Priya Verghese, MD, MPH

Priya Verghese, MD, MPH

Pediatric Nephrologist

Languages I Speak

  • Malayalam
  • Tamil
  • English

Hospital Privileges

  • University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Methods to Increase Renal Re-transplantation Success in Highly Sensitized Recipients
  • Significance of Level Donor Specific Antibodies in Renal Transplant Patients with Negative Crossmatch

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • Kasturba Medical College, Karnataka, India


  • University of Illinois, Chicago, IL


  • University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle

Other Education

  • University of Washington, Seattle, WA (Master's in Public Health)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatric Nephrology

Recognition and Leadership


  • Minnesota Monthly Magazine “Top Doctors” (2016-2018)
  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor" (2016-2019)
  • Best Doctors in America (2013)
  • U.S. News & World Report Top Doctor (2012)


  • Medical Director, Pediatric Kidney Transplant

Academic Information

Associate Professor

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