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Name
Kavitha Vellanki
Degree
M.D.
Rank
Associate Professor
Primary Department
Nephrology
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Specialties
Pregnancy and Kidney Disease
Chronic Kidney Disease
High Blood Pressure
Fluid and electrolyte abnormalities
Peritoneal Dialysis
Diabetic Kidney Disease
Hemodialysis
Kidney Stones
Electrolyte Abnormalities
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Polycystic Kidney Disease
Kidney Disorders
Glomerulonephritis
Vasculitis
Nephritis
Locations
Loyola Outpatient Center
Loyola Center for Dialysis on Roosevelt
Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty Nephrology
Education
Medical School
Siddhartha Medical College
Residencies
Sinai-Grace Hospital, Internal Medicine: General
Fellowships
Loyola University Medical Center, Internal Medicine: Nephrology
Hobbies
Biking- Hiking
Gardening
Publications
Kramer, H; Kuffel, G; Thomas-White, K; Wolfe, AJ; Vellanki, K; Leehey, DJ; Bansal, VK; Brubaker, L; Flanigan, R; Koval, J; Wadhwa, A; Zilliox, MJDiversity of the midstream urine microbiome in adults with chronic kidney disease. International Urology and Nephrology 2018 ;50(6)
Vellanki,K.; Hou,S.Menopause in CKD American Journal of Kidney Diseases : The Official Journal of the National Kidney Foundation 2018 ;71(5):710-719
Vellanki K, Kramer HEndocrine Disorders in Kidney Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment 2017 ;
Small,C.; Kramer,H. J.; Griffin,K. A.; Vellanki,K.; Leehey,D. J.; Bansal,V. K.; Markossian,T. W.Non-dialysis dependent chronic kidney disease is associated with high total and out-of-pocket healthcare expenditures BMC Nephrology 2017 ;18(1):3-016-0432-2
Krishna Pothugunta, Santhi Voora, Holly Kramer, Anil K. Bidani, Kavitha VellankiOutcomes of Albumin Use in the Treatment of Acute Hepatorenal Disorders: A Single Center Experience. JOURNAL OF RENAL-HEPATOLOGY DISORDERS 2017 ;1(1):5-10
Patel,M.; Vellanki,K.; Leehey,D. J.; Bansal,V. K.; Brubaker,L.; Flanigan,R.; Koval,J.; Wadhwa,A.; Balasubramanian,N.; Sandhu,J.; Kramer,H.Urinary incontinence and diuretic avoidance among adults with chronic kidney disease International Urology and Nephrology 2016 ; :
Hariharan,D.; Vellanki,K.; Kramer,H.The Western diet and chronic kidney disease Current hypertension reports 2015 ;17(4):529-014-0529-6
• Alhosaini MN, Leehey DJ, Vellanki KUse of Proton Pump Inhibitors is Associated with Severe Hypomagnesemia in Kidney Transplant Recipients. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NEPHROLOGY AND KIDNEY FAILURE 2015 ; :
Garrity,B. H.; Kramer,H.; Vellanki,K.; Leehey,D.; Brown,J.; Shoham,D. A.Time trends in the association of ESRD incidence with area-level poverty in the US population Hemodialysis international.International Symposium on Home Hemodialysis 2015 ; :
Vellanki,K.; Bansal,V. K.Neurologic Complications of Chronic Kidney Disease Current neurology and neuroscience reports 2015 ;15(8):50-015-0577-6
Vellanki,K.Pregnancy in chronic kidney disease Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease 2013 ;20(3):223-228
Potluri K, Hou SPrimer in Kidney disease 2013 ;
Potluri K, Moldenhauer J, Karlman R, Hou SBeta HCG levels is a pregnant dialysis patient: A cautionary tale- Case Report. NEPHROLOGY DIALYSIS TRANSPLANTATION (PLUS) 2011 ;4:42-43
Potluri K, Hou SObesity in Kidney Transplant Recipients and Candidates American Journal of Kidney Diseases 2010 ;56:143-156