Nephrologist: Kavitha Vellanki, MD | Loyola Medicine

Kavitha Vellanki, MD

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Associate Professor
Medical Director, Acute Dialysis

Languages Spoken

English, Telugu,Hindi
Patient Ratings
4.8 / 5 (30 Ratings)

Clinical Expertise

About Dr. Vellanki

Biking- Hiking, Gardening

Medical Education

Medical School
Siddhartha Medical College, India
Sinai-Grace Hospital - Internal Medicine: General
  • Loyola University Medical Center - Internal Medicine: Nephrology

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty Nephrology


  • Diversity of the midstream urine microbiome in adults with chronic kidney disease. Kramer, H; Kuffel, G; Thomas-White, K; Wolfe, AJ; Vellanki, K; Leehey, DJ; Bansal, VK; Brubaker, L; Flanigan, R; Koval, J; Wadhwa, A; Zilliox, MJ, International Urology and Nephrology
  • Menopause in CKD Vellanki, K.; Hou, S., American Journal of Kidney Diseases : The Official Journal of the National Kidney Foundation
  • Microbiome in Tunneled Catheters of Patients Receiving Maintenance Hemodialysis Anuradha Wadhwa, 1, 2 Travis R. Jameson, 1 Michael Zilliox, 1 Kavitha Vellanki, 1 Vinod K. Bansal, 1 Benjamin Ling, 1 Julia Schneider, 1 Holly J. Kramer, Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN
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  • Non-dialysis dependent chronic kidney disease is associated with high total and out-of-pocket healthcare expenditures Small, C.; Kramer, H. J.; Griffin, K. A.; Vellanki, K.; Leehey, D. J.; Bansal, V. K.; Markossian, T. W., BMC Nephrology
  • Non-dialysis dependent chronic kidney disease is associated with high total and out-of-pocket healthcare expenditures. Small, Christina; Kramer, Holly J.; Griffin, Karen A.; Vellanki, Kavitha; Leehey, David J.; Bansal, Vinod K.; Markossian, Talar W., BMC Nephrology
  • Outcomes of Albumin Use in the Treatment of Acute Hepatorenal Disorders: A Single Center Experience. Krishna Pothugunta, Santhi Voora, Holly Kramer, Anil K. Bidani, Kavitha Vellanki, JOURNAL OF RENAL-HEPATOLOGY DISORDERS
  • Normal Serum Free Kappa-Lambda Light Chain Ratios in AL Amyloidosis - A Single Center Experience Ari Seifter, Arouna Senthilkumar, Holly J. Kramer, Kavitha Vellanki., Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN
  • Urinary incontinence and diuretic avoidance among adults with chronic kidney disease Patel, M.; Vellanki, K.; Leehey, D. J.; Bansal, V. K.; Brubaker, L.; Flanigan, R.; Koval, J.; Wadhwa, A.; Balasubramanian, N.; Sandhu, J.; Kramer, H., International Urology and Nephrology
  • Neurologic Complications of Chronic Kidney Disease Vellanki, K.; Bansal, V. K., Current neurology and neuroscience reports
  • The Western diet and chronic kidney disease Hariharan, D.; Vellanki, K.; Kramer, H., Current hypertension reports
  • Time trends in the association of ESRD incidence with area-level poverty in the US population Garrity, B. H.; Kramer, H.; Vellanki, K.; Leehey, D.; Brown, J.; Shoham, D. A., Hemodialysis international.International Symposium on Home Hemodialysis
  • Use of Proton Pump Inhibitors is Associated with Severe Hypomagnesemia in Kidney Transplant Recipients. • Alhosaini MN, Leehey DJ, Vellanki K, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NEPHROLOGY AND KIDNEY FAILURE
  • Pregnancy in Chronic Kidney Disease. Vellanki, Kavitha, Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Beta HCG levels is a pregnant dialysis patient: A cautionary tale- Case Report. Potluri K, Moldenhauer J, Karlman R, Hou S, NEPHROLOGY DIALYSIS TRANSPLANTATION (PLUS)
  • Obesity in Kidney Transplant Recipients and Candidates Potluri K, Hou S, American Journal of Kidney Diseases
  • Asystole during Dipyridamole Administration Verranna Vikas, Kavitha Potluri, Mahmood S, Macdonald Lawrence, INDIAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES