Profile Summary

Medical Qualification: MBBS, MD (General Medicine), DNB (Nephrology)

Designation: Consultant, Nephrology & Renal Transplant Medicine

Years of experience: 20+ years

Area of expertise:

  • High Risk Kidney Transplant patients including ABO - incompatibility & highly sensitized transplant recipient
  • Newer Hemodialysis Modalities & Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Induction therapy in Kidney Transplant Patients
  • Infections related to Kidney Diseases
  • Kidney in Systemic Disorders
  • Diabetic Nephropathy
  • Hypertension and Kidney Disease
  • Chronic Kidney Disease


Dr. Aseem Thamba is a distinguished nephrologist based in Mumbai with 20 years of experience. He began his medical education with an MBBS from D. Y. Patil Medical College, Navi Mumbai in 1995, followed by an MD in Medicine from Grant Medical College and Sir J J Hospital in 2001. He further specialized in nephrology with a DNB from the renowned Jaslok Hospital & Research Centre in 2006 and pursued a research fellowship at Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, USA.

Dr. Thamba excels in treating acute kidney injury, chronic kidney disease, and glomerulonephritis, and is an expert in hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, and kidney transplantation. He is also skilled in ICU hemodialysis therapies (SLED and CRRT), kidney biopsies, and the insertion of tunneled cuffed hemodialysis catheters. His research on diabetic nephropathy, renal transplantation, and clinical nephrology has been featured in leading international & national journals.

Renowned for his deep medical knowledge and exceptional patient care, Dr. Thamba's professional achievements are complemented by his personal interests in family time, and travel, making him a trusted and respected figure in Mumbai's medical community.

Awards & Publications:


  • Diplomate of National Board" Degree (DNB- Nephrology) by National Board of Examinations, Ministry of Health, New Delhi
  • Research Fellow under Dr. Alain Baran, Professor, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Indiana University Medical Centre, Indianapolis, U.S.A.
  • Co-Guide for DNB thesis topic:
  • Renal Transplant across ABO Blood Group Barrier: Nikhil Kedia
  • Urinary tract infection in renal transplant patient with special emphasis on ESBL: Dr Ankit Mody



He has presented and published original research articles on diabetic nephropathy, renal transplantation, and clinical nephrology in various international and national journals.

  • A Large Cross-sectional Study in Type II Diabetes to Quantitative non-diabetic kidney disease causing early renal insufficiency: Bahadur M.M., Gandhi B.V., Aseem Thamba- Presented in NephroAsia 2004- Singapore published in Abstract form 145: American Journal of Nephrology 2004;24,61-146
  • White Urine- a simple new test to detect chyluria., MM Bahadur, Aseem Thamba; P.K.Sharma. Indian Society of Organ Transplantation Abstract P-4, 5th Conference-Nephrology Urology Transplantation Society of South Asian Region, Mumbai 2004
  • Novel Therapeutic Option in Hypertensive Crisis: Sidenafil augments nit1oprusside-induced hypotension; by M.M.Bahadur, Vikram Aggarwal, Manish Mali and Aseem Thamba- Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation 2005 20(6):1254-1256
  • Renal transplantation is a patient of end-stage renal disease with anti erythropoietin antibody induced pure red cell aplasia,- by M.M.Bahadur, B.Gandhi, V.Aggarwal, Aseem Thamba- Indian Journal of Nephrology 2005;15:22-25
  • Successful management of rhinocerebral mucormycosis in a hemodialysis patient- by Aggarwal V, Aseem Thamba, Bahadur M.M., Gandhi B.V. This paper was published in Indian Society of Haemodialysis, New Delhi 2004
  • Systemic Fungal Infection in renal disease: Gandhi B.V., Bahadur I'v/M. Dodeja H. Aggarwal V, Aseem Thamba- Journal of Post Graduate Medicine, 2005, Vol. 51(5), 30-36
  • Transplant Renal Artery Stenosis: Outcome after Percutaneous Transluminal Revascularisation: Oral presentation at Indian Society of Nephrology Conference, ISCON Pune 208. Dr. Aseem Thamba, Dr. M.M. Bahadur, Dr. S. Bulcband; oral presentation



  • Indian Medical Association
  • Indian Society of Nephrology
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