Dr. Ramesh Kumar

Batra Dialysis and Kidney Transplant Centre , Nephrology


FRCP Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh (1981) MRCP Nephrology, Royal College of Physicians, UK (1971) MD Internal Medicine, Agra Medical College, India (1967) MBBS Agra Medical College, India (1964)


Chairman and Head, Nephrology and Renal Transplant

OPD Timings:

Mon to Sat: 11.00 noon - 2.00 pm

Recipient of Padam Shri & Padam Bhushan (2003)

Past Status: 

-    Professor of Nephrology, AIIMS, New Delhi 
-    Chief Nephrologist & Head, Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi
-    Chief Nephrologist, Head - Nephrology & Kidney Transplantation, Batra Hospital & M.R.C, New Delhi
-    Chief Nephrologist, Head - Nephrology & Kidney Transplantation, Moolchand Medicity, New Delhi


  • Pioneer of Artificial Kidney Program & Kidney Transplantation in India.
  • Singular distinction of starting Artificial Kidney Program at AIIMS, New Delhi & guiding force at other centers in Delhi and Northern India.
  • Pioneer of Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis (CAPD) in India. 
  • Establishing the training programs for medical, technical and nursing in Nephrology.
  • 120 Scientific publications, chapters in books and monographs. Book- Kidney Transplants & Scams, India's Troublesome Legacy. January 2020.
  • Avid teacher, chief guide to M.D., D.M., D.N.B programs students.
  • Receipt of multiple Awards and Accolades.
  • Worldwide recognition for identification of Cyclophosphamide induced Sterility.
  • Examiner: M.B.B.S., M.D., M. Ch (Urology), D.M. (Nephr.) & D.N.B (Nephr.), Urology and Ph.D.
  • External Examiner: Universities of Rajasthan and Agra.
  • Guest Lecture at University of London Benghazi, Libiya, Pakistan. Tokyo & others.
  • Visiting Professor: Universities - London, Denver, Tokyo, Syracuse, Benghazi.
  • Treating Physician to Various dignitaries in India.
  • Chief Physician to Prime Minister of India, Union Health Minister and others. 
  • External expert - Selection of Professor Nephrology, AIIMS, 2014 & 2016. 
  • Author and Published the book of Kidney Transplant and Scam in India 2020 by Sage/Vitasta.
  • The book on “Practice Clinical of Nephrology" sent to the publisher.
  • Manuscripts of " The Other Sides" and "A Guide to good life at home" are under publication.