Dr. Biju K Gopinath | Nephrology

Specialist Nephrologist

Dr. Biju K Gopinath is ranked amongst top rated Nephrologists in South India, with over a decade of experience combining Clinical Nephrology, Research and Interventional Nephrology. After obtaining MBBS and MD degrees, Dr. Biju K. Gopinath augmented his qualifications with a postdoctoral DM super speciality degree in Nephrology from Government Medical College Calicut, Dr Biju continued as Assistant Professor of Nephrology at his Alma Mater.
 
He also served at Medical College Thrissur as Associate Professor and Head of Nephrology pioneering Chronic Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis program at Thrissur. On returning to Medical College Kozhikode, he was Unit Chief and Consultant Nephrologist, and continued his pioneering interest in Percutaneous introduction of CAPD catheters. During his tenure at Calicut, Dr Biju K Gopinath built upon his reputation as a splendid transplant nephrologist with excellent outcomes among more than forty transplant recipients. Dr. Biju also pioneered using Rituximab in Primary Glomerular Diseases and Systemic lupus erythematosus. He has also been actively involved in several Research Trials. He has a refreshing personalized approach to Nephrology Care.
 
Expertise:
  • CAPD Kidney/Renal Transplantation
  • Percutaneous CAPD Catheter Placement
  • use of Biologicals in Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Refractory Lupus Nephritis
  • Chronic Hepatitis C
  • Primary Glomerular Diseases
  • SLE - Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diabetic Kidney Disease
  • Cardio-renal Syndromes
  • Cystic Diseases of Kidney and Prevention of Progression of Chronic Kidney Disease besides Hemodialysis