Krishnakumar Hongalgi, MD

Department of Medicine
Member of AMC Faculty

Dr. Hongalgi's expertise includes management of acute kidney injury, chronic kidney disease, hypertension, glomerular diseases, kidney stones, and electrolyte and acid-base disorders. He is also an expert on renal replacement therapies including hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis. He has a keen interest in the delivery of continuous renal replacement therapy in the management of acute kidney injury in intensive care units and is a strong advocate for promoting home renal replacement therapies and renal transplant.

Dr. Hongalgi is certified by the American College of Hypertension as a clinical specialist in Hypertension. He currently serves as the faculty champion for the Hypertension Workgroup of the Faculty Group Practice Quality Committee at Albany Medical Center and is director of the Hypertension clinic, which provides comprehensive patient care for evaluation and treatment of difficult to control hypertension and complex hypertensive disorders. He is an Albany Medical Center Champion honoree and a member of the American Society of Nephrology, National Kidney Foundation and American Society of Hypertension. In addition, Dr. Hongalgi has delivered numerous lectures, authored multiple abstracts and conducted research studies.

Clinical Hypertension

American Society of Hypertension
2016

Nephrology

American Board of Internal Medicine
2010

Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
2007

Internship

Internal Medicine
Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences
Karnataka

Residency

Internal Medicine
2007
Metrohealth Medical Center
Cleveland, OH

Medical/Professional Education

2002
Royal College of Medicine
London, UK

Medical/Professional Education

MD
1997
Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences
Karnataka

Fellowship

Nephrology
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
New Hyde Park, NY
Nephrology and HypertensionSouth Clinical Campus
25 Hackett Blvd.
Floor 1
Albany, NY 12208
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Latham Specialty Care CenterCapital Region Health Park
713 Troy Schenectady Rd.
Suite 306
Latham, NY 12110
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EndocrinologyWashington Avenue Extension
220 Washington Ave. Ext.
Albany, NY 12203
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