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MBBS, MD, DNB

Nephrology (Kidney Diseases)

Dr Shaun Sonny Jacob's

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Dr Shaun Sonny Jacob verified

MBBS, MD, DNB

Nephrology (Kidney Diseases)

Dr Shaun Sonny Jacob's Tele Clinic

An online nephrology clinic catering to all patients with renal diseases I have completed my MD in internal medicine  from Government medical college, Kottayam and my DrNB in Nephrology from KIMS Health, Thiruvananthapuram. I have had the privilege of having trained at a resource limited setting as well at a premier corporate hospital, and therefore I profess the ability to impart cost-effective care and at the same time, I am updated with latest practice guidelines with exposure to recent advances in medicine. I have been adequately trained in the theoretical and practical aspects of renal medicine, dialysis and renal transplantation, plasma exchange therapy, continuous renal replacement therapies, critical analysis of journals, nephro-pathology. I also have proficiency in performing procedures such as percutaneous renal biopsy and insertion of venous hemodialysis catheters. During my training in internal medicine, I have also acquired the necessary knowledge required to perform abdominal paracentesis, lumbar puncture, thoracocentesis, bone marrow aspiration and trephine biopsy, and central venous catheter insertion. EXPERIENCE August 2019– August 2022 Senior Resident (Nephrology), KIMS Health, Thiruvananthapuram • Providing assistance to consultants in management of inpatients, outpatients, consultations, dialysis and renal transplantation units • Resident duty as on-call in department of Nephrology • Conducting academics for post graduates in internal medicine • Training of dialysis technologists and nursing staff in the dialysis unit June 2018– June 2019 Senior Resident (Internal Medicine), Government Medical College, Kottayam • Management of inpatients, outpatients in the medical wards • Academic coordinator for undergraduates in internal medicine May 2015– May 2018 Junior Resident (Internal Medicine), Government Medical College, Kottayam • Providing assistance to consultants in management of inpatients, outpatients in medical wards and ICU • Resident duty as on-call in department of Internal Medicine December 2012– February 2014 Resident Intern , Government Medical College, Thrissur EDUCATION • 2019 - 2022 - DrNB (Nephrology), National Board of Examinations, Delhi • 2015 – 2018 – MD (Internal Medicine), Kerala University of Health and Allied Sciences • 2007 – 2012 – MBBS, Calicut University • 1996 – 2007 – Indian School Muscat, Sultanate of Oman RESEARCH • Dissertation – Factors affecting adequacy of hemodialysis A cross sectional study indicating the prevalence of adequacy of hemodialysis -Awarded “Certificate of Commendation for outstanding work in research” by National Board of Examinations in 2022 • Thyroid dysfunction in hemorrhagic stroke SKILLS • Experience in assessment of diagnosis and management of renal diseases • Well versed in the technical and clinical aspects of hemodialysis • Proficient in procedures such as percutaneous ultrasound guided biopsy, temporary hemodialysis catheter insertion AREAS OF INTEREST • Glomerular diseases • Transplant Nephrology • Hemodialysis • Fluid and electrolytes management

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