Lekha K. George, MD

About Lekha K. George, MD

Specialty:  Nephrology

Methodist – Physicians Office Building
1325 Eastmoreland Avenue, Suite 220
Memphis, Tennessee 38105-7514
Office:  901-866-8810
Fax:  901-302-2445

Certification:

  • American Board of Internal Medicine with subspecialty certification in Nephrology

Education:

  • Medical Degree: Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Chennai, India
  • Internship: (Compulsory Rotating Residential Internship) Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Chennai, India
  • University of Florida, Jacksonville, Florida

Residency:

  • (Ophthalmology) Regional Institute of Ophthalmology, Madras Medical College, Chennai, India
  • (Internal Medicine) University of Florida, Shands Health Care, Jacksonville, Florida
  • (Internal Medicine) University of Texas Medical School, Houston, Texas

Fellowship:

  • (Nephrology) Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas

Academic Title:

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

Special Interests:

  • Nephrology
  • Hypertension
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Dialysis

Professional Membership:

  • American College of Physicians
  • American Medical Association
  • American Society of Nephrology (Associate Member)
  • National Kidney Foundation (Associate Member)

Additional Information:

  • Co-author of several research and medical publications
  • Certificate in Adult Cardiac Life Support and Basic Life Support