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Viraj Bhalani, MD

Viraj Bhalani, MD

Locations & contact information
O: (813) 910-0030 ext 3
F: (813) 654-0478
O: (813) 910-0030 ext 3
F: (813) 654-0478

“Florida Kidney Physicians ensures our patients will always receive the best possible care along with the ability to retain it directly to the primary nephrologist. FKP is here to help and continue our mission in keeping kidneys healthy”.


Medical School
Saba University School of Medicine, Netherlands Antilles – 2008

Internal Medicine – Columbia University/Stamford Hospital, Stamford, CT – 2012

Nephrology – University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX – 2015

Dr Bhalani speaks fluent English and Hindi

Present and Past Positions
Dr. Bhalani previously worked as a hospitalist at Temple University in Philadelphia, PA prior to his nephrology fellowship. He also gained valuable experience as a research assistant at the Renal Research Institute in New York, NY during which time he published articles in medical journals including the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology and Blood Purification. He is currently a teaching attending in the Internal Medicine Residency Program at Brandon Regional Hospital. Prior to joining Florida Kidney Physicians, he was in private practice as part of Brandon Nephrology. He serves as Medical Director of DaVita East Brandon Dialysis Unit Brandon, where he oversees both in-center hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis modalities.

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