- Fee assured
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- Open Referral network
- Video and telephone consultations
Dr. Kolhe has 20 years experience as a kidney doctor and has been consultant kidney doctor since 2006. He treats all aspects of kidney disease and he has particular interest in acute kidney injury, vasculitis, interstitial nephritis and chronic kidney disease. He is experienced in all kidney related procedures and has taught procedures to many of his trainees
Nitin Kolhe is currently Deputy Divisional Medical Director for Medicine and has served as Clinical Director for Specialist Medicine from 2018 to 2022. He was Clinical Lead for Nephrology from 2015-2018. He has previously served as AKI advisor to NCEPOD and Chair of AKI measurement work-stream of NHSE&I Think Kidneys programme. He is currently the National Clinical Advisor for AKI, for the RSTP programme of NHSE&I. He is also member of Renal CRG of NHSE&I
Areas of interest
Acute kidney injury, chronic kidney disease, genetic disease, vasculitis, transplantation, hypertension
Current NHS consultant posts held
1) Consultant Nephrologist, University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Trust
2) Deputy Divisional Medical Director for Medicine
3) National Clinical Advisor for Acute kidney injury, NHSE&I
4) Chair of Midlands Kidney Network (MKN)
5) Chair of AKI subgroup of MKN
Acute kidney injury, Chronic kidney disease
Acute kidney injury
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Marathi (Marāṭhī) - Native or bilingual
- Hindi - Fluent
- Gujarati - Conversational
- Panjabi, Punjabi - Conversational
1: Selby NM, Korrodi-Gregório L, Casula A, Kolhe NV, Arbonés DR, Bukieda KD, Sahu D, Rao C, Basadonna G. Randomized Controlled Trial Evidence of Cost- Effectiveness of a Multifaceted AKI Intervention Approach. Kidney Int Rep. 2020 Dec 16;6(3):636-644.
2: Kolhe NV, Fluck RJ, Selby NM, Taal MW. Acute kidney injury associated with COVID-19: A retrospective cohort study. PLoS Med. 2020 Oct 30;17(10):e1003406
3: Shardlow A, McIntyre NJ, Kolhe NV, Nellums LB, Fluck RJ, McIntyre CW, Taal MW. The association of skin autofluorescence with cardiovascular events and all- cause mortality in persons with chronic kidney disease stage 3: A prospective cohort study. PLoS Med. 2020 Jul 13;17(7):e1003163.
4: Noble RA, McKinnell JC, Shaw S, Bassett S, Woods L, Asrar M, Kolhe NV, Selby NM. Evaluating a process of academic detailing in primary care: an educational programme for acute kidney injury. BMC Med Educ. 2019 Jul 9;19(1):253.
5: Neugarten J, Golestaneh L, Kolhe NV. Sex differences in acute kidney injury requiring dialysis. BMC Nephrol. 2018 Jun 8;19(1):131.
6: Kolhe NV, Fluck RJ, Taal MW. Effect of weekend admission on mortality associated with severe acute kidney injury in England: A propensity score matched, population-based study. PLoS One. 2017 Oct 10;12(10):e0186048.
7: Kolhe NV, Reilly T, Leung J, Fluck RJ, Swinscoe KE, Selby NM, Taal MW. A simple care bundle for use in acute kidney injury: a propensity score-matched cohort study. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2016 Nov;31(11):1846-1854.
8: Selby NM, Kolhe NV. Care Bundles for Acute Kidney Injury: Do They Work? Nephron. 2016;134(3):195-199.
9: Kolhe NV, Fluck RJ, Muirhead AW, Taal MW. Regional Variation in Acute Kidney Injury Requiring Dialysis in the English National Health Service from 2000 to 2015 - A National Epidemiological Study. PLoS One. 2016 Oct 17;11(10):e0162856.
10: Selby NM, Fluck RJ, Kolhe NV, Taal MW. International Criteria for Acute Kidney Injury: Advantages and Remaining Challenges. PLoS Med. 2016 Sep 13;13(9):e1002122.
Courses offered to GPs
Acute kidney injury
Chronic kidney disease
- MBBS Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and Sion Hospital 1992
- MD (Med) Topiwala National Medical College and BYL Nair Hospital 1996
- DM (Nephrol) Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital 1998
- MRCP Royal College of Physicians Edinburgh 2000
- FRCP Royal College of Physicians Edinburgh 2010
Reference number 5202211
Details of entry to specialist register
- Renal and Internal Medicine , 2001
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Percutaneous tru-cut needle biopsy of lesion of kidney - (1-5)