Nephrology and Hypertension

Dr. Chhavi Gupta completed her Nephrology Fellowship from the University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital in 2010. She is dual board certified both in Internal Medicine and Nephrology. As a nephrologist she is specialized in treating difficult to control Hypertension or elevated blood pressure and also in all the kidney diseases. She is an expert in Dialysis and also helps evaluate patients for kidney transplant eligibility.  She practiced in Fairfax, Virginia before she moved to Tampa and was employed with a nephrology group in Tampa since 2013 before she decided to start her own Nephrology practice. She strongly believes in providing compassionate and outstanding Renal Care to all her patients. She takes the time to discuss and answer questions so that her patients have a better understanding of their health.

   

 

     EDUCATION:

     NEPHROLOGY FELLOWSHIP completed at the University of Miami, 07/01/08- 8/15/10  

     INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENCY at University of North Dakota, 07/01/05 -06/30/08  

     MBBS from King George’s Medical University (KGMC), India. 05/01/95 - 12/31/2000

      

     BOARD CERTIFICATION :  

     Nephrology ABIM, Board Certified Nov 2010 

     Internal Medicine ABIM,  Board Certified 2008

 AWARDS / PRESENTATIONS

Awarded the Dr. A.C. Banerjee’s Gold medal in (SPM) Social and Preventive Med. in 1999.

Awarded the Smt. Sushila Devi Bhatnagar’s memorial Gold medal in SPM in 1999.

Awarded a silver medal in SPM in 1999. 

Awarded Honors in Physiology and Biochemistry in the 1st professional exam 1996.

Awarded Honors in Pharmacology, Pathology, Microbiology- 2nd professional exam 1998.

Awarded Honors in Ophthalmology, Surgery/ Orthopedics, Obstetrics and Gynecology in the 3rd  professional exam 1999.

 

RESEARCH/ PRESENTATIONS/ PUBLICATIONS

 

  1. Gupta, C, Gutierrez, O, Danielson, B: Seasonal Variation of Vitamin 25 (OH) D is attenuated in CKD. Poster presentation at ASN 2009 meeting. 

  2. A.Mahale, M.Ghanta, C.Gupta, et al. Single center experience with low-dose Thymoglobulin in kidney transplant patients. Poster at NKF in 4/07.

  3. C.Gupta, A.Mahale, M.Ghanta, et al. Single center experience with low-dose Thymoglobulin and steroid free induction immunosuppression in kidney transplant patients. Poster NKF meeting 4/07.

  4.  A.Mahale, C.Gupta, G.Phadke. Outcome of Tacrolimus to Sirolimus conversion in post renal transplant patients. Poster at 5th Annual MeritCare Kidney Services  Nephrology, Dialysis & Transplant Conference, 09/06.

  5. C.Gupta, B.Danielson. Incidence of Vitamin D3 insufficiency or deficiency in chronic kidney disease. ASN abstract.