Dr. Rammohan Sripad Bhat | Best Nephrologist In Bangalore | Narayana Health

Dr. Rammohan Sripad Bhat

MD, MRCP Visiting Consultant

  • SpecialityNephrology

  • HospitalBangalore - Narayana Medical Centre, Langford Town

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Fields of Expertise

  • Ultrasound guided catheter placement
  • Temporary and tunnelled dialysis catheter, Hickman line, PICC
  • Renal Biopsy
  • Native, Transplant and special circumstances like single kidney, obese patients etc.
  • Peritoneal dialysis catheter placement
  • Chest and ascitic drains
  • Lumbar puncture
  • Arterial blood gas sampling and line
  • DC cardioversion
  • Advanced life support powder
  • Fluoroscopy guided venous catheter placement in difficult circumstances
  • Doppler ultrasound of dialysis access
  • Venous mapping

Rare/Unique Skills

Professional Memberships and Certifications


  • Renal Association
  • European Renal Association
  • Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh
  • International society of Nephrology
  • Vascular Access Society

Brief Profile

He has gained broad experience in all aspects of Nephrology and General Medicine during his training. He has been fortunate to have trained in prestigious institutions, in different healthcare settings, in India and the United Kingdom. He is a good communicator and team-worker who thoroughly enjoys his work. He is keen to advance his interest in Interventional Nephrology. Meanwhile, he is keen to gain experience working as a consultant in Acute Medicine or Nephrology. He looks forward to obtaining formal training in Interventional Nephrology to equip himself with necessary skills needed to realise his goals.


  • A microbiological survey of bicarbonate based replacement circuits in continuous venovenous hemofiltration (CVVH)
  • Effect of Erythropoietin on Nutritional Status of Predialysis Renal Failure Patients with Anemia
  • Moore, R Bhat, N Hoenich, A Kilner, M Prabhu, K Orr, NS Kanagasundaram. A microbiological survey of bicarbonate based replacement circuits in continuous venovenous hemofiltration. Critical Care Medicine 2009; 37(2): 496 - 500
  • S. Powell, T. Chan, R. Bhat, K. Lam, R. Nalwar, N. Cullen, P.Littler. A retrospective comparative study of tunneled haemodialysis catheters inserted through occluded or collateral veins versus conventional methods. CVIR 2010; 33(4): 744 - 750.
  • LR Solomon, JS Cheesbrough, L Ebah, T Al-sayeed, M Heap, N Milliband, D Waterhouse, S Mitra, A Curry, R Saxena, R Bhat, M Schulz, P Diggle. A randomised double-blind controlled trial of taurolidine-citrate catheter locks for the prevention of bacteremia in patients treated with haemodialysis. AJKD June 2010; 55(6): 1060 – 1068
  • M Imran, R Bhat, H Anijeet. Pneumoperitoneum in peritoneal dialysis patients; one centre's experience. NDT Plus 2011; 4(2): 120-123
  • Rajvanshi P, Bhat R, Gupta B, Prasad S A Study of Malnutrition in Indian Predialysis Chronic Renal Failure Patients. Abstract 134: JAPI, Vol 51, December 2003 2 P Rajvanshi, R Mohan, RSK Sinha, B Gupta Meningitis in HIV Positive Patients. Abstract 331: JAPI, Vol. 50, January 2002 3 Chandra S, Sharma R, Kapoor A, Hemal AK, Mukhopadhyay S, Bhat R. Sonographic features of urinary tract tuberculosis. RSNA 1999; Pg 530

Posts Held in Past

  • Consultant Acute Medicine (Locum): University Hospital South Manchester (24 April 2012-18 July 2012)
  • Specialist Registrar Nephrology/Medicine Rotation: Mersey Deanery, Liverpool (1 August 2006- 24 April 2012)
  • SpR General Nephrology and Peritoneal Dialysis: Royal Liverpool University Hospital (June 2011- April 2012)
  • SpR Nephrology and General Medicine- Royal Liverpool Hospital (February 2011- MAy 2011)
  • SpR Renal Transplantation- Royal Liverpool University Hospital (August 2010-January 2011)
  • SpR Nephrology and General Medicine- University Hospital Aintree (August 2011-July 2010)
  • SpR Peritoneal Dialysis and Nephrology- Royal Liverpool University Hospital (February 2009-July 2009)
  • SpR Haemodialysis and Nephrology - Royal Liverpool University Hospital (August 2008 - January 2009)
  • SpR Vasculitis and Nephrology - Royal Liverpool University Hospital (August 2007- July 2008)
  • SpR Nephrology and General Medicine - Arrowe Park Hospital (August 2006-July 2007)
  • Specialist Registrar (LAS) Nephrology - Freeman Hospital Newcastle, UK (February 2006-July 2006)
  • Senior House Officer, Critical Care Unit-Freeman Hospital Newcastle (August 2005-February 2006)
  • Clinical Fellow Nephrology - Freeman Hospital Newcastle, UK (February 2005-August 2008)
  • Senior House Officer Rotation General Medicine - Sunderland Royal Hospital UK (December 2003-February 2005)
  • Senior Resident Medicine - Post-Graduate Institute Chandigarh, India (July 2002-December 2002)
  • Junior Resident (SHO) rotational training General Medicine - Vardhman Mahavir Medical College and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India (May 1999-April 2002)