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Dr. Venkat Sainaresh Vellanki

Consultant - Nephrologist

Dr. Venkat firmly believes that there is no greater opportunity, responsibility, or obligation than being a physician. He believes delivery of safe and effective health care is only possible through structured training and high-volume experience. He had formal training at various tertiary and quaternary health care institutes of excellence and was mentored by gifted clinicians and academicians of North America to shape his clinical instincts and acumen. Dr. Venkat’s objective is to champion the cause of the patient and mitigate the suffering through his ability to analyse, adapt and apply the current evidence in his clinical practice. Dr.Venkat aims at being an effective medical expert, excellent communicator, constant collaborator, team leader, health advocate, scholar & professional to meet the personalized and challenging needs of the patient. He is detailed, attentive, committed and champions patient’s needs through empathy, helping them make right decisions to meet their goals of care. Dr. Venkat Vellanki is easy to approach and believes in holistic medicine, he is always available when his patients need him most addressing the emotional needs of the patients and their loved ones in a humane way.


Professional fluency: English, Hindi, Urdu, Telugu, Kannada

Working fluency: Malayalam

Professional Arabic services ensure comfortable interaction with doctor

Core Competence Clinical Training:

  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Canada accredited Clinical Fellowship: Adult Nephrology 2012-2015, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Canada Examination: Adult Nephrology 2015
  • American Society of Transplantation (AST) Fellowship: Kidney Transplantation, Division of Multi Organ Transplantation, Toronto General Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada 2015-16
  • American Society of Hypertension (ASH/AHA) Designated Specialist – Clinical Hypertension 2016
  • Doctor of Medicine (DM) Nephrology: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences (SVIMS), India
  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) Internal Medicine:  Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, India
  • Senior Residency in Nephrology: Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences, NIMS University, India
  • MBBS: Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, University of Mysore, India
Teaching and Clinical Experience: 15 years.
  • Assistant Professor of Nephrology and Kidney Transplantation: Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Center, Gujarat University of Transplantation Sciences, Govt of Gujarat, India
  • Assistant Professor of Nephrology: SVIMS University Hospital, Govt of AP, India
  • Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine: Directorate of Medical Education, Govt of AP, India
  • Consultant Nephrologist: NMC Royal Hospital, Khalifa City, Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Consultant Nephrologist, Manipal Hospitals, India
  • Clinical Fellow: Division of Nephrology, University of Toronto, Toronto Canada
  • Clinical Fellow: Division of Multiorgan Transplantation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada 
Scope of Services offered but not limited to:
  • Chronic Renal Failure and End-stage renal disease management
  • Follow Up of Renal Transplant Recipients, Recognition and Medical Management of Complications of Renal Transplantation, Diagnosis and Management of All Forms of Rejection, Infection, And Other Complications.
  • Glomerular and Vascular Diseases, Including Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Injury/ Critical Care Nephrology/ Continuous Renal Replacement therapies (CRRT)
  • Dialytic and Renal replacement therapies as Haemodialysis, Hemodiafiltration, Nocturnal haemodialysis, SLED/SCUF
  • Peritoneal dialysis/ Home dialysis therapies
  • Plasmapheresis for kidney, neurological, haematological indications,
  • Diabetic Nephropathy, Renovascular Disease and Microvascular Syndromes-
  • Kidney Biopsy Service
  • Kidney disease and failure associated with heart and liver failure
  • Extracorporeal redressal of Sepsis patients
  • Special interest In Vascular Access: Planning, Surveillance and Salvage Procedures
  • Rheumatology and Connective Tissue Disorders affecting kidney: Lupus, Vasculitis, Thrombotic Microangiopathies.
  • Disorders of Water Balance, Electrolytes and Acid-base
  • Disorders of Mineral Metabolism and Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Renal Stone Disease- Medical management
  • Poisoning and Drug Toxicity
  • Hypertensive Disorders
  • Endocrine Disorders of The Kidney
  • Renal Disorders of Pregnancy
  • Tubulointerstitial Renal Diseases, including inherited diseases of transport, cystic diseases and other congenital disorders
  • Publications: more than 30 publications in peer reviewed indexed journals
PUBMED-NCBI: Indexed publications in Pubmed

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