Physician

Hathiwala, Suresh, Dr.

  • Main Office

    820 W. Jackson Boulevard Chicago, IL 60607
    Directions/Map
    P: 312-930-9365 F: 312-930-0002
  • Hospital Affiliations

    • Mt. Sinai Hospital

    Nursing Home Affiliations

    • None

    Dialysis Center Affiliations

    Background

    Medical Graduate:
    University of Baroda
    Internship and Residency:
    Baroda Medical College, India; Resurrection Hospital, Chicago; St. Elizabeth Hospital, Chicago; Christ Hospital, Oak Lawn; Mt. Sinai Hospital, Chicago
    Fellowship:
    Northwestern University Lakeside VA Medical Center, Chicago
    Certifications and Honors:
    Diplomate of American Board of Internal Medicine (Nephrology); Diplomate of American Board of Internal Medicine; F.L.E.X.; E.C.F.M.G.; M.B.B.S.

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

  1. Heparin free dialysis; feasibility trials, effects on platelet function and coagulation cascade.
  2. Sickle cell disease and glomerulonephritis; immunopathologic studies; survival statistics; natural history.
  3. Efficacy trials of bumetanide, enalapril – a converting enzyme inhibitor, transdermal clonidine patch.
  4. Slow Continuous Ultrafiltration (SCUF) and Continuous Arteriovenous Hemofiltration (CAVH). Feasibility trials, study of clearance of uremic middle molecules.
  5. Survival studies of the patients seen by renal consulting service in the critical care units (MICU, CCU, SICU, Burn unit, Trauma unit, Neurosurgical ICU)

PRESENTATIONS

  1. Hathiwala S, Bakir A, Dunea G, Rao K: The nephrotic syndrome in sickle cell anemia (Abst). American Society of Nephrology, 1983. Washington, DC
  2. Hathiwala S, Shaykh M, Ahmed S, Dunea G: Removal of endogenous uremic middle molecules by slow continuous ultrafiltration and continuous arteriovenous hemofiltration (Abst). 3rd Annual International Workshop on Hemofiltration, October 1985, New York, NY

PUBLICATIONS

  1.  Ivanovich P, Xu CG, Kwaan HC, Hathiwala S: Studies of coagulation and platelet functions in heparin free hemodialysis. Nephron 33(2):116-120, 1983
  2. Hathiwala S: Hemodialysis without anticoagulation (Editorial). International Journal of Artificial Organs 6(2):64-66, 1983.
  3. Hathiwala S, Bakir A, Dunea G, Rao K: The Nephrotic Syndrome in Sickle Cell Anemia (Abst). American Society of Nephrology 1983 16:30A.
  4. Smith E, Dunea G, Pillay V. (Hathiwala S. – contributor): Medical Examination Review in Nephrology. Medical Examination Publishing Co. Inc. Vol. 34, 3rd Edition, 1985.
  5. Bazilinski N, Bakir A, Hathiwala S, Dunea G: Converting enzyme inhibition with intravenous MK422 in severe hypertension (Abst). Proc. Amer. Soc. Artif. Organs. 13:33, 1984.
  6. Hathiwala S, Shaykh M, Ahmed S, Dunea G: Removal of endogenous uremic middle molecules by slow continuous ultrafiltration and continuous arteriovenous hemofiltration (Abst). Blood Purification 2:212, 1984. (Published September 1985).
  7. Bakir A, Bazilinski N, Hathiwala S, Berman E, Hryhorczuk D, Dunea G: Acute hyperaluminemic encephalopathy (Abst). American Society of Nephrology, 1985, 18:29A.
  8. Magana L, Hathiwala S, Mahurkar S, Dunea G: Renal consults in critical care units (Abst). American Society of Artificial Internal Organs, 1991.
  9. Hathiwala S. Dunea G: IV cyclophosphamide and oral prednisone induced remission in idiopathic membranous nephropathy (Abst). American Society of Nephrology, 1996.
  10. Mizock B., Hathiwala : Using the sodium-chloride difference to diagnose acid-base disorders. The Journal of Critical Illness, 13(11):701-704, November 1998.
  11. Hathiwala SC, Hristea I, Khalili V : Alteplase (TPA) for clotted dialysis catheters. International Journal of Artificial Organs, 23(10): 668-669, 2000.