Alka A. Tyagi, D.O.

Alka Tyagi, D.O.

Alka A. Tyagi, D.O.

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

502-852-5757 - Academic Office
502-588-4710 - Patient Appointments

Clinical Expertise
Critical Care Medicine; Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine -
    Internal Medicine / Nephrology


Education and Training

  • Medical School: LMU-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Residency: McLaren Greater Lansing Hospital
  • Fellowship: The Ohio State University (Nephrology); SLU-Mercy Hospital (Critical Care Medicine)

Featured Publications

  • Kitamura M, Doraiswamy M, Parkinson B, Yenebre P, Ibrahim D, Dasgupta A, Tyagi A, Nori U, Nadasdy T, Rajab A, Brodsky SV, Satoskar AA. Isolated arterial mucoid intimal thickening lesion in early post-transplant kidney allograft biopsies. Clin Transplant. 2023 Sep;37(9):e15007. doi: 10.1111/ctr.15007. Epub 2023 May 12. PMID: 37170811.
  • Tyagi A, Aeddula NR. Azotemia. 2023 May 14. In: StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2023 Jan–. PMID: 30844172.
  • Hicks MA, Tyagi A. Magnesium Sulfate. 2023 May 1. In: StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2023 Jan–. PMID: 32119440.
  • Doraiswamy M, Murali RD, Kang R, Gundroo A, Brodsky S, Tyagi A, Singh P. Successful corticosteroid therapy for exenatideinduced acute interstitial nephritis. Clin Nephrol. 2021 Dec;96(6):357-359. doi: 10.5414/CN110605. PMID: 34642020.
  • Kalani A, Tyagi A, Tyagi N. Exosomes: mediators of neurodegeneration, neuroprotection and therapeutics. Mol Neurobiol. 2014 Feb;49(1):590-600. doi: 10.1007/s12035-013-8544-1. Epub 2013 Sep 3. PMID: 23999871; PMCID: PMC3951279.