Vikas Dharnidharka, MD
Dr. Vikas Dharnidharka, an award-winning specialist in pediatric kidney disease and transplantation, is director of the Division of Nephrology in the Department of Pediatrics at Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Dharnidharka's clinical research interests include chronic renal failure, pediatric kidney transplantation and post-transplant infections. He is known for his work related to post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder (PTLD), a life-threatening, post-transplant malignancy caused primarily by an infection with the Epstein-Barr virus. Dr. Dharnidharka is consistently recognized in "The Best Doctors in America" list.