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Rajesh Shenava, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Section of Nephrology
1542 Tulane Avenue
Room 330A
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: (504) 568-8655
FAX: (504) 568-5553


M.D. – 1997
Kuvempu University J.J.M Medical College
Davangere, India

M.B.B.S. - 1993
Mangalore University Kasturba Medical College
Mangalore, India


Nephrology Fellowship
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
Sydney, Australia

Internal Medicine Resident
University of Kansas Medical Center
Wichita, Kansas

Nephrology Fellowship
Tulane University
New Orleans, Louisiana

Dr. Shenava is board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology.

Selected Publications

Kobori H, Alper AB, Shenava RG, Katsurada A, Saito T, Ohashi N, Urushihara M, Miyata K, Satou R, Hamm LL, Navar LG. Urinary Angiotensinogen as a Novel Biomarker of the Intrarenal Renin-Angiotensin System Status in Hypertensive Patients. Hypertension 53:344, 2009

Shenava RG, Alper AB, Almet A. Low serum potassium levels and increased mortality in older adults with chronic heart failure. J Investig Med 56(1):375-376, 2008.

Alper AB, Shenava RG, Young BA. eMedicine: Uremia. ( Updated June 6, 2008.