Dr. Dinesh Khullar: Nephrologist & Renal transplant | Max Saket

Dr. Dinesh Khullar

Nephrology & Renal Transplant
36+ years of experience
Max Super Specialty Hospital, Saket, New Delhi

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    About Doctor

    • Dr. Dinesh Khullar is a prominent Nephrologist & Renal transplant specialist with 36+ years of experience. 
    • Currently associated as the Chairman of Nephrology & Kidney Transplant Medicine with Max Super Specialty Hospital, Saket.
    • His Interests are High-Risk Kidney Transplant patients including ABO – incompatibility & highly sensitised transplant recipients, Newer Dialysis Modalities including Peritoneal Dialysis, Induction therapy in Kidney Transplant Patients, Infections related to kidney Transplant Disease, and Diabetic Nephropathy.
    • His expertise also includes Nephrectomy, Acute Renal Failure, Chronic Kidney Disease ( CKD ), Hematuria, Electrolyte Disorders, & Urinary Tract Infections.
    • He has been associated with over 6000 successful kidney transplants, including more than 1500 performed at Max Hospital, Saket, This includes among the most challenging transplants, such as ABO-incompatible, transplantations in highly sensitised recipients, and high-risk transplants associated with significant comorbidities.
    • He set up the first online hemodiafiltration unit in north India for advanced and state-of-the-art dialysis. 
    • Dr. Khullar has been associated with various research activities and has been a national lead investigator in many clinical trials, including the landmark DAPA-CKD and Transform, among many others. 
    • He has numerous publications to his credit both in national and international journals.

    Qualification & Training

    • Roche Preceptorship in Kidney Transplantation- the University of Alabama, Birmingham, USA
    • DM – Nephrology – PGIMER, Chandigarh
    • MD (Medicine)- Punjab University
    • MBBS- Punjab University

    Areas of Clinical interests

    • High-Risk Kidney Transplant 
    • Dialysis
    • Infections Related to Kidney Diseases
    • Diabetic Nephropathy
    • Hypertension
    • Renal failure


    • J.M. Patel Oration at Annual Conference of Indian Society of Organ Transplantation – 2015
    • D.K. Pal Chaudhary memorial oration at Annual Meeting– 2005 
    • Dr Sushil Malik’s memorial oration at the Annual Convention of the Indian Medical Association- 2011
    • Lifetime Achievement Award by Human Care Charitable Trust- 2011


    • Delhi Medical Council
    • Indian Medical Council
    • International Society of Nephrology
    • International Transplant Observership

    List of Treatments

    • Kidney Transplant
    • Nephrectomy (Kidney Removal)
    • Peritoneal Dialysis
    • Dialysis / Haemodialysis
    • Acute Renal Failure
    • Chronic Kidney Disease ( CKD )
    • Blood in Urine (Hematuria) Treatment
    • Electrolyte Disorders
    • Diabetes Renal Failure
    • Acute Kidney Disease ( AKI ) Treatment
    • Kidney Disease Treatment
    • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Renal Replacement Therapy
    • Paediatric Nephrology
    • Sigmoidoscopy
    • Laparoscopic Nephrectomy
    • Lithotripsy
    • Nephrotic Syndrome Treatment
    • Renal Biopsy
    • Hemodialysis
    • Renal Angioplasty & Stenting
    • Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy
    • Percutaneous Nephrolithotripsy
    • Renal (Kidney) Surgery
    • Hemodiafiltration (HDF)
    • Kidney Stone Treatment
    • Ureteroscopy (URS)
    • Kidney Dialysis
    • Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) treatment
    • Kidney Failure Treatment
    • ABO- incompatibility Renal Transplant

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