Dr. Jai Radhakrishnan, MD

Dr. Jai Radhakrishnan, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
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Dr. Jai Radhakrishnan, MD is a nephrology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Jawaharlal Institute of Post-Graduate Medical Education / Madras University and specializes in nephrology.Read his story

622 W 168th St

New York, NY 10032

Contact Information

(212) 305-3273

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
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Nephrotic Syndrome
more than 87% of peers
more than 81% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
more than 73% of peers

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Dr. Radhakrishnan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Radhakrishnan "Dr. Radhakrishnan is Professor of Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center. After completing initial medical training in India and the UK, he completed nephrology fellowships at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston and Columbia-University Medical Center in New York. He is the Clinical Chief of the Nephrology Division at the New York Presbyterian Hospital. His clinical and research interests are centered on the therapy of glomerular diseases and critical care nephrology. He is an Associate Editor of Kidney International and Editor-in-Chief of Kidney International Reports. He has served on educational committees with the ASN and ISN and is a Global Education Ambassador for the ISN. His commitment to medical education and patient care is exemplified by his numerous teaching awards and his inclusion in the Who's Who among America's Teachers & Educators, America's Best Doctors and Castle Connolly's Top Doctors."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Radhakrishnan "As nephrologists, we take care of the whole patient since the type of diseases that involve the kidney are  frequently associated with involvement of other organs."


  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Conditions Treated


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  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Biopsy
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Hemodialysis
  • Renal Biopsy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Jawaharlal Institute of Post-Graduate Medical Education / Madras University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Jawaharlal Institute Of Post-Graduate Medicine Research, Pondicherry University
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Lincoln Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Columbia Presby Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Mailman School Of Public Health, Columbia University
    Other Education | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Radhakrishnan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Radhakrishnan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Radhakrishnan to family and friends
based on 5 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Radhakrishnan's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

The BEST!! Dr. Radhakrishnan is very knowledgeable and very friendly. He is kind and caring and has helped me tremendously. He also amazingly returns emails the same day! I can't imagine a better doctor!
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Very pleasant & the Dr is very thorough & explains every detail of everything going on & what he is trying to accomplish to help u as his patient
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Dr. Radhakrishnan's management of my Kidney Failure is akin to a maestro's conducting of a fine orchestra. He has stabilized & improved my KF, staving off a transplant for 7 + years.
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