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Krishnakumar Hongalgi MD

Board Certification:

American Board of Internal Medicine, 2010
(Nephrology)

American Board of Internal Medicine, 2007
(Internal Medicine)

Contact Information:

AMC Nephrology Group
25 Hackett Blvd. MC 69
Albany, NY 12208

Tel: (518) 262-5176
Fax: (518) 262-5573

Specialties Education Details Full Biography

Fellowship

Nephrology

07/01/2007 - 06/30/2009
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
New Hyde Park, NY


Residency

06/23/2004 - 6/30/2007
Metrohealth Medical Center
Cleveland, OH


Internship

7/1/1995 - 7/1/1996
Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences
Karnataka  India


Medical Education

2/1/1997 - 2/28/2002
Royal College of Medicine
London, UK


Medical Education

MD

7/1/1990 - 2/17/1997
Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences
Karnataka  India


Krishnakumar Hongalgi is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the division of Nephrology and Hypertension at Albany Medical College. Dr. Hongalgi has a vast experience in both internal medicine and nephrology. He completed his residency training in Internal Medicine at Metrohealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio; and Nephrology Fellowship at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, NY. His expertise include, acid-base disorders, acute and chronic kidney disease, hypertension and management of glomerular diseases. He is also an expert of renal replacement therapies including hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis.

Dr. Hongalgi has a keen interest in the delivery of continuous renal replacement therapy in the management of acute kidney injury in intensive care units. He is a member of the American Society of Nephrology and the National Kidney Foundation. Dr. Hongalgi has delivered numerous lectures, authored multiple abstracts and conducted research in the area of HIV-associated nephropathy.  
 

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