Dr. MM Satish Kumar is a reputed nephrologist in Bangalore, who has been practicing in his chosen field of specialization for almost 10 years. He completed specialty training in Nephrology under the guidance of Padma Bhushan Dr. MK Mani at Apollo Hospitals in Chennai, one of the few in the country that performs active Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis. He has gained experience in a range of procedures such as hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, jugular & femoral catheter insertion, and native & transplant kidney biopsies. At present, Dr. Kumar is actively involved in research and academic activities at the Institute of Nephro Urology, Bangalore. He was instrumental in starting DM (Nephrology) program in Karnataka and currently trains budding nephrology students. He is also involved in several teaching assignments at government medical colleges and private hospitals.