Rajesh Mohandas, MD

Rajesh Mohandas, MD
Division of Nephrology, Hypertension & Renal Transplantation
Assistant Professor of Medicine

1600 SW Archer Road
Room CG-98, Communicore Building
PO Box 100224
Gainesville, FL 32610-0224

TEL: (352) 273-8821
FAX: (352) 392-5465

Degree/Program

Institution

Field/Specialty

Medical School Trivandrum Medical College Medicine
Residency New York Medical College at OLMMC Internal Medicine
Fellowship University of Florida Nephrology

Academic/Research Interests:

  • Dr. Mohandas’ main research interest is in the contribution of bone marrow derived progenitor cells to the vascular calcification and accelerated atherosclerosis that accompanies chronic kidney disease. His research seeks to elucidate novel pathways and key regulatory elements which can be potential therapeutic targets. He is also interested in the seasonal and diurnal variations in endothelial function and how this is modulated by chronic kidney disease.

Clinical Interests:

  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Renal Artery Stenosis
  • Hyperaldosteronism

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