Dr Meshach Kirubakaran

Dr Meshach Kirubakaran has been working as a consultant Nephrologist in Australia for more than 35 years.  He had his basic medical education and post-graduate training in India at the prestigious Christian Medical College & Hospital in Vellore, South India.  He also had further training in Nephrology in major hospitals in Adelaide, Sydney and Melbourne.  He was working as Professor of Nephrology at the University of Madras in India when he moved to Australia in 1985 and joined the Alice Springs Hospital as Director of Renal Services.  After working in Alice Springs for 14 years he moved to Noosa Private Hospital as Consultant Nephrologist and subsequently to Mildura Base Hospital where he worked for 12 years.  Currently he is works as Specialist Nephrologist from his rooms at the Irymple Medical Centre. 

Besides working as a clinician, he has also been involved in conducting clinical research and has published more than 70 papers in national and international journals.  He has been teaching undergraduate and post-graduate students in Nephrology and has been an examiner for several years. 

He has special interests in prevention of kidney disease and management of hypertension. 

Dr Kirubakaran bulk bills all his patients.  Appointments may be booked online through Irymple Medical Centre website or by phone 03 5024 5746.