|Doctor Name||Dr. C. Arvind|
|Primary Specialty||Nephrologist & Transplant Physician|
|Education & Training|
|Medical Education||MBBS (DNB)|
|Practice Areas||Nephrologist & Transplant Physician|
Senior Consultant Nephrologist & Transplant Physician
Dr. C. Arvind completed his graduation (MBBS) from the Govt Medical College in Mysore in 1989 and went on to do his post-graduation (DNB) in General Medicine in Madras. He was awarded the prestigious Commonwealth Scholarship ODASSS to undergo training in Nephrology at the Hammersmith Hospital, Royal Post-Graduate Medical School in London, U.K. He completed the Diplomate in Nephrology Examinations of the University of London with a mark of Distinction in 1995. Over the next 5 years (1997-2002) he worked as a Nephrologist at the Singapore General Hospital in Singapore gaining experience in this field, and enjoying a prolonged stint in research, having published and presented several papers.
He has since returned to Bangalore in 2003 to join the The Bangalore Hospital, Agadi Hospital, Sagar Apollo Hospital and the Sharada Dhanavanthari Charitable Dialysis Centre as a Consultant Nephrologist.
He is particularly interested in
- Fields of Continuous Ambulatory
- Peritoneal Dialysis (CAPD)
- Acute Care Nephrology
- Renal Transplantation
He has set up Dialysis and Transplant Units in most of the Hospitals that he works in. He is the Past President (Convenor) of the Nephrology Association of Karnataka (NAK). He has been a speaker and/or a chairperson in several conferences, CMEs and meetings and continues to indulge in clinical research.