Dr. Pradip Chakrabarti

Dr. Pradip Chakrabarti

Transplant Surgeon - Kidney Transplant Surgeon

  Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, Kolkata, India

  30 Years of experience

BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Pradip Chakrabarti is one of the finest Transplant Surgeon in India. He is an experienced Kidney Transplant Surgeon in the India. The Medical practitioner has been associated with various reputed hospitals in the India. The physician is currently working as a Kidney Transplant Surgeon, Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, India. The doctor is a well-reputed and sought after medical expert and is

  • MBBS

qualified. Dr. Pradip Chakrabarti has been associated with many hospitals over the course of his illustrious and experienced career.

The hospitals include:

  • Clinical Research Fellow, Dept. of Surgery / Biomedical Lasers and Spectroscopy. University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX.
  • Clinical Fellow, Division of Transplantation University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
  • Clinical Instructor, Department of Surgery & Consultant Surgeon, Division of Transplantation
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
  • Chief, Pancreas Transplantation & Consultant Surgeon, Renal and Pancreas Transplantation
  • Transplant Centre of Lehigh Valley, Lehigh Valley Hospital & Health Network, Allentown, PA, USA
  • Chief, Renal and Pancreas Transplantation Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA, USA
  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery, Penn State University College of Medicine, PA, USA
  • Consultant Transplant Surgeon, CK Birla Hospitals, CMRI, Calcutta, India

Dr. Pradip Chakrabarti has more than 30 Years of clinic experience. The Clinician specializes in and performs the following surgeries:

  • Kidney Transplant
  • Transplants
CERTIFICATIONS (3)
  • FRCS
  • FICS
  • FACS
MEMBERSHIPS (9)
  • American Medical Association
  • The Transplantation Society, Montreal, Canada
  • American Society of Transplantation
  • American Society of Transplant Surgeons
  • International Pancreas and Islet Cell Transplantation Association
  • Pennsylvania Medical Association
  • British Transplant Society, London, UK
  • Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, UK
  • American College of Surgeons, Chicago, USA
RESEARCH PAPERS AND PUBLICATIONS (1)
  • Simultaneous administration of adjuvant donor bone marrow in pancreas transplant recipients. Ann Surg, 230 (3): 372-81, 1999.
Procedures
Kidney Transplant

 

There are many options when it comes to the treatment of a kidney that fails to maintain normal function in the body. Kidney transplant surgery is one of the most successful ways to restore normal functioning of the affected kidneys as it allows for an access to greater freedom and a better quality of life.

A kidney transplant patient is more likely to enjoy bouts of energy and follow the less strict diet as compared to patients who choose an alternative treatment.

The kidney performs several important functions in the human body. Even slight damage to the kidneys can, therefore, cause a lot of problems. When the kidney is rendered incapable of its main function, that is, removal of waste products from the blood, a condition called uremia develops.

Unfortunately, the symptoms of this condition do not develop unless 90 percent of the kidney is damaged. This is the time when an individual would require a kidney transplantation surgery or dialysis to restore the normal functioning.

There are several other kidney diseases that warrant the need for a kidney transplantation. Some of these conditions include the following:

    • Deep-rooted problem in the anatomy of the urinary tract
    • Extremely high blood pressure
    • Glomerulonephritis
    • Polycystic kidney disease
    • Diabetes mellitus

 

Symptoms of Kidney Dysfunction

Some of the common symptoms observed in the case of kidney diseases include the following:

  • Shortness of breath and general fatigue
  • Retention of fluid causing swelling (edema)
  • Foamy and dark orange,  brown, red or tea-colored urine
  • Increased frequency of urination
  • Back pain
  • Restless legs and inability to sleep due to leg cramps
  • Metallic taste
  • Breathing problems due to urea build up in blood
  • Loss of appetite
  • Numbness in the toes or fingertips and tingling sensation
  • Problem concentrating
Frequently Asked Questions
What area of specialization does Dr. Pradip Chakrabarti have?
Dr. Pradip Chakrabarti is specialized in India and of the most sought after doctors in Transplant Surgeon.
Does Dr. Pradip Chakrabarti offer Telemedicine Consultation through Medigence?
No, this doctor dose not offer telemedicine via MediGence
How many years of experience does Dr. Pradip Chakrabarti have?
Dr. Pradip Chakrabarti is one of the most sought after specialists in India and has over 30 Years years of experience.
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