Sharma Prabhakar, MD | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Sharma Prabhakar

Sharma Prabhakar, MD

Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
Professor of Medicine and Physiology

Meet the Research Staff


Diabetic Nephropathy
Metabolic Syndrome
Animal Models of Human Disease

  • Bose M, Prabhakar SS., Podium, Annual Meeting, American Society of Nephrology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania October 2018.
    Effects of Gemfibrozil on fatty acid induced insulin resistance in adipocytes.
  • Prabhakar SS., Podium, OGKMA 2018, Osmania, Gandhi, Kakatiya Medical Alumni Association, San Francisco, California September 2018.
    Cardio-renal crosstalk - Implications in health and disease.
  • Prabhakar SS., Research Seminar, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India November 2016.
    Paricalcitol has reno-protective effects in experimental diabetic nephropathy.
  • Prabhakar SS., Pratima Medical College, Karimnagar, India October 2016.
    Diagnosis and management of renovascular hypertension.
  • Prabhakar SS., Indian Medical Association, Hyderabad, India October 2016.
    Prevention of CKD and ESRD - A primary care physician's perspective.
  • Patel D, Prabhakar SS. Natural Beverages and Impact on Health and Disease. Nature-Springer Publishers 2019.
  • Bose M, Prabhakar SS. Natural Remedies in CKD. Nature-Springer Publishers 2019.
  • Deshmukh H, Prabhakar SS. Role of Natural Products in the Management of Solid Organ Cancers. Nature-Springer Publishers 2019.
  • Prabhakar SS. Effects of curcumin in experimental diabetic nephropathy. J Invest Med 2017;65(1):1-6.
  • Sobamowo H, Prabhakar SS. The Kidney in Aging: Physiological and Pathological Implications. Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational Science: PMBTS 2016;146:AID 212.