study at Bombay Hospital

Heme Iron Polypeptide for Iron Deficiency Anaemia in CKD


Co-investigator for Randomized control trial, ongoing study at Ottawa University ,Canada

Macrolide and Calcium Channel Blocker Interaction in Haemodialysis patients


Co-investigator for the study, at Haemodialysis centre, Ottawa Hospital, University of Ottawa.


Area of Interest

Kidney transplantation, Glomerular disorders

Area of Expertise

Kidney transplantation , Haemodialysis, Peritoneal dialysis

Area of Research

Glomerular diseases

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Active member of International society of Nephrology, September 2012.
  • Best paper award for “Cadaveric transplant - Our experience in Bombay hospital” at the Annual Research Society meeting, Bombay hospital, March 2009.
  • Dr MG Thimmaiah Memorial Award for securing the highest marks in Medicine in the University Examination, September 1999, MMC, Mysore.

Oxalate nephropathy: An important cause of renal failure after bariatric surgery

2013-01-07 Nagaraju SP Gupta A McCormick B

Indian J Nephrol

Heme iron polypeptide for the treatment of iron deficiency anemia in non-dialysis chronic kidney disease patients: a randomized controlled trial

2013-20-03 Nagaraju SP Kohn A Akbari A Davis JL Zimmerman DL


Pre Hypertension- Time to Act

2012-01-03 Gupta P Nagaraju SP Gupta A Mandya CKB

Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl

Emphysematous Polycystic Infection in a Peritoneal Dialysis Patient

2014-01-07 Nagaraju SP Gupta A McCormick B Khandelwal A


Haemodialysis catheter-induced stroke

2013-07-10 Bairy M Prabhu R Nagaraju SP

J Vasc Access

Acute kidney injury in scrub typhus

2013-01-10 Attur RP Kuppuswamy S Bairy M Nagaraju SP Pammidi NR Kamath V Kamath A Rao L Bairy I

Clin Exp Nephrol

Guillain–Barré syndrome with Bilateral Optic Atrophy in a renal transplant recipient- A rare adverse effect of Tacrolimus in Indian Journal of Transplantation

2010-01-01 Nagaraju SP Kripalani D Bhabhe AS Prasad R Shah H Amarapurkar DN Kripalani DL

Indian Journal of Transplantation