Karthikeyan Venkatachalam, M.D.

Karthikeyan Venkatachalam

Karthikeyan Venkatachalam, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
UofL Physicians Outpatient Center
401 East Chestnut Street, Ste. 690
Louisville, KY 40202

502-852-5757- Academic Office
502-588-4714 - Patient Appointments

Clinical Expertise
Nephrology; Transplant Nephrology; Geriatrics

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine -
    Internal Medicine / Nephrology / Geriatric Medicine
  • American Board of Nephrology


Education and Training

  • Medical School: PSG Institute of Medical Sciences and Research
  • Residency: Crittenton Hospital Medical Center
  • Fellowships: Washington University in St. Louis (Nephrology/Transplant Nephrology/Geriatrics)

Featured Publications

  • Venkatachalam K, Nagarajan M. Assessment of different proteases on degree of hydrolysis, functional properties and radical scavenging activities of salted duck egg white hydrolysate. J Food Sci Technol. 2019 Jun;56(6):3137-3144. doi: 10.1007/s13197-019-03645-5. Epub 2019 May 21. PubMed PMID: 31205368; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6542866.
  • Venkatachalam K, Techakanon C, Thitithanakul S. Impact of the Ripening Stage of Wax Apples on Chemical Profiles of Juice and Cider. ACS Omega. 2018 Jun 30;3(6):6710-6718. doi: 10.1021/acsomega.8b00680. Epub 2018 Jun 20. PubMed PMID: 30023957; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6044921.
  • Alhamad T, Venkatachalam K, Daloul R, Brennan DC, Malone AF. Targeting High Calcineurin Inhibitor Levels After Acute Rejection With Less Tremor: A New Strategy. Transplantation. 2017 Aug;101(8):e287-e288. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000001797. PubMed PMID: 28422926.