- Dr. Gaurav Sagar is currently working as a consultant nephrologist at Apollo Indraprastha Hospital, New Delhi. He has over ten years of experience in renal medicine with special interest in vascular access, kidney transplant and critical care nephrology.
- Dr. Sagar has been a pioneer in practicing and promoting Interventional Nephrology in North India and was part of the team which conducted the first ABO incompatible transplant in North India.
- Adult Nephrology
- Dialysis / Haemodialysis
- Blood in Urine (Hematuria) Treatment
- Acute Renal Failure
- Laparoscopic Nephrectomy
- Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) treatment
- Kidney Failure Treatment
- Kidney Dialysis
- Ureteroscopy (URS)
- Kidney Stone Treatment
- Hemodiafiltration (HDF)
- Renal (Kidney) Surgery
- Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy
- MBBS – G B Pant Hospital / Moulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, 1996
- MD – Medicine – Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, 2002
- DNB – Nephrology – National Board Of Examination, 2009
- Indian Medical Association (IMA)
- Indian Society of Nephrology (ISN)
Awards & Recognitions
- Dr. Sagar organized the first Workshop in Intervention Nephrology in North India.
- He is also known for being amongst the first few nephrologists in India who has received a formal training to do tunneled dialysis catheter. In the last three years he has done more than 50 tunnelled dialysis catheters.
- He was instrumental in organizing a workshop on vascular access, the first of its kind in India in corroboration with DNS in September 2010. The workshop had excellent attendance with accolades from all those who attended.
- He was part of the team which carried out all combined liver-kidney transplant cases in last three years. His experience in liver transplant has helped him understand the complexities associated with this challenging field.
- He had a poster presentation in the prestigious vascular access conference at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia titled “End of the road therapy: Vascular access in a difficult situation”.
- He has come up with the concept of vascular access clinic which hopefully would soon be shaping up.
- He is also working on angioplasty and stenting of occluded AVF which he hopes to develop in next 2-3 years. Surveillance of vascular access is also an area of special interest where he is pursuing research.
- He is a part of the team which carried out the first successful ABO incompatible renal transplant at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital. He has ample experience in managing difficult situations in renal transplant