The area of clinical research includes following:
- Cardio vascular outcomes in dialysis patient.
- Biomarker of diabetic nephropathy.
- Quality of life in prevalent CKD patients including dialysis patients.
- Acute kidney injury in patients with cardiac surgery.
The first Swap Kidney Transplantation of Dakshina Kannada was performed at Justice K.S. Hegde Hospital in December 2016.