Division of nephrology

Nithin Karakala, M.D.


Nithin Karakala, M.D. is a clinical instructor in the Division of Nephrology at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) in Charleston, S.C. Dr. Karakala earned his medical degree in 2004 from the Deccan College of Medical Sciences in India.  He completed his Internal Medicine residency in 2010 at Greater Baltimore Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland.  Dr. Karakala then completed a Nephrology Fellowship at the Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, S.C. in 2012.

Dr. Karakala was recruited as an instructor in the Division of Nephrology.

Dr. Karakala's Curriculum Vitae (*PDF Format)

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