Dr. Sidharth Kumar Sethi

Senior Consultant Nephrology , Kidney and Urology Institute

Gurugram , South Delhi

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Dr. Sidharth Kumar Sethi is currently Senior Consultant, Pediatric Nephrology and Pediatric Renal Transplant Medicine, Kidney and Urology Institute, Medanta, The Medicity, India. He was trained as a fellow (International Pediatric Nephrology Association Fellowship) and senior resident in pediatric nephrology at All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India and Division of Pediatric Nephrology and Transplant Immunology, Cedars Sinai Medical Centre, Los Angeles, California. His main areas of interests are acute kidney injury, dialysis and pediatric renal transplantation. He has been actively involved in the care of children with all kinds of complex renal disorders, including acute kidney injury, dialysis, nephrotic syndrome, tubular disorders, urinary tract infections, hypertension, chronic kidney disease, and renal transplantation. He has been a part of 8-member writing committee for the Indian guidelines of Steroid Sensitive Nephrotic Syndrome and expert committee involved in the formulation of guidelines of pediatric renal disorders including Steroid Resistant Nephrotic Syndrome and urinary tract infections. He has more than 1 50 indexed publications in pediatric nephrology and chapters in reputed nephrology textbooks. He is a part of the Board of Directors, PCRRT-ICONIC Foundation, a foundation which aims to create awareness and spread education regarding critical care pediatric nephrology. He is Editor, Springer’s Handbook of Critical Care Pediatric Nephrology & Pediatric Dialysis along with Dr Bunchman, Dr Raina and Dr Mc Culloch and Editor, Springer’s Pediatric Solid Organ Transplantation- A Practical Handbook, along with Dr Shapiro, Dr Sarwal and Dr Raina. He was awarded in 2014 by Case Western Reserve University, for his outstanding contributions to the field of Pediatric Nephrology.

Medical Qualifications

Fellowship (P.G.)Indian Society of Paediatric Nephrology2010
Fellowship (International Society of Nephrology)Cedars Sinai Medical Centre, California2009
Fellowship (International Paediatrics Nephrology Association)AIIMS, New Delhi2008
M.D. (Paediatrics)University College of medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, New Delhi2006
M.B.B.S.Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi2002

Specialization and Expertise

  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Nephrotic syndrome
  • Urinary Tract Infections
  • Congenital abnormalities of kidneys
  • Nocturnal Enuresis
  • Tubular disorders and chronic kidney disease
  • Pediatric Kidney Transplantation

Memberships & Certifications

  • American Society of Pediatric Nephrology
  • International Pediatric Nephrology Association 
  • Asian Pediatric Nephrology Association
  • Indian Academy of Pediatrics
  • Indian Society of Pediatric Nephrology
  • International Society of Nephrology

Awards & Accomplishments

  • Western Reserve University, 2014
  • American Society of Nephrology, FASN, 2018
  • Awarded Fellowship (Indian Academy of Pediatrics) FIAP, 2019