Dr. Shailesh Basani

Dr. Shailesh Basani is board certified in Nephrology and Internal Medicine. He has been treating patients with Kidney Disease and Hypertension for the past 9 years.Dr. Basani went to medical school in India, after which, he underwent post-graduate training for 4 years with the National Health Services in United Kingdom. He relocated to United States where he pursued Internal Medicine residency at Michigan State University, following which, he took up a faculty position at the same institution. Dr. Basani later pursued a fellowship in Nephrology and Hypertension at Indiana University. He spent the last seven years in a successful private practice in Bloomington and Bedford, Indiana and wore several hats as an excellent physician, administrator, and a mentor. To stay close to family, Dr Basani has moved to Atlanta.Dr. Basani has a Master’s Degree in Clinical Research and Design from University of Michigan and has been involved in various research projects. Dr. Basani cares for patients with chronic kidney disease, peritoneal dialysis and hemodialysis and has special interests in acute kidney injury, glomerular diseases, electrolyte disturbances and kidney stones. He is an active staff physician at Emory St. Joseph’s Hospital, Northside Hospital Atlanta and Northside Hospital Gwinnett.Dr. Basani speaks English, Hindi, and Telugu. Dr Basani is married to Dr. Komal Agarwal, who practices Obstetrics and Gynecology. They reside in Cumming along with their two boys. He enjoys an active lifestyle with hiking, exercising, watching movies and cooking.