42084-Patidar, Kavish

Kavish Patidar, DO

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Rotary Building, Suite 225
702 Rotary Circle

Indianapolis, IN 46202


Dr. Kavish Patidar is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at Indiana University School of Medicine. He joined the division in 2018 after completing dual fellowships in Gastroenterology and Transplant Hepatology from Virginia Commonwealth School of Medicine. His clinical and research interests are related to the complications cirrhosis, including acute kidney injury, and critical care management in this population.

Key Publications


Desai AP, Knapp SM, Orman ES, Ghabril MS, Nephew LD, Anderson M, Ginès P, Chalasani NP, Patidar KR. Changing epidemiology and outcomes of acute kidney injury in hospitalized patients with cirrhosis - a US population-based study. J Hepatol2020 May 6; [Epub ahead of print].

Patidar KR, Peng JL, Pike F, Orman ES, Glick M, Kettler CD, Nephew LD, Desai AP, Nair K, Khan BA, Buckley CA, Machado RF, Chalasani NP, Ghabril MS. Associations Between Mean Arterial Pressure and Poor ICU Outcomes in Critically Ill Patients With Cirrhosis: Is 65 The Sweet Spot?. Crit Care Med2020 Jun 22. [Epub ahead of print].

Patidar KR, Shamseddeen H, Xu C, Ghabril MS, Nephew LD, Desai AP, Anderson M, El-Achkar TM, Ginès P, Chalasani NP, Orman ES. Hospital-Acquired Versus Community-Acquired Acute Kidney Injury in Patients With Cirrhosis: A Prospective Study. Am J Gastroenterol2020 May 5; [Epub ahead of print].

Patidar KR, Garimella PS, Macedo E, Slaven JE, Ghabril MS, Weber RE, Anderson M, Orman ES, Nephew LD, Desai AP, Chalasani NP, El-Achkar TM. Admission plasma uromodulin and the risk of acute kidney injury in hospitalized patients with cirrhosis: a pilot study. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol2019 Oct 1;317(4):G447-G452

Patidar KR, Xu C, Shamseddeen H, Cheng YW, Ghabril MS, Mukthinuthalapati VVPK, Fricker ZP, Akinyeye S, Nephew LD, Desai AP, Anderson M, El-Achkar TM, Chalasani NP, Orman ES. Development and Validation of a Model to Predict Acute Kidney Injury in Hospitalized Patients With Cirrhosis. Clin Transl Gastroenterol2019 Sep;10(9):e00075.

Patidar KR, Kang L, Bajaj JS, Carl DE, Sanyal AJ. Fractional excretion of urea: A simple tool for the differential diagnosis of AKI in cirrhosis. Hepatology. 2018 Jul;68(1):224-233

Patidar KR, Shaw J, Thacker LR, White MB, Ganapathy D, Fagan A, Gavis EA, Bajaj JS. No Association Between Quick Sequential Organ Failure Assessment and Outcomes of Patients With Cirrhosis and Infections. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2017:15(11): 1803-1804

Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Education
    2012 DO West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
    2007 BS University of Oklahoma
  • Research

    1. Acute kidney injury and recovery in patients with cirrhosis

    2. Acute on chronic liver failure

    3. Critical care management in patients with cirrhosis

    4. Complications and outcomes in patients with cirrhosis and portal hypertension


  • Publications
    Neighborhood Poverty is Associated with Failure to be Waitlisted and Death During Liver Transplant Evaluation.
    Mohamed KA; Ghabril M; Desai A; Orman E; Patidar KR; Holden J; Rawl S; Chalasani N; Kubal CS; Nephew L; 2022 Apr 7
  • Professional Organizations
    American Association for Study of Liver Diseases
    American College of Gastroenterology
    American Gastroenterological Association
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
  • Clinical Interests

    1. Acute kidney injury in patient with cirrhosis

    2. Complications related to portal hypertension and cirrhosis

    3. Improving care in post liver transplant reciepients

    4. Critical Care management in patients with cirrhosis

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