Jyothsna Gattineni, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: Pediatrics


Medical School Stanley Medical College and Hospital (1994)
Residency Govt. Stanley Medical College Hospital (1995), Internal Medicine/pediatrics
Residency The Royal Bolton Hospital (2003), Pediatrics
Residency Driscoll Children's Hospital - GME (2005), Pediatrics
Fellowship UT Southwestern / Children's Medical Center (2008), Pediatric Nephrology
Fellowship UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas (2009), Nephrology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interests

  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Disease
  • Renal Transplantation
  • Renovascular (Secondary) Hypertension Management

Research Interests

  • FGF23 and its receptors
  • Tubular Transport


Featured Publications Legend

Featured Publications

Complement disorders and hemolytic uremic syndrome.

Joseph C, Gattineni J Curr. Opin. Pediatr. 2013 Feb

Proximal tubule Na+/H+ exchanger activity in adult NHE8-/-, NHE3-/-, and NHE3-/-/NHE8-/- mice.

Baum M, Twombley K, Gattineni J, Joseph C, Wang L, Zhang Q, Dwarakanath V, Moe OW Am. J. Physiol. Renal Physiol. 2012 Dec 303 11 F1495-502

Genetic disorders of phosphate regulation.

Gattineni J, Baum M Pediatr. Nephrol. 2012 Sep 27 9 1477-87

Acid increases NHE8 surface expression and activity in NRK cells.

Joseph C, Twombley K, Gattineni J, Zhang Q, Dwarakanath V, Baum M Am. J. Physiol. Renal Physiol. 2012 Feb 302 4 F495-503

Pediatric nephrology: highlights for the general practitioner.

Seikaly M, Habib S, Barakat AJ, Gattineni J, Quigley R, Desi D Int J Pediatr 2012 2012 270725

Highlights for the management of a child with proteinuria and hematuria.

Gattineni J Int J Pediatr 2012 2012 768142

Nucleotide Sequence of the Na+/H+ Exchanger-8 (NHE8) in Patients with Congenital Sodium Diarrhea.

Baum M, Martin MG, Booth IW, Holmberg C, Twombley K, Zhang Q, Gattineni J, Moe O Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition 2011 Jun

Regulation of Serum 1,25(OH)2Vitamin D3 levels by Fibroblast Growth Factor 23 is Mediated by FGF Receptors 3 and 4.

Gattineni J, Twombley K, Goetz R, Mohammadi M, Baum M American journal of physiology. Renal physiology 2011 May F371-7

Accidental and iatrogenic causes of acute kidney injury.

Twombley K, Baum M, Gattineni J Curr. Opin. Pediatr. 2011 Apr 23 2 208-14

Evidence that prenatal programming of hypertension by dietary protein deprivation is mediated by fetal glucocorticoid exposure.

Habib S, Gattineni J, Twombley K, Baum M Am. J. Hypertens. 2011 Jan 24 1 96-101

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  • Best resident research presentation
  • Best resident case presentation

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Society of Nephrology
  • American Society of Pediatric Nephrology
  • International Pediatric Nephrology Association