Raghuveer R. Kura, MD

Raghuveer R. Kura

Contact Information

  • Office 314-270-0365
  • Fax 636-778-1061

Specialties

Main Location

St. Louis Medical Associates
16216 Baxter Rd.
Suite 390
Chesterfield, MO 63017
314-270-0365
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About

Dr. Raghuveer Kura is a fellowship-trained nephrologist and internal medicine physician practicing in Chesterfield, MO.

Education

Fellowship: Interventional Nephrology, Dialysis Access Institute, Orangeburg, SC
Residency: Internal Medicine, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and College of Medicine, Hershey, PA
Internship: Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and College of Medicine, Hershey, PA
Graduate Degree: MPH, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY
Undergraduate: Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, India

Publications

  • Publications and Presentations

    Atrial Fibrillations Update. A Text Book of Cardiology. “Initiators, triggers and promoters of atrial fibrillation”. 2015 published by Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd. Chapter 29: Authors: Rakesh K. Sharma, Ravi Komatireddy, Rajiv K. Sharma, Eddie I. Murgasen, Raghuveer Kura, Hanumanth K. Reddy.

    Is DEXA as good as CT scan for preoperative planning before spinal instrumentation: A biomechanical study correlating PA- DEXA, Lateral-DEXA and CT to pedicle screw pullout and fatigue strength, Zaidi Q, Danisa O, Cheng W – In submission Loma Linda University Medical Center: 2015-2017

    “STEMI Guidelines: Should they be regional?” STEMI Update 2015 published by Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd. Chapter 16: Authors: Raghuveer Kura, Hanumanth K Reddy, Ravi Komatireddy.

    “Interesting cases in Echocardiography”. 2015. Published by Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers(P) Ltd. Case 30: A Patient with severe chest pain. Hanumanth K Reddy, Raghuveer Kura, Dawn Hui, William M Pelton, Nishchayjit Basra.

    “Interesting cases in Echocardiography”. 2015. Published by Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers(P) Ltd. Case 132: Chest pain and Shortness of Breath in a Physician. Hanumanth K Reddy, Raghuveer Kura, Rakesh Sharma, Ravi Komatireddy, Nishchayjit Basra.

    Cardiorenal Syndrome. What is New? Oral Presentation at the 10th World Congress on Clinical, Preventive Cardiology and Imaging. Raghuveer Kura. Published WCCPCI - 2015. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U0NOTzT-pn0.

    Raghuveer Kura .M.D, Giampaolo Talamo .M.D. Nasrollah Ghahramani .M.D. Is spot urinary protein/creatinine ratio a reliable estimator of 24-hour proteinuria in patients with Multiple Myeloma or Amyloidosis? Division of Nephrology and Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Penn State University, Hershey Medical Center and Penn State College of Medicine. Presented at National Kidney Foundation (March 2009) and Renal Research Institute( January-2009).

    Raghuveer Kura, Ronald Miller, Brian Reeves, Diane Graham, Navin Verma. Factors influencing parathyroid hormone levels and anemia in ESRD.Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and College of Medicine.Presented at National Kidney Foundation (March 2009).

    Raghuveer Kura. William B. Reeves. Long term renal function in acute renal failure treated with continuous veno-venous hemofiltration Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Penn State Hershey Medical Center and Penn State College of Medicine. Presented at National Kidney Foundation (March 2009) and International CRRT Meeting (San Diego-February 2009).

    Raghuveer Kura, Osun Kwon, Nivedita Nagam. Akhtar Khan. Pancreatic AV fistula formation following multiple allograft biopsies. Division of Nephrology and Division of Transplant Surgery, Departments of Medicine and Surgery. Penn State University Hershey Medical Center and College of Medicine. Presented at National Kidney Foundation (March 2009).

    Raghuveer Kura, M.D., Pritika Shrivastava, M.D., Murial Fitzsimons, M.D., Navin Verma, M.D. A case of membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis (MPGN) caused by hepatitis-A. Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and College of Medicine. Presented at National Kidney Foundation (March 2009).

    Poster presented at the National Kidney Foundation (NKF) 2008 Spring Clinical Meetings, April 2-6, 2008. Raghuveer Kura M.D, Haris Mobeen M.D., Brian Reeves M.D. Decrease in Body Mass Index may decrease serum creatinine. Poster Presented at Pennsylvania college of Internal Medicine -08/06.

    Kura R M.D., Xu L. M.D., Koch KL M.D., Ouyang A. M.D. Correlation of electrogastrogram (EGG) rhythms with presenting symptoms and gastric emptying in 161 patients referred for study. Penn State Hershey Medical Center and Wake Forest University Health Sciences. Neurogastroenterology and Motility. Volume 17; Issue 3, June 2005.

    Kura, R., M.D., Xu, L., M.D., Koch, K.L., M.D., Ouyang, A., M.D. Gastroparesis is most likely associated with mixed dysrhythmias. Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. Presented at ACP annual sessions, April-2005, San Francisco, CA.

    Gupte, S. A., E. A. Zias, R. R. Kura, M. R. Sarabu, R. A. Moggio, and M. S. Wolin. "Prostaglandins mediate differences in human mammary and radial artery responses to hypoxia." In FASEB JOURNAL, vol. 16, no. 5, pp. A862-A862. FEDERATION AMER SOC EXP BIOL, 2002.

    Mingone, C.J., Gupte, S.A., Kura, R.R. and Wolin, M.S., 2001, October. The nitrosothiol SNAP elicits pulmonary artery relaxation under hypoxia via a novel mechanism independent of cyclic GMP and potassium channels. In CIRCULATION(Vol. 104, No. 17, pp. 249-249). LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS.

    Gupte, S.A., Arshad, M., Kura, R.R. and Wolin, M.S., 2001, October. 6-Aminonicotinamide and epiandrosterone, inhibitors of NADPH generation by the pentose phosphate pathway, regulate bovine coronary arterial tone. In CIRCULATION (Vol. 104, No. 17, pp. 41-41). LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS.

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