Dr Amit Kumar Mahapatra

Senior Consultant – Nephrology & Kidney Transplant Medicine Nephrology , Kidney and Urology Institute



Expertise in ABO Incompatible and Cross Match Positive Kidney Transplant

Expertise in Interventional Nephrology with regular workshops for fellow students

Authored numerous national and international journal publications

Dr. Amit Kumar Mahapatra has over 12 years of experience in the field of Nephrology and Kidney Transplant Medicine. He has been trained in reputable institutes like Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute, Lucknow, and IMS-BHU, Varanasi. He has a keen interest in Interventional Nephrology like AV Fistula Creation, PD Catheter Insertion, Tunnelled / Non-Tunnelled Catheter insertion, Kidney Biopsy etc, and has been instrumental in training DNB Students and conducting many workshops. Dr. Amit Kumar Mahapatra is experienced in
performing Kidney Transplants especially ABO Incompatible and HLA Incompatible Transplants and has participated in organizing Transplant Updates and many CMEs. He has authored many original articles and
case reports in indexed journals and holds membership in prestigious societies like ISN, NZ-ISN, PDSI, and DNS. He also has a vast experience of working in institutions like Fortis Memorial
Research Institute Gurgaon and Artemis Hospital Gurgaon.


Medical Qualifications

DM (Nephrology)Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow2014
MD (General Medicine)Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi2010
MBBSSCB Medical College, Cuttack, Odisha2005

Specialization and Expertise

  • ABO Incompatible, HLA Incompatible Kidney Transplants
  • Interventional Nephrology eg. AV Fistula Creation, Tunnelled HD Catheter  Insertion, Graft and Native Kidney Biopsy, PD Catheter insertion
  • CAPD, CKD Patient Care
  • Acute Kidney Injury, Glomerular  Disease,  Adult  Nephrotic  Syndrome  and  Rapid  Progressive  Renal Failure Management

Memberships & Certifications

  •  Indian Society of Nephrology
  • Peritoneal Dialysis Society of India
  • ERA – EDTA
  • ISN-Northern Zone Life Membership
  • Delhi Nephrology Society

Awards & Accomplishments

  • Best oral award for Topic “Factors predicting mortality in diabetic PD patients” at the PDSICON 2013, held at Flora Airport Hotel, Thrissur, India., 2013
  • First prize in Neurology Quiz India, 2009
  • Gold medal in Surgery in Final MBBS examination
  • Gold medal in ENT examination.
  • State rank (9th) in matriculation examination held by BSE Orissa in 1997, 1997
  • Kidney Transplant Update - Transplant Immunology and High-Risk Transplant, Dec 21-22, 2019, Hotel Novotel-Pullman, Aerocity, New Delhi., 2019
  • Transplant Update - A Practical Approach, Nov 17-18, 2018, Holiday Inn, Aerocity, New Delhi, 2018
  • 48th ISNCON (Indian Society of Nephrology Conference) 2017, Dec 14-17, 2017, Pullman, Delhi , 2017
  • 3rd Update on Kidney Transplantation, Nov 5-6,2016, Aerocity, Gurgaon, 2016
  • PD Scientia, May 3-4, 2014, SGPGI, Lucknow, 2014
  • ISOT 20th National Conference, Oct 8-10, IMS-BHU, Varanasi  
  • Participation as Faculty / Chair Person / Judge -  NZ (North Zone) ISNCON 2020, Feb 28-March 1, 2020, SGPGI, Lucknow (Chair Person), 2020
  • 25th NZ (North Zone) ISNCON 2019, April 26-28, 2019, Kandaghat, Shimla (Speaker), 2019
  • GRASP (Genre of Renal and Dialysis Physician) 2019, Dec 7-8, 2019, Hotel Lemon Tree Premier, Aerocity, New Delhi (Speaker), 2019


  • Clinical Spectrum of Renal Disorders :   Prakash J, Mahapatra AK, Ghosh B, Arora P, Jain AK. Clinical spectrum of renal disorders in patients with cirrhosis of liver. Renal Failure, 33(1): 40-46, 2011., 2011
  • Acute Kidney Injury in Late Pregnancy :   Praksh J, Niwas SS, Parekh A, Pandey LK, Sharatchandra L, Arora P, Mahapatra AK. Acute kidney injury in late pregnancy in developing countries. Renal Failure, 32, 309-313, 2010, 2010
  • Pediatric ABO Incompatible Kidney Transplantation :   Sethi SK, Bansal SB, Wadhwani N, Tiwari A, Arora D, Sharma R, Nandwani A, Yadav DK, Mahapatra AK, et al. Pediatric ABO incompatible kidney transplantation: Evolving with the advancing apheresis technology: a single center experience. Pediatr Transplant, 22(3):e13138, Jan 30, 2018., 2018
  • Late Acute Rejections (LAR) Clinical Spectrum And Outcomes :   Hase A, Bansal SB, Sharma R, Jain M, Jha P, Sethi S, Nandwani A, Mahapatra A. Late acute rejections (LAR) clinical spectrum and outcomes. Ind J of Transplantation. 10 (4), 114, October–December 2016., 2016
  • Living Donor Kidney Transplant With Tacrolimus :   Bansal SB, Pathania D, Sethi SK, Jha PK, Nandwani A, Jain M, Mahapatra AK, Kher V. Basiliximab induction in living donor kidney transplant with tacrolimus - based triple immunosuppression. Ind J of Transplantation 13 (2):104-109, Jan 28, 2019, 2019
  • New Hybrid Therapy :   Sethi SK, Bansal SB, Khare A, Dhaliwal M, Raghunathan V, Wadhwani N, Nandwani A, Yadav DK, Mahapatra AK, Raina R. Heparin free dialysis in critically sick children using sustained low efficiency dialysis (SLEDD-f): a new hybrid therapy for dialysis in developing world. PLOS One 13(4):e0195536, April 2018., 2018
  • An Induction Agent in renal transplantation :   Jha PK, Rana A, Kher A, Bansal SB, Sethi S, Nandwani A, Jain M, Bansal D, Yadav DK, Gadde A, Mahapatra AK, Sodhi P, Kher V. Grafalon® vs. thymoglobulin® as an induction agent in renal transplantation – A retrospective study. Indian J Nephrol [Epub ahead of print] DOI: 10.4103/ijn.IJN_205_20,
  • Chronic Kidney Disease  :   Kaul A, Mahapatra AK. Chronic kidney disease—mineral bone disorders in diabetic kidney disease. Clinical Queries: Nephrology, 135-137, 2012 (Apr-June)., 2012
  • Melena with Rapidly Crescentic Glomerulonephritis :   Bhadauria D, Mahapatra A, Singh A, Kaul A, Prasad N, Sharma RK, Lal H, Mohindra S. Severe anemia, hemoptysis, and melena with rapidly crescentic glomerulonephritis. J Rheumatol, 41(9): 1893-1894, 2014 Sep., 2014
  • Fatal Strongyloides hyper-infection syndrome in a renal allograft recipient :   Mahapatra AK, Prasad N. Fatal strongyloides hyper-infection syndrome in a renal allograft recipient:,
  • A case report and Review of Literature :   A case report and review of literature. Ind J Transplant, 8(2): 63-66, 2014 April–June., 2014
  • A young child with fever and unexplained acute kidney injury :   Sethi SK, Nautiyal A, Rana A, Duggal R, Nandwani A, Yadav D, Mahapatra A, et al. A young child with fever and unexplained acute kidney injury: Questions. Pediatric Nephrol 33, 1689-1690. Feb 26, 2018, 2018