Rupali S. AvasareM.D.

  • Director, Glomerular Disease Program
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, School of Medicine


  • Nephrology and Hypertension

Special focus on

  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Nephrology

I see patients at


Dr. Avasare is a native of the pacific northwest. She received her medical training in New York City. She completed nephrology fellowship at Columbia University and completed additional specialized training in glomerular diseases at Columbia University. Her clinical interest is in treating patients with protein in their urine. Specifically, she specializes in treating glomerular diseases due to lupus, hepatitis C, IgA nephropathy, ANCA vasculitis, amyloidosis, multiple myeloma, membranous nephropathy, focal segmental glomerulosclerosis, minimal change disease, and membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis.


  • B.S., 2005, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • M.D., 2009, New York University School of Medicine
  • Residency:

    • Internal Medicine - Columbia University Medical Center, 2012
  • Fellowship:

    • Nephrology - Columbia University Medical Center, 2015
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine


  • English

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