Dr Ajith James

Consultant Physician & Nephrologist

MB BS, MSc, FRCP

Year qualified:1994

Specialty

Personal profile

Dr Ajith James trained in Nephrology in Barts and Royal London Hospitals and in General Medicine in Whipps Cross and Southend University Hospitals. Dr James was appointed as a consultant Nephrologist and Physician, jointly by Barts Health NHS Trust and Barking, Havering & Redbridge NHS trust in 2009.

He currently manages a dialysis unit in King George Hospital and is the clinical-lead for Renal Services in King George and Queens Hospitals. Dr James has wide-spread experience in nephrology, hypertension, general medicine and critical care.

His special interests outside his profession include, information technology and management. He is a keen badminton, tennis and cricket player. When not at work he enjoys spending time with his 3 children and spouse.

Professional Membership



  • European Renal Association

  • American Society of Nephrology

  • British Medical Asociation

Clinical Interests



  • Acute and chronic kidney disease

  • Glomerulonephritis

  • Nephrotic syndrome

  • Lupus nephritis

  • Vasculitis

  • Renal anemia

  • Hypertension

  • Hematuria

  • Proteinuria

  • Renal stone disease

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