John Muir Health Walnut Creek Medical Center
John Muir Health Concord Medical Center
Dr. Deepika Kancherla is a nephrologist with BASS Medical Group. She attended school in India, where she received her M.B.B.S. — the equivalent of a doctorate of medicine in the United States. After completing an internship at Gandhi Hospital in India, Dr. Kancherla moved to the United States and completed additional training in the form of two fellowships and a residency. She also held a position as a research assistant at Cooper University Hospital in New Jersey. Dr. Kancherla’s residency was completed at Alameda County Medical Center and her fellowships were completed at Cedars Sinai Medical Center/West Los Angeles VA and UCSF. Her first residency was in general nephrology and her second was in transplant nephrology.
After her residency, internship, fellowship and research job, Dr. Kancherla practiced general internal medicine at Alameda County Medical Center, nephrology at the Walnut Creek and Antioch Medical Centers and taught as an assistant clinical instructor at UCSF. Dr. Kancherla is board certified in internal medicine and nephrology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Kancherla speaks English, Hindi and Telugu.
Medical School: Siddhartha Medical College in Andhra Pradesh, India
Internship: Gandhi Hospital, Hyderabad in Andhra Pradesh, India
Residency: Alameda County Medical Center in Oakland, California
Fellowship: University of California San Francisco and Cedars Sinai Medical Center/West Los Angeles VA in California