MMC Welcomes Pallavi Shirsat, MD - Nephrology & Internal Medicine

July 25, 2016

Minden, Louisiana, July 2016. – Those with complex medical conditions and kidney disease need quality care, guidance and hope. They now have a new ally right here in Minden. Minden Medical Center is pleased to announce that Dr. Pallavi Shirsat has joined their medical staff. Dr. Shirsat is a physician whose focus is preventing, diagnosing and treating diseases that affect adults and children.

Dr. Shirsat specializes in treating kidney patients of all ages with hypertension and kidney diseases. Dr. Shirsat will also establish an inpatient dialysis unit at MMC on 2nd floor, providing excellent care, for acute dialysis patients while they are hospitalized.

Dr. Shirsat is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and a member of the American Society of Nephrology and National Kidney Foundation. She completed her Medical School at Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College in Mumbai, India and continued her education by completing her Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Internship and Residency at University Health in Shreveport, LA. She furthered her knowledge and expertise by completing a Nephrology Fellowship at University Health in Shreveport, LA.

Dr. Shirsat grew up in Nasik, Maharashtra, India and enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband, Kunal, who is also an Internal Medicine Physician and Hospitalist in Bossier City and their son Aansh.

Dr. Shirsat is now accepting new patients at her office, Minden Nephrology & Hypertension located at 102 Monroe Street, Suite B. Appointments can be made by calling (318) 382-7290.