DR. SANKARAN SUNDAR - Nephrology, Transplant Physician & International Transplant Services


About Us


Consultant – Nephrology, Transplant Physician

Head – International Transplant Services

Manipal Hospital – Old Airport Road, Bengaluru


MD | DNB (Nephrology) | FRCP (UK)

Fellowship & Membership

  • Founder Member of Indian Society of Organ Transplantation
  • Founder Member of Peritoneal Dialysis Society of India
  • Founder Member and Ex Convenor Nephrology Association of Karnataka Member the Transplant Society International
  • Member Association Physicians of India
  • Member Asia Pacific Society of Nephrology
  • Ex- Chairman Indian Society of Nephrology S.C

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Kannada
  • Tamil
  • Hindi

Field of Expertise

  • General Nephrology, Dialysis , Kidney Transplant & Palliative Renal Care
  • Experience of over 2500 Kidney Transplants over 3 decades.
  • Founder Director of Karnataka Nephrology & Transplant Institute (KANTI) since 1991.
  • Former Chief Nephrologist Columbia Asia Hospitals

Awards & Achievements

  • Awarded many Prestigious Orations and Presented and Chaired many sessions and papers in National International Conferences
  • Editorial Board Journal of American Society of Nephrology (India).
  • Vocational Service of Rotary International.
  • Life Time Achievement Award Indian Society of Nephrology SC.
  • Life Time Achievement Award Kidney Patients Welfare Association of Karnataka.
  • Adjunct Professor of Nephrology, Manipal University. Chairman, Indian Society of Nephrology (S.C)

Talks & Publications

  • Journal of Internal Medicine Research Review Report JIM3R.Indian Journal of Transplantation.
  • 24 years after Kidney Transplant, Ranjan Singh flew to Bengaluru to thank doctor. – Indiatimes.com
  • Mother donates Kidney to her 11 year Old Son @Manipal Hospitals Bangalore, India
  • MEDICAL COUNCIL OF INDIA (MCI) VALID PUBLICATION AS PER FEBRUARY 2020 GAZETTEKidney patients may not show classical symptoms- Dr. Ravi Jangamani, Consultant – Nephrology, Transplant Physician; Dr. Sankaran Sundar, Consultant – Nephrology, Transplant Physician Head – International Transplant Services
  • Doctors say cadaver kidney transplantation dropped after Covid outbreak- Dr Sankaran Sundar, Consultant – Nephrology, Transplant Physician, Head, International Transplant Services; Dr Vishwanth. S, HoD and Consultant – Nephrology.
  • Renal patients at high risk from COVID-19 – Dr.Ravi Jangamani ; Dr.Sankaran Sundar ; Department of Nephrology, Manipal Hospitals, Old Airport Road.
  • Languages : English, Kannada, Tamil, Hindi
  • Gender : Male