Second Opinions from Dr. Bhaduri
by video or phone.

Second Opinions from Dr. Bhaduri by video or phone.

What is 2nd.MD?

Sarbani Bhaduri MD

Kidney Transplantation, Hypertension, General Nephrology, Glomerular Nephritis, Nephrotic Syndrome
Clinical Instructor, Department of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), California, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, and Transplant Nephrology. Past Division Head (1992-2002), Nephrology, Scripps Clinic and Research Institute.
Diseases (optional)
Glomerular Diseases, Lupus Nephritis, Nephrotic Syndrome, Hypertension, Vasculitides, Transplant Nephropathy, Post Transplant Complications, Renal Osteodystrophy
Procedures (optional)
Renal Biopsy, Line Placement, Transplant Immunosuppresion Management
Place of Work
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center


Professional Interest
2002 to 2005; Associate Medical Director, Ortho Biotech; TherapeuticFranchise Head, Nephrology, Bridgewater, NJ
Ideal Client
I see a spectrum of ages of persons with kidney disease. Though an adult nephrologist, I am often referred pediatric cases, and I did train in pediatric Nephrology as well. I also do see patients who are pregnant and develop kidney compications.
Nephrology, Board Certified
Type of practice
Current practice
Academic based
Honors and Awards
Texas Tech University Scholarship 1986 to 1989. National Kidney Foundation Fellowship of Northern California 1994 to 1997. NIH Training Grant 1994 to 1997 Mechanisms of sensitization, Use of IVIG to desensitize patients with high panel reactive antibodies, decrease B cell responsiveness. Gladstone, Cardiovascular Institute Fellow 1994 to 1997, University of California San Francisco

Education Details

Texas Tech University School of Medicine
1990 to 1992; University of Colorado, Denver, Colorado, InternalMedicine Categorical Residency
Fellowships & Internships (optional)
1992 to 1994; Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas,Nephrology Fellowship. 1994 to 1997; University of California, San Francisco, California,Transplant Fellowship; Adult and Pediatric Nephrology.

Personal Details

Personal Interest
I am a classical singer, love to cook, paint and read!
Languages Spoken
Bengali, English

Unintentional weight loss

High blood pressure


Renovascular Hypertension (Renal Artery Stenosis)

End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD

Kidney Failure)

Hypernephroma (Kidney Cancer)

Autosomal Dominant PKD (Polycystic Kidney Disease

Kidney Cysts)

Nephrolithiasis (Kidney Stone)

Kidney Cancer

Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease/Nephronophthisis

Kidney Disease



Kidney Transplant (Kidney Failure)


Kidney (Polycystic Kidney Disease)


Dilacor XR (Diltiazem Hydrochloride Capsule

Extended Release)


Kidney Dialysis (Hemodialysis)

Kidney Ultrasound

Computed Tomography (CT or CAT) Scan of the Kidney

Kidney Transplantation Procedure