Aashish Pandya, MD

Dr. Aashish Pandya joined Renal Specialists of Houston in 2007 after completing a fellowship in Nephrology at Baylor College of Medicine. A Clinical Associate Professor for Baylor, he practices primarily in the medical center and Pearland areas.  Participating in medical mission trips to underserved areas of India, he also leads and organizes charitable outreach to the local community. Dr. Pandya is Medical Director of Fresenius Kidney Care West Pearland and Alvin dialysis facilities.

PROFESSIONAL/ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS 

  • Clinical Associate Professor, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Transplant Nephrologist, Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center

RENAL FELLOWSHIP 

  • Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 
  • Clinical Fellowship 2005 – 2006
  • Chief Fellowship 2006 - 2007 

RESIDENCY 

  • Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 2002 – 2005

MEDICAL SCHOOL

  • University of Texas Medical School at Houston 1998 - 2002

BOARD CERTIFICATION 

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Diplomate in Nephrology

AREAS OF CLINICAL INTEREST 

  • Acute and chronic renal failure
  • Renal Transplantation
  • Hypertension

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS 

  • CHI Baylor St Luke’s Medical Center
  • Cornerstone Hospital
  • Encompass
  • HCA Houston Healthcare Clear Lake
  • HCA Houston Healthcare Pearland 
  • HCA Houston Healthcare Southeast 
  • Houston Methodist Baytown
  • Houston Methodist Clear Lake
  • Houston Methodist Medical Center
  • Kindred Bay Area Hospital
  • Kindred Clear Lake
  • Kindred Medical Center
  • Memorial Hermann Pearland Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital
  • PAM Rehabilitation Hospital of Clear Lake/Clear Lake North
  • St. Luke’s Patients Medical Center

MEDICAL ASSOCIATIONS 

  • American Society of Nephrology

PRESENTATIONS/RESEARCH

  • “Chronic Kidney Disease, a Primary Care Perspective,” Internal Medicine Grand Rounds Baylor 2013
  • “Common Renal Emergencies,” Internal Medicine Lecture Baylor 2013
  • Retrospective Analysis of Renal Function Post LVAD Placement, in conjunction with Dr. Venkataraman Ramanathan Baylor College of Medicine 2006
  • Developing Strategies in Dealing with Unfunded Dialysis Patients, in conjunction with Dr. David Sheikh-Hamad, Baylor College of Medicine 2003 - 2007

COMMUNITY OUTREACH

  • Lead organizer, Bhaktivedanta Medical Conference, “East meets West: A Holistic Approach to Health,” 2018
  • Lead organizer and volunteer, ISKCON Houston 2018 
  • Community Health Fair/ Screening Houston 2018 
  • Physician Volunteer, Casa El Buen Samaritano Medical Clinic Houston 2011-2013 
  • Lead organizer and volunteer, Manmohan Charitable Corp 2010 – current
  • Community/ Temple volunteer, ISKCON Houston 2010- current 
  • Biennial medical mission trips to underserved areas in India