Alka Tyagi, DO

Areas of Interest

Critical Care Medicine | Nephrology

Primary Practice Location
UofL Physicians – Nephrology
UofL Health – Chestnut Street Outpatient Center
401 East Chestnut Street, Suite 690
Louisville, KY 40202
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Alka Tyagi, DO

I received my bachelors degree at the University of Louisville and my Doctor of Osteopathic medicine at LMU-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine in Tennessee. I completed my Internal Medicine training in Lansing, Michigan, followed by General Nephrology fellowship at the Ohio State University and Critical Care Medicine fellowship at St. Louis University-Mercy Hospital. My clinical interests include critical care nephrology with emphasis on AKI and continuous renal replacement therapies, chronic kidney disease management and medical education.

Education & Training

University of Louisville | Louisville | 2013
Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine | Harrogate | 2017
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center | Nephrology | Columbus | 2022
St. Louis University - Mercy Hospital | Critical Care Medicine | St. Louis | 2023
Michigan State Univerity - McLaren Greater Lansing | Internal Medicine | Lansing | 2020



Areas of Interest

Critical Care Medicine | Nephrology


ABIM - Internal Medicine, ABIM - Nephrology

Practice, Specialty or Service

School of Medicine

Department of Internal Medicine


"I strive to practice principles of just, equitable and compassionate medical care to all those in need."

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