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Name
Sanjeev Akkina
Degree
M.D.
Rank
Associate Professor
Primary Department
Transplant Nephrology
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Specialties
Kidney
Kidney disease in solid organ transplant
Kidney Transplant
Living Kidney Donation
Combined Liver-Kidney Transplant
Locations
Loyola Outpatient Center
Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty Nephrology
Education
Medical School
University of Kansas School of Medicine
Residencies
Hennepin County Medical Center, Internal Medicine
Fellowships
University of Minnesota Hospital and Clinics, Transplant Nephrology
Hobbies
Basketball
Computers/technology
Publications
Varma,V. K.; Kajdacsy-Balla,A.; Akkina,S.; Setty,S.; Walsh,M. J.Predicting Fibrosis Progression in Renal Transplant Recipients Using Laser-Based Infrared Spectroscopic Imaging Scientific reports 2018 ;8(1):686-017-19006-1
Harhay, MN; Xie, D; Zhang, X; Hsu, CY; Vittinghoff, E; Go, AS; Sozio, SM; Blumenthal, J; Seliger, S; Chen, J; Deo, R; Dobre, M; Akkina, S; Reese, PP; Lash, JP; Yaffe, K; Tamura, MKCognitive Impairment in Non-Dialysis-Dependent CKD and the Transition to Dialysis: Findings From the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC) Study. American Journal of Kidney Diseases : The Official Journal of the National Kidney Foundation 2018 ;
Foster, MC; Coresh, J; Hsu, CY; Xie, D; Levey, AS; Nelson, RG; Eckfeldt, JH; Vasan, RS; Kimmel, PL; Schelling, J; Simonson, M; Sondheimer, JH; Anderson, AH; Akkina, S; Feldman, HI; Kusek, JW; Ojo, AO; Inker, LASerum ß-Trace Protein and ß2-Microglobulin as Predictors of ESRD, Mortality, and Cardiovascular Disease in Adults With CKD in the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC) Study. American Journal of Kidney Diseases : The Official Journal of the National Kidney Foundation 2016 ;68(1)
Varma, VK; Kajdacsy-Balla, A; Akkina, SK; Setty, S; Walsh, MJThe Authors Reply. Kidney international 2016 ;90(1)
Varma, VK; Kajdacsy-Balla, A; Akkina, SK; Setty, S; Walsh, MJA label-free approach by infrared spectroscopic imaging for interrogating the biochemistry of diabetic nephropathy progression. Kidney international 2016 ;89(5)
Chon,W. J.; Desai,A.; Wing,C.; Arwindekar,D.; Tang,I. Y.; Josephson,M. A.; Akkina,S.Impact of Maintenance Steroids versus Rapid Steroid Withdrawal in African-American Kidney Transplant Recipients: Comparison of Two Urban Centers International journal of clinical medicine 2016 ;7:204-216
Sreedhar, H; Varma, VK; Nguyen, PL; Davidson, B; Akkina, S; Guzman, G; Setty, S; Kajdacsy-Balla, A; Walsh, MJHigh-definition Fourier Transform Infrared (FT-IR) spectroscopic imaging of human tissue sections towards improving pathology. Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE 2015 ; (95)
Rahman, M; Yang, W; Akkina, S; Alper, A; Anderson, AH; Appel, LJ; He, J; Raj, DS; Schelling, J; Strauss, L; Teal, V; Rader, DJRelation of serum lipids and lipoproteins with progression of CKD: The CRIC study. Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology : CJASN 2014 ;9(7)
Reid,G. E.; Grim,S. A.; Layden,J. E.; Akkina,S.; Tang,I.; Campara,M.; Clark,N. M.The use of fosfomycin to treat urinary tract infections in kidney transplant recipients Transplantation 2013 ;96(3):e12-4