Dr. Diiwakar Naidu Gajjala - nephrologist

Dr. Diwakar Naidu Gajjala

MBBS, MD General Medicine, DM Nephrology Consultant Nephrologist and Renal Transplant Physician

Dr. Diiwakar Naidu Gajjala has 12+ years of experience as Nephrologist. Performed a number of complex Renal Transplantations. Treated thousands of kidney patients.


  • MBBS (2000 - 2006) Kurnool Medical College, Kurnool.
  • MD, General Medicine (2008 - 2010), SVRR GGH, Tirupati
  • DM, Nephrology (2011 - 2014), Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS), Hyderabad.
  • Lecturer in the Department of Nephrology since Sep 2014.
  • Senior resident in department of internal medicine and critical care in CARE hospital, Banjara Hills. 2011-2012


  • Author - Granulomatous interstitial nephritis- case series Indian Journal of Nephrology, dec-2013
  • Author - Nitrofurotoin-induced interstitial lung disease to Indian Journal of Nephrology. Mar 2015
  • Co-author - Risk factors that determine the removal of the catheter in bacterial peritonitis in peritoneal dialysis.peritoneal dialysis international mar-apr 2014
  • Co-author - Peritonitis due to nontuberculous mycobacterium. Indian Journal of Nephrology Nov 2013.
  • Co-author- Ten-year follow-up of erythropoietin-induced autoimmune pure red cell aplasia. Indian Journal of nephrology July 2013
  • Co-author - Peritoneal equilibration test: A single center data from India. Indian Journal of Nephrology Mar 2013
  • Co-author - Multiple ring-enhancing lesions in the brain due to disseminated Zygomycosis in a renal transplant recipient. nephrology June 2013
  • Co-auhtor - Mycobacterium fortuitum infection in a renal transplant recipient. Int Urol Nephrol. 2013 Apr.
  • Co-author - A 2-year follow-up study of patients of automated peritoneal dialysis. Sep 2013, Indian Journal of Nephrology.
  • Co-author - Pneumatoceles following septicemia due to uncuffed internal jugular vein catheter. Sep 2013, Indian Journal of Nephrology.
Conference paper presentations
  • Platform presentation in ISNCON2011 - 10-year follow-up of end-stage renal disease patients on CAPD.
  • Poster presentation in ISNCON 2011 - Role of prednisolone and Cytotoxic agents in IgA Nephropathy.
  • Platform presentations in ISNSCON 2012 - Role of prednisolone and Cyclophosphamide in IgA Nephropathy A Case series on Granulomatous Interstitial Nephritis(GIN)
  • Poster presentation in ISNSCON 2012 - Atypical mycobacterial (Mycobacterium fortuitum) infection in a renal transplant recipient. Brown tumors in a renal transplant recipient Acute cortical necrosis due to oral contraceptive pills
  • Poster in ISNCON 2012 - Watermelon stomach
  • Platform presentation in ISNCON 2013 - Mapping of kidney Diseases Nitrofurantoin induced Interstitial lung disease Infections in renal allograft recipients