Ashish Verma, MD

Assistant Professor, Medicine

Ashish Verma


Dr. Verma is a clinician-investigator interested in chronic kidney disease (CKD), renal amyloidosis, cardiorenal syndrome, diabetic kidney disease (DKD), renal physiology, and electrolyte abnormalities. Dr. Verma’s research projects include epidemiologic investigations utilizing large databases and translational and patient-oriented research projects. Ongoing studies include predictors of CKD progression using CRIC cohort and UK biobank, predictors of mortality in CKD patients using NHANES, a Physiology study examining the role of Kidney Function Reserve and renal plasma flow in phenotyping chronic kidney disease and the role of intravitreal VEGF inhibitors in causing nephrotoxicity. Dr. Verma is a member of the APRC committee for the Framingham Heart Study. He sits on the Editorial Board of Therapeutic Advances in Endocrinology and Metabolism, Therapeutic Advances in Chronic Disease, Plos One, BMC Nephrology, BMC Medicine, and Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation.


  • Stanley Medical School, MBBS


  • Published on 10/10/2023

    Srivastava A, Amodu A, Liu J, Verma A, Mothi SS, Palsson R, Stillman IE, Kestenbaum BR, Waikar SS. The Associations of Urine Albumin-Protein Ratio With Histopathologic Lesions and Clinicopathologic Diagnoses in Individuals With Kidney Disease. Am J Kidney Dis. 2023 Oct 10. PMID: 37827424.

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  • Published on 9/15/2023

    Shankara Anand; Ashish Verma . Artificial Intelligence in Clinical Practice: How AI Technologies Impact Medical Research and Clinics. Artificial intelligence in nephrology. Academic Press; Elsevier. 2023; 201-209.

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  • Published on 8/3/2023

    Ferkowicz MJ, Verma A, Barwinska D, Ferreira RM, Henderson JM, Kirkpatrick M, Silva PS, Steenkamp DW, Phillips CL, Waikar SS, Sutton TA. Molecular Signatures of Glomerular Neovascularization in a Patient with Diabetic Kidney Disease. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2023 Aug 03. PMID: 37533147.

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  • Published on 5/25/2023

    Claudel SE, Waikar SS, Schmidt IM, Verma A. Kidney Disease-Related Mortality Among Asian Americans. Kidney Med. 2023 Aug; 5(8):100676. PMID: 37576431.

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  • Published on 4/30/2023

    Claudel SE, Gandhi M, Patel AB, Verma A. Estimating kidney function in patients with cancer: A narrative review. Acta Physiol (Oxf). 2023 Jun; 238(2):e13977. PMID: 37057998.

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  • Published on 4/29/2023

    Verma A, Popa C. The Interplay Between Dietary Sodium Intake and Proteinuria in CKD. Kidney Int Rep. 2023 Jun; 8(6):1133-1136. PMID: 37284680.

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  • Published on 4/1/2023

    Buckley LF, Schmidt IM, Verma A, Palsson R, Adam D, Shah AM, Srivastava A, Waikar SS. Associations Between Kidney Histopathologic Lesions and Incident Cardiovascular Disease in Adults With Chronic Kidney Disease. JAMA Cardiol. 2023 Apr 01; 8(4):357-365. PMID: 36884237.

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  • Published on 3/30/2023

    Claudel SE, Jaganathan J, Patel A, Tapper EB, Verma A. Review article: Practical considerations for fluid resuscitation in cirrhosis. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2023 May; 57(10):1066-1082. PMID: 36998204.

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  • Published on 11/7/2022

    Liu J, Bankir L, Verma A, Waikar SS, Palsson R. Association of the Urine-to-Plasma Urea Ratio With CKD Progression. Am J Kidney Dis. 2023 Apr; 81(4):394-405. PMID: 36356680.

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  • Published on 10/11/2022

    Verma A, Vaidya A, Subudhi S, Waikar SS. Aldosterone in chronic kidney disease and renal outcomes. Eur Heart J. 2022 Oct 11; 43(38):3781-3791. PMID: 36219773.

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