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Dr. Vaibhav Keskar

Consultant, Nephrology

MBBS, MD, DM, Fellowship in Nephrology (Canada)

Clinical Fellowship in Nephrology, Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, The Ottawa Hospital, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada

Clinical Fellow (elective rotation), Division of Nephrology, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Canada

Hypertension Fellowship, Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, The Ottawa Hospital, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada

Services Offered
Adult Nephrology, Hypertension, Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) and critical care nephrology, Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) and management of ESRD, Glomerular disorders, Kidney stone disease, Hypertension
Education & Training

  • MBBS from Grant Medical College, Mumbai
  • MD in Pediatrics from Seth G.S. Medical College, Mumbai
  • DM in Nephrology from Seth G.S. Medical College, Mumbai
  • Clinical Fellowship in Nephrology, Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, The Ottawa Hospital, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
  • Clinical Fellow (elective rotation), Division of Nephrology, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Canada
  • Hypertension Fellowship, Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, The Ottawa Hospital, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada

Experience

  • Superspeciality Medical Officer in the Department of Nephrology, Seth G.S. Medical College and KEM Hospital, Mumbai.
  • Nephrologist and Transplant Physician, Bombay Hospital and Medical Research Centre, Mumbai.

Languages Spoken

English, Hindi, Marathi

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Professional Highlights

Awards & Achievements
  • Certified by American Society of Hypertension as Specialist in Clinical Hypertension (June 2016)
Articles & Publications: (with details)
  • Keskar V, Jamale T. Acute Kidney Injury in Critically Ill Children and Young Adults. N Engl J Med. 2017 Mar 30;376(13):1295. doi: 10.1056/NEJMc1701196. PubMed PMID: 28357842.
  • Beckerleg W, Keskar V, Karpinski J. Peritonitis as the First Presentation of Disseminated Listeriosis in a Patient on Peritoneal Dialysis-a Case Report. Perit Dial Int. 2017 Mar-Apr;37(2):239-240. doi: 10.3747/pdi.2016.00205. PubMed PMID: 28360372.
  • Keskar V, Biyani M, Amin SO, Knoll G. Successful Treatment of PD Peritonitis due to Morganella morganii Resistant to Third-Generation Cephalosporins - A Case Report. Perit Dial Int. 2017 Mar-Apr;37(2):241-242. doi: 10.3747/pdi.2016.00268. PubMed PMID: 28360373.
  • Keskar V, McArthur E, Wald R, Harel Z, Zimmerman D, Molnar AO, Garg AX, Lam NN, McCallum MK, Bota SE, Perl J, Sood MM. The association of anticoagulation, ischemic stroke, and hemorrhage in elderly adults with chronic kidney disease and atrial fibrillation. Kidney Int. 2017 Apr;91(4):928-936. doi: 10.1016/j.kint.2016.10.017. Epub 2016 Dec 22. PubMed PMID: 28017326.
  • Keskar V, Sood MM. Use of Oral Anticoagulation in the Management of Atrial Fibrillation in Patients with ESRD: Con. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2016 Nov 7;11(11):2085-2092. Epub 2016 Oct 25. PubMed PMID: 27797891; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5108192.
  • Kulkarni M, Jamale T, Hase N, Ubale M, Keskar V, Jagadish PK. Subcutaneous Phaeohyphomycosis Caused By Pyrenochaeta Romeroi in a Kidney Transplant Recipient: A Case Report. Exp Clin Transplant. 2016 Jan 20. doi:10.6002/ect.2014.0283. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26789021.
  • Kulkarni MJ, Jamale T, Hase NK, Jagdish PK, Keskar V, Patil H, Shete A, Patil C. A cross-sectional study of dialysis practice-patterns in patients with chronic kidney disease on maintenance hemodialysis. Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2015 Sep;26(5):1050-6. doi: 10.4103/1319-2442.164607. PubMed PMID: 26354590.
  • Keskar V, Jamale T, Karegar M, Parikh H, Jawale S, Mahajan D, Hase N. Late-Onset Cytomegalovirus Gastritis in Low-Risk Renal Allograft Recipients. Exp Clin Transplant. 2015 Jun;13(3):279-82. doi: 10.6002/ect.2013.0301. Epub 2014 Jun 25. PubMed PMID: 25019524.
  • Keskar VS, Imel EA, Kulkarni M, Mane S, Jamale TE, Econs MJ, Hase NK. The Case | Ectopic calcifications in a child. Kidney Int. 2015 May;87(5):1079-81. doi: 10.1038/ki.2014.76. PubMed PMID: 25951075; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4431583.
  • Kulkarni M, Hase N, Jamale T, Rojekar A, Pradeep K J, Keskar V. A case of granulomatous hepatitis due to tuberculosis in a renal allograft recipient. Onc Gas Hep Rep 2015;4:32-3
  • Keskar VS, Wanjare S, Jamale TE, Mahajan D, Jawale SY, Fernandes G, Suryawanshi R, Hase NK. Subcutaneous hyalohyphomycosis caused by Fusarium in a kidney transplant recipient. Ren Fail. 2014 Aug;36(7):1129-32. doi: 10.3109/0886022X.2014.926756. Epub 2014 Jun 18. PubMed PMID: 24941223.
  • Keskar VS, Jamale TE, Hase NK. Hemolytic uremic syndrome associated with Plasmodium vivax malaria successfully treated with plasma exchange. Indian J Nephrol. 2014 Jan;24(1):35-7. doi: 10.4103/0971-4065.125054. PubMed PMID: 24574629; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3927189.
  • Jamale TE, Hase NK, Kulkarni M, Pradeep KJ, Keskar V, Jawale S, Mahajan D. Earlier-start versus usual-start dialysis in patients with community-acquired acute kidney injury: a randomized controlled trial. Am J Kidney Dis. 2013 Dec;62(6):1116-21. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2013.06.012. Epub 2013 Aug 8. PubMed PMID: 23932821.
  • Keskar V, Jamale TE, Kulkarni MJ, Kiggal Jagadish P, Fernandes G, Hase N. Minimal-change disease in adolescents and adults: epidemiology and therapeutic response. Clin Kidney J. 2013 Oct;6(5):469-72. doi: 10.1093/ckj/sft063. PubMed PMID: 26064510; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4438390.
  • Keskar V, Tullu MS, Bavdekar SB. A case of bronchiolitis obliterans in a young child. Indian J Crit Care Med. 2010 Oct;14(4):205-8. doi: 10.4103/0972-5229.76086. PubMed PMID: 21572753; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3085223.
  • Kulkarni HS, Keskar VS, Bavdekar SB, Gabhale Y. Bilateral optic neuritis due to isoniazid (INH). Indian Pediatr. 2010 Jun;47(6):533-5. PubMed PMID: 20622286.
  • Suvarna JC, Keskar VS. Tripod sign. J Postgrad Med. 2009 Jul-Sep;55(3):211-3. doi: 10.4103/0022-3859.57408. Review. PubMed PMID: 19884752.
Professional Memberships
  • Indian Society of Nephrology
  • Mumbai Nephrology Group

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