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Ravi K. Mallavarapu, MD - Division of Nephrology and Hypertension

Ravi K. Mallavarapu, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Contact Information


7024 Burnett-Womack
CB # 7155
Chapel Hill , NC 27599-7155


Ravi K. Mallavarapu, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Areas of Interest

Living donor kidney transplantation, improving access and breaking down barriers to transplantation, BK virus nephropathy, disorders of sodium and water balance and cardiovascular disease prevention in the kidney transplant population.


I feel very privileged to be a part of my patient’s health care team and I am passionate about empowering them with strategies to improve their wellness and quality of life. Every patient and their family are unique and my goal is to help each and every one of my patients achieve the best state of health possible with a compassionate and personalized approach.


  • Medical School

    Andhra Medical College, King George Hospital, Vizag, India.

  • Residency

    Mercer University School of Medicine

  • Fellowship

    University of Virginia

  • Transplant Nephrology Fellowship

    Duke University

You treat a disease, you win, you lose. You treat a person, I guarantee you, you’ll win, no matter what the outcome.

Patch Adams