Dr. Rajesh Joseph
MD, DM (Nephro)
Senior Consultant & HOD
Dr. Rajesh Joseph, as the Head of the Department of Nephrology, brings a wealth of experience and expertise to his role, having trained at the renowned CMC, Vellore. With nearly two decades of dedicated service, he has become a trusted expert in the field of Nephrology.
Dr. Rajesh Joseph was a pivotal member of the CMC, Vellore team that conducted a high volume of dialysis procedures, performing over 3500 dialysis sessions per month. This included a wide range of techniques such as Intermittent Hemodialysis, Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy (CRRT), Acute Peritoneal Dialysis (PD), and Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis (CAPD). In addition, the team executed more than 150 renal transplantations annually, showcasing Dr. Joseph's exceptional skills and experience in the field.
Dr. Rajesh Joseph's contributions to Nephrology have not gone unnoticed. He has been honoured with the prestigious Dr JCM Shastry and B Braun Award in Nephrology, a testament to his excellence in the field.
Dr. Rajesh Joseph's commitment to advancing Nephrology is demonstrated by his numerous national and international publications in esteemed journals. His research and contributions continue to enrich the understanding and treatment of renal diseases.
Dr. Rajesh Joseph's pioneering spirit is evident in his role in establishing the state-of-the-art dialysis unit at BCMCH, which now conducts over 2,500 dialysis procedures each month. This advancement has significantly improved the quality of care provided to patients with renal diseases.
Dr. Rajesh Joseph's areas of expertise lie in renal transplantation and the management of patients requiring complex or challenging dialysis procedures. His dedication to these specialized areas has led to improved patient outcomes and the highest standard of care.
Dr. Rajesh Joseph's extensive experience, innovative contributions, and dedication to the field of Nephrology make him a leader in the medical community and a valuable asset to patients and healthcare institutions alike.