Dr. Abhijit Kshirsagar is a nephrologist practicing in Chapel Hill, NC. Dr. Kshirsagar specializes in the care and treatment of the kidneys. As a nephrologist, Dr. Kshirsagar most typically treats conditions like kidney stones, chronic kidney disease, acute renal failure, polycystuc kidney disease, high blood pressure and more. Nephrologists are also experts on kidney transplantation and dialysis. They are usually referred to by primary care physicians for problems related to the kidneys, and while they can perform tests to diagnose kidney disorders, they do not perform surgeries.
- N-acetylcysteine for the prevention of radiocontrast induced nephropathy: a meta-analysis of prospective controlled trials.
- Ankle brachial index independently predicts early kidney disease.
- Calcimimetics and the treatment of primary and secondary hyperparathyroidism.
- Chronic kidney disease and life course socioeconomic status: a review.
- Systemic atherosclerosis and kidney disease.
- Blood pressure usually considered normal is associated with an elevated risk of cardiovascular disease.
- Antibodies to periodontal organisms are associated with decreased kidney function. The Dental Atherosclerosis Risk In Communities study.
- Kidney disease in life-course socioeconomic context: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study.
- SCreening for Occult REnal Disease (SCORED): a simple prediction model for chronic kidney disease.
- How can the safety and diagnostic yield of percutaneous renal biopsies be optimized?
- Validation and comparison of a novel screening guideline for kidney disease: KEEPing SCORED.
- Kidney disease and the cumulative burden of life course socioeconomic conditions: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study.
- High prevalence of unlabeled chronic kidney disease among inpatients at a tertiary-care hospital.
- Screening for kidney disease in vascular patients: SCreening for Occult REnal Disease (SCORED) experience.
- The Case: Acute kidney injury in a patient with P. carinii pneumonia.
Dr. Abhijit V Kshirsagar MD's Practice location
Chapel Hill, NC 27599Get Direction
Chapel Hill, NC 27514Get Direction
Siler City, NC 27344Get Direction
Dr. Abhijit V Kshirsagar MD's reviewsWrite Review
- Blood in Urine: What is a Urine Test?
When you pee and see a stream of rusty red urine, the sight fills you with a sense of dread. You suspect that the discoloration is due to the presence of blood. A pungent odor may fuel the anxiety. The only way to confirm suspicions is through a urinalysis recommended by a primary caregiver. A...
- What Causes Kidney Stones? How to Prevent and Treat Kidney Stones
Kidney stones are also known as renal calculi. The occurrence of kidney stones is known as nephrolithiasis. Kidney stones in the urinary tract lead to a condition known as ureterolithiasis. Kidney stones are seen as a common occurrence in the medical world. One in twenty people tend to suffer from...
- What Is a Basic Metabolic Panel (BMP) Used For?
Basic Metabolic PanelA basic metabolic panel is a group of blood tests that will give healthcare providers important information about an individual's current metabolic status, which includes kidney function, blood sugar levels, acid-base balance, and electrolyte balance. Having a combination of...
- What is a Cluster Headache?
Headaches that recur two to three times during a short period of time are known as cluster headaches. This may last for few weeks, to months. These headaches often occur after sleep and recur throughout the day. It usually appears during the same time of the year, or season of the year. It may...
- Is There an Early Diagnosis Possible in Hyperkalemia?
The human body is made up of certain minerals, each of which has a role to play to ensure a smooth function of the body. The body is considered healthy and working to its best ability when the prescribed balance of these minerals is maintained. When these minerals are lower or higher than the...
- Vertigo: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment
Vertigo is a fairly common condition that causes an individual to feel as if their head is spinning and he or she becomes dizzy. It is usually temporary, only for a few seconds to minutes, occurring only when you make sudden head movements, but sometimes it can be so severe that it begins to...
- Dr. Scott Leonard Sanoff M.D.Hospital Dr Charlottesville VA 22908
- Dr. Julieanne Gibson Mcgregor MD7024-B Burnett Womack Building Chapel Hill NC 27599
- Dr. Michael Berkoben M.D.Duke University Medical Ctr Durham NC 27710
- Dr. Uptal D Patel M.D.4101 N Roxboro St Durham NC 27704
- Dr. Justin David Westervelt M.D.988102 Nebraska Medical Ctr Omaha NE 68198
- Dr. William A Primack MD101 Manning Dr Chapel Hill NC 27599