Dr. Ramesh Kumar

Dr. Ramesh Kumar

Batra Department of Nephro-urosciences

Qualification: FRCP Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh (1981) MRCP Nephrology, Royal College of Physicians, UK (1971) MD Internal Medicine, Agra Medical College, India (1967) MBBS Agra Medical College, India (1964)

Designation: Chairman and Head, Nephrology and Renal Transplant

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Recipient of Padam Shri & Padam Bhushan (2003).

Work Experience

  • Professor of Nephrology, AIIMS, New Delhi
  • Chief Nephrologist & Head, Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi
  • Chief Nephrologist, Head - Nephrology & Kidney Transplantation, Batra Hospital & M.R.C, New Delhi
  • Chief Nephrologist, Head - Nephrology & Kidney Transplantation, Moolchand Medicity, New Delhi
  • Pioneer of Artificial Kidney Program & Kidney Transplantation in India.
  • The singular distinction of starting the Artificial Kidney Program at AIIMS, New Delhi & guiding force at other centres in Delhi and Northern India.
  • Pioneer of Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis (CAPD) in India.
  • Establishing the training programs for medical, technical and nursing in Nephrology.
  • 120 Scientific publications, chapters in books and monographs. Book- Kidney Transplants & Scams, India's Troublesome Legacy. January 2020.
  • Avid teacher, a chief guide to M.D., D.M., and D.N.B programs students.
  • Receipt of multiple Awards and Accolades.
  • Worldwide recognition for identification of Cyclophosphamide induced Sterility.
  • Examiner: M.B.B.S., M.D., M. Ch (Urology), D.M. (Nephr.) & D.N.B (Nephr.), Urology and PhD.
  • External Examiner: Universities of Rajasthan and Agra.
  • Guest Lecture at University of London Benghazi, Libya, Pakistan. Tokyo & others.
  • Visiting Professor: Universities - London, Denver, Tokyo, Syracuse, Benghazi.
  • Treating Physicians to Various dignitaries in India.
  • Chief Physician to the Prime Minister of India, Union Health Minister and others.
  • External expert - Selection of Professor Nephrology, AIIMS, 2014 & 2016.
  • Author and Published the book Kidney Transplant and Scam in India 2020 by Sage/Vitasta.
  • The book on “Practice Clinical of Nephrology" sent to the publisher.
  • Manuscripts of " The Other Sides" and "A Guide to the good life at home" are under publication.