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UC Davis Health System

Shubha Ananthakrishnan, M.D. View profile as PDF

Shubha  Ananthakrishnan

Clinical Interests

Peritoneal dialysis, Home hemodialysis


Assistant Professor


Internal Medicine, Nephrology





UC Davis Medical Group, Elk Grove


Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center
Nephrology Clinic
4860 Y St., Suite 0200
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-734-3761

UC Davis Medical Group - Elk Grove
9390 Bighorn Blvd.
Elk Grove, CA 95758
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-683-3955

Additional Phone:

Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Other Languages:

Hindi, Tamil


M.D., Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai, 1997


Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Oakland, CA, 2001


Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Oakland, CA, 2003
Kaiser Permanente Medical Center – Chief Resident, Oakland, CA, 2004


Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, 2006
UHN, University of Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, 2010

Board Certifications:

American Board of Internal Medicine, 2003
American Board of Internal Medicine, Nephrology, 2006

Professional Memberships:

NKF – National Kidney Foundation

Select Honors and Awards:

Certificate of Honor, Internal Medicine, 1995

Gold Medal Certificate, Pediatrics, 1995

Gold Medal Certificate, Obstetrics Gynecology, 1995

Select Recent Publications:

Dewar K, Ananthakrishnan S, Rasgon SA, Yan E, Kumar VA, Cardiac surgery in peritoneal dialysis patients vs. hemodialysis patients: two year outcomes, Peritoneal Dialysis International.

Kumar VA, Depner T, Besarab A, Ananthakrishnan S, Arteriovenous Access for Hemodialysis in Handbook of Dialysis, 4th edition, Daugirdas JT, Blake PG, Ing TS, (ed), Lipincott Williams Wilkins. 105-126

Ananthakrishnan S, Klatsky AL, Udaltsova N, Iribarren C, Guidry U. Analysis of late risk of systemic blood pressures <120/80 mm Hg. Am J Cardiol. 94(12):1575-6.

To see if Shubha Ananthakrishnan is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).