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Dr. Malavade Praveen
Dr. Malavade Praveen MBBS, MD (Gen Medicine), DM (Nephrology), FICN (Canada) Consultant Nephrologist and Transplant Physician, Dept of Nephrology, NU Hospitals, Shivamogga, Karnataka.
Subspecialty Interest: Hypertension, Kidney Transplant

Professional Qualifications

  • MBBS: Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum, Karnataka (2001-2007)
  • MD (Medicine): JJM Medical College, Davangere, Karnataka (2007-2010)
  • DM (Nephrology): Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research, Kolkata, West Bengal (2011-2014)
  • Clinical Fellowship: Adult Nephrology at Ottawa hospital, University of Ottawa, Canada (2015-2016)
  • Fellowship in Renal dialysis: Institute of NephroUrology, Bangalore (2010- 2011)

Area of Expertise

Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD), Deceased Donor Kidney Transplant, ABO incompatible Kidney Transplant, Hypertension, Diabetic Nephropathy, Glomerulonephritis, Kidney Biopsy, Dialysis

Paper Presentations

  • “2-4-D, Sodium Salt Poisoning – A Rare Case Series” at Abu Dhabi, UAE , March 2020
  • “Clinical and biochemical profile of metabolic syndrome following acute myocardial infarction” – 2009 – APICON, Gurgoan, Haryana
  • Steroid resistant nephrotic syndrome – a prospective study in a single tertiary care centre”- ISN, Kolkata, India.
  • Case of Aplastic Anemia- KAPICON, Davangere, Karnataka,

Professional Memberships

  • International Society Of Nephrology
  • Indian Society of Nephrology


  • Steroid resistant nephrotic syndrome – a prospective study in a single tertiary care centre. Indian Medical Journal. 2016:110-4.
  • Growth retardation due to panhypopituitarism and central diabetes insipidus following Russell's viper bite. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health. 2013 Jul 4; 44(4):697-702.
  • Chronic Kidney Disease in Pregnancy. J Integr Nephrol Androl 2016;3:48-52.
  • Proton Pump Inhibitors: More Indigestion than Relief?. Indian J Nephrol. 2017;27(4):249–257. doi:10.4103/0971-4065.202824
  • Erectile Dysfunction in Hemodialysis Patients. A cross- sectional study at Vaatsalya Hospital , Shivamogga, India J Evolution Med Dent Sci 2018:7(04):471-473, DOI:10.14260/jmeds/2018/105

NU Hospitals has been pioneering in Nephrology, Urology and Fertility (IVF) treatment over the last 20 years. Our highly specialised experts are richly experienced in treating rare and complex conditions. It was one of the first in Karnataka to conduct a successful kidney transplantation surgery and also the first to equip Urology department with the most advanced flexible endoscopes. Having a robust team of subspecialty specific urology team at NU has significantly improved the overall success rates. Men’s Health Clinic is one of its kind in South-India dealing with Men’s Sexual and Reproductive Health. Our Male and Female Fertility (IVF) specialists comprehensively support the couples with the latest treatment and heartfelt compassion every step along the path to parenthood. At NU, every aspect of healthcare is coordinated and the entire team works together to provide exactly the care one needs. We are constantly updating the policies and collaborations to ensure that people in need are getting access to the most cutting-edge care and treatment.

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