Kairaitis

A/Prof Lukas Kairaitis

MB, BS, PhD, FRACP

Specialties

Renal Physician

Academic Appointments

Lukas Kairaitis is Head of Renal Medicine at Blacktown Hospital where he practices as a clinical and academic Renal Physician. He has a strong interest in clinical education and is both the Sub Dean of the Blacktown-Mt Druitt Clinical School of the School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney and the local Director of Physician Education. His main clinical interests are in chronic kidney disease, dialysis and hypertension and he has numerous publications in the areas of clinical and experimental kidney disease. In addition to his work in the public sector he undertakes private consulting in Blacktown and is a Visiting Medical Officer at Norwest Private Hospital.

Rooms for Consultations

Blacktown 3 Grafton

Hospitals Visited

Blacktown Public Hospital
Norwest Private Hospital

Research Interests

Clinical care and management of patients with CKD and on dialysis

Other Positions Held

Senior Staff Specialist and Head of Renal Medicine, Blacktown Public Hospital
Director of Physician Education, Blacktown Public Hospital