Dr. Venkatesh Rajkumar SApollo Doctor

Dr. Venkatesh Rajkumar S



10+ years experience



100+ Recommendations


MD (Gen Med.), DM (Nephro), FISNC (Interventions)


English, Tamil, Hindi


Apollo Hospitals Greams Road

Greams Road, Thousand Lights West Chennai Tamil Nadu



100+ Recommendations

About Doctor

Dr. Venkatesh Rajkumar S. stands out as one of Chennai's most seasoned nephrologists, offering comprehensive care for a wide range of kidney-related ailments. With over a decade of experience, he specializes in treating acute renal failure, chronic kidney diseases, diabetes-related kidney complications, and urinary tract infections (UTIs). Dr. Venkatesh is particularly adept at providing expert clinical consultation for kidney transplant recipients, assisting in post-operative recovery and management plans. While nephrology encompasses both surgical and non-invasive treatments for kidney conditions, Dr. Venkatesh focuses exclusively on non-surgical approaches. He is frequently sought after for his expertise in managing prevalent kidney issues. To address severe renal problems and facilitate overall treatment, Dr. Rajkumar S. employs Angiotensin Receptor Blockers (ARBs) or Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) inhibitors, especially in cases of renal hypertension. For patients with electrolyte imbalances due to impaired kidney function, he recommends hemodialysis and medicinal supplements. In certain cases, peritoneal dialysis is also recommended to aid in the removal of accumulated waste. Dr. Venkatesh Rajkumar S. is distinguished as one of the few clinical experts with specialized training in Vascular Access from Shizuoka, Japan, further enhancing his credentials. His dedicated approach to patient care, coupled with his extensive focus on addressing associated complications and minimizing their impact, has earned him recognition as one of Chennai's top nephrologists. Dr. Venkatesh offers his expertise at Apollo Hospitals Greams Road in Chennai, where he provides a wide array of services to address various nephrology conditions, including kidney stones, nephrotic syndrome, polycystic kidney disease, and more. 

If you're in need of a nephrologists in your area, Dr. Venkatesh Rajkumar S. could be an excellent choice for personalized and top-notch medical attention.

Doctor Stories
Two Types of Kidney Failure Explained

Two Types of Kidney Failure Explained

Early Detection of Kidney Disease: Signs & Symptoms

Early Detection of Kidney Disease: Signs & Symptoms

Work Experience

Work Experience

2010 - 2013 Senior Resident at PGIMER, Chandigarh

2013 - 2014 Consultant at Davita Nephrolife, Kilpauk

2014 - 2015 Consultant at Apollo Speciality Hospitals , Perungudi



Indian Society of Nephrology

International Society of Nephrology

American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology






Presented a paper “Endovascular management of immature hemodialysis arteriovenous fistula” at the Dialysis Access Symposium (DAS ) 2015 at Seoul, South korea.

Presented a paper on “Endovascular managements of failing fistulas” at the Korean society of nephrology(KSN) meet at Seoul

Presented a poster on ‘Conversion from tacrolimus to cyclosporine in patients with new onset diabetes after transplant (NODAT)”- A randomized control study at the WORLD CONGRESS OF NEPHROLOGY held at Hong kong.

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Where does Dr Venkatesh Rajkumar S practice?

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Apollo Hospitals Greams Road,Chennai

What is the educational qualification of Dr Venkatesh Rajkumar S ?

Dr Venkatesh Rajkumar S is a Nephrologist with over 10 Yrs. years of experience and has the following qualifications -MD (Gen Med.), DM (Nephro), FISNC (Interventions)

What languages can Dr Venkatesh Rajkumar S speak?

Dr Venkatesh Rajkumar S can speak English, Tamil, Hindi.

Why do patients visit Dr Venkatesh Rajkumar S?

Patients visit Dr Venkatesh Rajkumar S for Nephrology related problems. To see more reasons visit the doctor's profile on Apollo 24|7.