Dr. Tamirisa is a talented, board certified Nephrologist and Internist. He completed his Internal Medicine residency and Nephrology fellowship at Saint Louis University Hospital. He received all-around training in all aspects of Nephrology including general, interventional and transplant nephrology. Prior to completing his fellowship, Dr. Tamirisa gained valuable experience practicing as a hospitalist with Kaiser Permanente in California. Kaiser Permanente is one of the largest hospital groups in the USA.
Dr. Tamirisa trained with world-class researchers in Nephrology and received exceptional training in the management of complications associated with chronic kidney disease and various other kidney diseases.
After graduating with coveted honors, Dr. Tamirisa joined Kidney and Hypertension Specialists in 2011. He brings several evidence-based ideas into dialysis practices including home and peritoneal dialysis. Dr. Tamirisa has expanded his practice to include the management of patients with kidney transplants. His practice goal is to provide optimal treatment of kidney diseases while enabling his patients to have the best lifestyle possible.
Dr. Tamirisa is certified by the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN) in both advanced hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis access procedures.