Shyam Parkhie, MD


Dr. Parkhie joined Colorado Kidney Care in 2009 after completion of his nephrology training at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and Bayview Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland. He did his internal medicine residency at The George Washington University Medical Center in Washington DC.

He is a member of the American Society of Nephrology and has done research in renal transplant medicine and on HIV’s effects on the kidneys.  His work has been published in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology and he has written the chapter on renal medicine for a medical student textbook.

He currently serves as the Chair of the Nephrology section at National Jewish Health/St Joseph’s Hospital where he enjoys teaching residents and medical students.

He has also served on the Board of Directors of the Colorado, New Mexico and Montana chapter of the National Kidney Foundation since 2013.  He and his wife were pleased to serve as co-chairs of the NKF’s 2014 Great Chefs of the West Gala.

He sees patients with all types of kidney concerns at our downtown Denver office.

Dr. Parkhie believes that communication and understanding between a patient and their doctor is crucial to good medical care. He likes to spend his free time enjoying Colorado with his family.