Dr Ravi Rajakariar

Dr Ravi Rajakariar


Renal Medicine (Nephrology)

Offers video consultation
Recommended by 2 specialists
27 years of experience
14 years as a specialist

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Tamil
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4175805
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £125

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    2,753 reviews


    Dr Ravi Rajakariar is the Lead Clinician and Network Director in Renal Medicine at St Bart's and the London NHS Trust. He also practices at a number of top-quality private clinics across London.

    Graduating with Honours from Leicester Medical School in 1995, Dr Rajakariar went on to specialise in nephrology, training at the prestigious Renal Unit in St Bart's Hospital. He practices there to this day, seeing patients with a broad range of renal diseases, including transplantation and haemodialysis patients.

    His particular interests are in chronic and diabetic kidney disease, as well as glomerular disease and lupus nephritis. He is the author of numerous medical papers, and is involved in a large multi-centre trial into the treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE).

    Dr Rajakariar is passionate about medical education, and is heavily involved in training the next generation of doctors and renal specialists.

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments



    Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)







    Chronic Kidney Disease

    Diabetic Renal DIsease



    • Dialysis
    • Kidney Biopsy
    • Kidney Dialysis: Haemodialysis
    • Kidney Disease Diagnosis & Treatment
    • Kidney Failure Diagnosis & Treatment
    • Kidney Stone Prevention
    • Kidney Transplantation (Medical Care)
    • Renal Transplant
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
    • Acute kidney Injury (AKI)
    • Amyloidosis
    • Autoimmune Kidney Disease
    • Blood in Urine (Haematuria)
    • Diabetic Nephropathy (Diabetic Kidney Disease)
    • End Stage Kidney Disease
    • Fluid and Electrolyte Disorders
    • General Medicine
    • Glomerular Disease
    • Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
    • Kidney Disease
    • Kidney Failure
    • Kidney Problems
    • Polycystic Kidney Disease
    • Rare Kidney Diseases
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Vasculitis
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    Primary Medical Qualification

    MB ChB 1995 University of Leicester

    Specialty Register Entry Date

    General (internal) medicine From 31 Mar 2008

    Renal medicine From 31 Mar 2008


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