Jagannath H. Saikumar, MD

About Jagannath H. Saikumar, MD

Specialty:  Nephrology

Methodist – Physicians Building
1325 Eastmoreland Avenue, Suite 220
Memphis, TN 38104-7542
Office: 901-866-8810
Fax: 901-302-2445
Satellite Dialysis – Midtown
1333 Poplar Avenue
Memphis, TN  38104
Phone:  901-725-0482

Certification:

  • American Board of Internal Medicine in Internal Medicine with subspecialty certification in Nephrology

Education:

  • Medical Degree: M.S. Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore University, India
  • Post-graduate Training: (Public Health – MPH) Wichita State University, Wichita, Kansas
  • (Biomedical Sciences – MSBS) University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio

Residency:

  • (Internal Medicine) University of Toledo Medical Center, Toledo, Ohio

Fellowship:

  • (Advanced Nephrology) Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan

Academic Title:

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee

Special Interests:

  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Home Hemodialysis
  • Continuous Veno-Venous Hemodialysis (CVVH)
  • Sustained Low-Efficiency Hemodialysis (SLED)
  • Sustained Low-efficiency Hemodialysis with Regional Citrate
  • Anticoagulation (SLEDRCA)
  • Arteriovenous Fistula & Graft Angioplasty
  • Thoracocentesis
  • Abdominal Paracentesis