Dr. Ilangovan Veerappan, MBBS, MD (General Medicine), DM (Nephrology)

Senior Consultant

Department: Nephrology

Dr. Ilangovan Veerappan completed his DM in Nephrology from Christian Medical College (CMC), Vellore, India. He underwent 3 years of training in Nephrology in CMC Vellore, Tamil Nadu, the top Centre for KIDNEY TRANSPLANTS and other kidney diseases in India. He is an expert in ABO blood group incompatible and Steroid Free KIDNEY TRANSPLANTS with more than 900 KIDNEY TRANSPLANTS to his credit with excellent success rate in the long term.

Prior to joining Evercare Hospital Dhaka, Dr. Ilangovan Veerappan was working at KG Hospital & Post Graduate Institute, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India as the Chief Nephrologist.

Dr. Ilangovan Veerappan has been awarded the prestigious Bansal Ovation Award by the Indian Society of Nephrology in 2018 for outstanding work by an ISN member below 40 years of age.

Dr. Ilangovan is a recognized Diplomate National Board Professor who trains young Nephrologists in India.

He is a former editorial board member for intervention for the official journal of Nephrology, Urology and Transplantation Society of SAARC (2014-2015). He is a reviewer for many reputed Nephrology Journals.

His passion is healthcare innovation. Dr. Ilangovan Veerappan has developed (patent pending) the spot test for salt intake estimation.

Dr. Ilangovan Veerappan has numerous research publications in national and international journals.