Dr. Deepak Sukumara Pillai

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Specialty: Kidney – Reproductive System

Hospital: NMC Royal AbuDhabi

Dr. Deepak Pillai currently serves as Consultant Nephrologist in NMC group of hospitals in Abu Dhabi.

His philosophy of medical practice is rooted in the truth that there is no higher profession than being a physician and serving the patient is akin to serving the ultimate . His goal of practice is to pursue evidence based approach in the multiple facets of renal care including kidney transplantation, renal replacement therapy, clinical nephrology and critical care nephrology. Dr Deepak has a core objective of building a team that could adapt, innovate and deliver comprehensive proven solutions to complex tertiary level health care challenges. In the current era of medical practice, the optimal solutions emerge out of consensus from team approach.

Dr. Deepak Pillai completed his Internal medicine and Nephrology training from India. He augmented his training with North American fellowship in Adult Nephrology from University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Dr. Deepak Pillai has an experience in Nephrology of over 12 years. He has served in Specialist and Consultant positions in Moulana Superspeciality Hospital, Perinthalmanna, Kerala, India, Hamed Al Essa Organ Transplant Centre, Kuwait and Cosmopolitan Hospitals, Trivandrum, India.

His areas of interest are Critical care nephrology, Dyselectrolytemias, Glomerular diseases, Interventional nephrology, Nocturnal hemodialysis and Transplant nephrology.

Dr. Deepak is interested in academic pursuit and keeps himself abreast of the updates in Nephrology by attending national and international conferences. He has won gold medals in medicine and surgery during his graduate course and was awarded the second best outgoing student. He has a passion for teaching and firmly believes that knowledge gets its true value only when it is passed on.

Dr. Deepak aims to strive hard towards delivery of health care on a service oriented mission and envisions holistic care to cater to the needs of the patients in a humane way.