Surabhi Thakar, MBBS

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension

Surabhi Thakar

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717 Delaware Street SE
MMC 1932
Suite 353 Mpls, MN 55414

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Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension

MD, Medical School, Government Medical College, Kolhapur, MH, India

Residency, University of Illinois, College of Medicine at Peoria

Fellowship, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN


Dr. Thakar is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension. She joined faculty in February 2017. Her clinical and research interests include CKD and Glomerular diseases.


Research Summary/Interests

  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Glomerular Disease
  • ANCA Vasculitis
  • IgA Nephropathy
  • Lupus Nephritis


  • Slowing Progression Of CKD: Surabhi Thakar MD, Marc Rosenberg MD, Thomas Hostetter MD, Paul Drawz MD : Submitted Review article to American Journal of Physiology and Clinical Nephrology
  • ASN 2014 (Primary Author): Poster-­‐ A Dramatic Response to Imatinib in Calcitriol-­‐Mediated Hypercalcemia
  • Minnesota Physician Magazine: Article-­‐ Chronic Kidney disease: A call to action for defeating a silent academic, Surabhi Thakar, MD, Marc Weber, MD, and Gail Torres, MS, RD, RN
  • Downstate ACP 2012 (Primary Author) : Poster-­‐ Cardiac Tamponade as an initial presentation of cardiac sarcoidosis : A case report
  • Downstate ACP 2012 (Primary Author) : Poster-­‐ Its not just any other neck swelling
  • National SGIM 2012 (Primary Author) : Poster-­‐ Adult Osteopetrosis and Extramedullary Hematopoesis: A Cause of Respiratory Failure
  • Downstate ACP 2011 (Primary Author): Poster-­‐Central Pontine Mylenolysis in an Alcoholic without Fluctuations in Serum Sodium
  • HIV and AIDS: Poster-­‐ Preventive Measures : Medical School event; Kolhapur, India


Academic Interests and Focus

Renal Pathophysiology


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