Dr. Srinath Tamirisa, MD

Nephrology  |  
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Age 38
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Dr. Srinath Tamirisa, MD
Dr. Tamirisa is a talented, board certified Nephrologist and Internist. He completed his Internal Medicine residency and Nephrology fellowship at Saint Louis University Hospital. He received all-around training in all aspects of Nephrology including general, interventional and transplant nephrology. Prior to completing his fellowship, Dr. Tamirisa gained valuable experience practicing as a hospitalist with Kaiser Permanente in California. Kaiser Permanente is one of the largest hospital groups in the USA. Dr. Tamirisa trained with world-class researchers in Nephrology and received exceptional training in the management of complications associated with chronic kidney disease and various other kidney diseases. After graduating with coveted honors, Dr. Tamirisa joined Kidney and Hypertension Specialists in 2011. He brings several evidence-based ideas into dialysis practices including home and peritoneal dialysis. Dr. Tamirisa has expanded his practice to include the management of patients with kidney transplants. His practice goal is to provide optimal treatment of kidney diseases while enabling his patients to have the best lifestyle possible. Dr. Tamirisa is certified by the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN) in both advanced hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis access procedures.

315 N San Saba Ste 102

San Antonio, TX 78207

Contact Information

(210) 277-1418

Dr. Srinath Tamirisa, MD

Dr. Srinath Tamirisa, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Superior HealthPlan
  • Texas True Choice
  • Today's Options
  • 5 More

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Dr. Tamirisa's Experience

Dr. Tamirisa's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Nephrology
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency


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  • Angioplasty
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Mangalore University / Kasturba Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Saint Louis University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Saint Louis University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Saint Louis University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tamirisa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tamirisa's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tamirisa to family and friends
based on 13 total reviews (6 with comments)
Dr. Tamirisa's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (6)
San Antonio, TX |
Dr. Tamirisa has patience that is hard to find in a physician.
San Antonio, TX |
10 out of 10. Dr. Tamirisa has become a friend to me. Thank you
San Antonio, TX |
Love Dr. T!!! Treats me like family
San Antonio, TX |
Dr. Tamirisa has been my only nephrologist Doctor and will continue to be. He has taken my kidney pain away and truly cares for my well being. The office staff is always welcoming and smiling which makes the visits pleasant.
Dr. Tamirisa answered all my concerns in a manner that was understandable, unlike many other Doctors I've had. I consider him family. Him and his staff are always there to help me with my CKD.
in San Antonio, TX |
Dr. Tamirisa is very hands on! I truly appreciate his professionalism, he is very concise and he investigates everything to get to the root of the ailment.
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Dr. Tamirisa accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Superior HealthPlan
  • Texas True Choice
  • Today's Options
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American
  • WellCare

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Hospitals where Dr. Tamirisa has admitting privileges

Baptist Medical Center
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Methodist Hospital
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