Niti Madan, M.D.

Niti Madan, M.D.




  • Professor of Medicine
  • Health Science Director � HBC Nephrology


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Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center

4860 Y St., Suite 0200
Sacramento, CA 95817
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UC Davis Medical Group - Rocklin

550 West Ranch View Dr., Suite 2005
Rocklin, CA 95765
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Phone: 916-734-3774
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

Dr. Madan believes in educating patients about their kidney care and involving them in combined decision-making process. She incorporates positive thinking, mindfulness in counseling process so that patient can cope better with the kidney disease.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Madan is interested in providing excellent care to adults with acute kidney injury and chronic kidney disease. This includes those with glomerulonephritis, electrolyte imbalance, hypertension, critical care nephrology, acute kidney replacement therapy like dialysis, long-term dialysis care in-center and at home. 

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Madan devotes her time to the education and training of medical students, residents and fellows. She is involved in quality improvement projects and has co-authored book chapters in authoritative textbooks in nephrology. Her clinical research interests are critical care nephrology, dialysis and glomerulonephritis.


UC Davis Medical Group, Rocklin

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Medical Group


M.D., Punjab University, Punjab 1996

Internship: Punjabi University, Government Medical College, Patiala, Punjab 1996


Civil Hospital, Ferozepur, Punjab 1997

Civil Hospital, Ferozepur, Punjab 1998

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield IL 2004


University of Texas at Houston, Houston TX 2007-2008

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine,

American Board of Internal Medicine, Nephrology,

Professional Memberships

American Society of Nephrology

National Kidney Foundation

Honors and Awards

Merit Certificate, American College of Physicians annual meeting, 2003

Select Recent Publications

Madan N, Weiss R. Renal Cell Cancer. Eric P. Cohen, Kevin W. Finkel, Mark A. Perazella:Onco-Nephrology-1st Edition, Elsevier. 2019.

Madan N, Hwang V, Yeun JY, Weiss RH. Immunoglobulin A nephropathy and Henoch-Schonlein Purpura. In Lerma EV, Rosner MH, Perazella MA (Eds). Current Diagnosis and Treatment: Nephrology and Hypertension, 2nd Ed, McGraw-Hill, New York. 2018 January;28.

Madan N, MD, Kaysen G, MD, PhD. Gut Endothelial Leakage of Endotoxin;May Be the Source of Vascular Inflammation and Injury in CKD. How Can This Be Targeted? Journal of Renal Nutrition. 2018 January;28(1):1-3.

Madan N, Depner TA, Yeun JY. Urea kinetics, efficiency, and adequacy of hemodialysis and other intermittent treatments. In Ronco C, Bellomo R, Kellum JA, Ricci Z (Eds). Ronco Critical Care Nephrology, 3rd Edition, Elsevier, Philadelphia. 2017 January 3;156:947-955.e2. doi:10.1016/B978-0-323-44942-7.00156-4.

Chin AI, Appasamy S, Carey RJ, Madan N. Feasibility of Incremental 2 Times Weekly Hemodialysis Feasibility in Incident Patients: A Theoretical Assessment in Patients with Residual Renal Function. Kidney Int Rep. 2017 Sept;2(5):933–942. Published online 2017 Jun 21. doi:10.1016/j.ekir.2017.06.005.

Salahudeen A, Kumar V, Madan N et al. Sustained Low Efficiency Dialysis in the Continuous Mode (C-SLED): Dialysis Efficacy, Clinical Outcomes and Survival Predictors in Critically Ill Cancer Patients. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2009;4:1338-1346.

Madan A, Madan N, O'brien J. Cytomegalovirus Colitis: a rare cause of massive lower GI bleed in an immunocompetent patient. Am J Gastroenterol. 2003;98:9(Supplement):S178.

Robinson R, Shahida S, Madan N et al. Transient Parkinsonism in West Nile Virus Encephalitis. Am J Med. 2003 Aug 15; 115(3):252-3.

Madan A, Hussam J, Madan N, Minocha A. Colonic Varices: An Unusual Presentation of Superior Mesenteric Vein Thrombosis. Am J Gastroenterol. 2002;97:9(Supplement):S153-154.