Amit K. Ghosh, M.D.

  1. Internist
  2. Nephrologist

Departments

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English

Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., is a general internal medicine practitioner, with specialty interest in nephrology. His clinical focus includes:

  • Chronic lifelong diseases, such as hypertension, renal disease and diabetes mellitus.
  • Complex coordination of care and unresolved illness.
  • Providing care in Mayo Clinic's Executive Health Program, offering personalized and time-effective evaluations catered to the unique needs of executives' busy schedules.
  • Promoting each patient's understanding of their disease and empowering them to become partners in managing their health.
  • Discerning each patient's unique expectations of living with chronic disease and collaborating with them to resolve issues and achieve balance.
  • Identifying techniques to quantify and communicate risks to patients.

In addition to his clinical activities, Dr. Ghosh is active in research and education, providing mentorship to residents and fellows. He authors expert content and publishes in high-impact scientific journals.

Dr. Ghosh directs Mayo's General Internal Medicine International Medicine program and international operations.

Rochester, Minnesota

  1. 2012
    MBAAugsburg College
  2. 1997
    Resident - Internal MedicineUniversity of Minnesota
  3. 1995
    Fellow - Nephrology and HypertensionUniversity of Minnesota
  4. 1992
    DM - NephrologyPostgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research
  5. 1992
    Fellow - NephrologyPostgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research
  6. 1989
    MD - Department of Internal MedicinePostgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research
  7. 1986
    InternshipJawaharlal Institute of Post-Graduate Medical Education & Research, Madras University
  8. 1985
    MB BSJawaharlal Institute of Post-Graduate Medical Education & Research, Madras University

Certifications

  1. 1998
    NephrologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  2. 1997
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2016
    Fellow of Royal College of PhysiciansRoyal College of Physicians, Edinburgh
  2. 2014
    Fellow of Indian College of Physicians(Hon)Indian College of Physicians, Association of Physicians of India
  3. 2013
    ACPE DiplomateAmerican College of Physician Executives
  4. 2012
    Laureate of the Minnesota ChapterMinnesota Chapter, American College of Physicians
  5. 2011
    2011 Service Quality AwardInstitute for Healthcare Improvement - 2011 National Forum
  6. 2010
    Distinguished Mayo EducatorMayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  7. 2010
    Clinical Excellence AwardDivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  8. 2009
    Dean Recognition AwardMayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  9. 2009
    Distinguished Service AwardDepartment of Internal Medicine
  10. 2008
    Top 2% score among 1000 Mayo facultyMayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  11. 2007
    Fellow of American Society of Nephrology (FASN)American Society of Nephrology
  12. 2005
    First Prize in Oral Vignette Presentation60th Annual Diamond Jubilee APICON Meeting
  13. 2003
    Excellence in Teaching RecognitionMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  14. 2002
    Distinguished Clinician AwardMayo Clinic
  15. 2000
    Top 20% Inpatient Education teacherInternal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Internal Medicine
  16. 2000
    Fellow of American College of PhysiciansAmerican College of Physicians
  17. 1999
    Distinguished Teaching AwardMinnesota Medical Foundation
  18. 1999
    Education Achievement AwardDepartment of Medicine, University of Minnesota
  19. 1998
    Education Achievement AwardDepartment of Medicine, University of Minnesota
  20. 1994
    Distinguished Achievement in Natural Sciences - Alumnus AwardSt. Norbert College
  21. 1994
    National Kidney Foundation Scholarship AwardNational Kidney Foundation
  22. 1985
    Distinction in Surgery, MedicineMBBS Final Professional Examination
  23. 1984
    Certificate of Honor in MicrobiologyJawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Pondicherry, India
  24. 1984
    Certificate of Honor in PsychiatryJawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Pondicherry, India
  25. 1983
    Distinction in Pharmacology, Pathology, MicrobiologyMBBS, Second Professional Examination
  26. 1982
    Distinction in Anatomy, Physiology and BiochemistryMBBS First Professional Exam
  27. 1981
    Certificate of Honor in BiochemistryJawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Pondicherry, India
  28. 1980
    MBBS First ClassJawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, University of Madras
  29. 1979
    Department of Surgery PrizeMedical College of Pennsylvania
  30. 1978
    National Talent Search Examination (NTSE)ScholarshipNational Council of Educational Research and Training, Government of India
  31.  
    Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical SocietyAlpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  32.  
    Marquis Who's Who in AmericaMarquis Who's Who
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Professional memberships

  1. 2016
    Abstract Reviewer2016 Annual Meeting of American Association of Physician Leadership, American College of Physician Executives
  2. 2016 - present
    MemberExecutiveand International (EDI) Demand Generation Committtee
  3. 2016 - present
    Board MemberAugsburg College
  4. 2015 - 2016
    Secretary-TreasurerSigma Xi
  5. 2015
    MemberDepartment of Internal Medicine
  6. 2015
    MemberAmerican Society of Hypertension
  7. 2015 - present
    Committee MemberKaris Award Committee
  8. 2015 - present
    MemberMultinational Advisory Group
  9. 2015 - present
    MemberKnowledge Management Oversight, AskMayoExpert
  10. 2014 - present
    MemberMini- MBA Advisory Group, Office of Leadership Development
  11. 2013
    ReviewerNational Board of Medical Examiners
  12. 2012 - 2013
    Vice ChairResearch Committee, Department of Radiology
  13. 2012 - present
    LeaderDivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  14. 2012 - present
    RepresentativeDivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  15. 2012 - present
    MemberInternational Group, Mayo Clinic
  16. 2012 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Physician Executives
  17. 2011 - 2012
    MemberDistinguished Educator Award Selection Committee
  18. 2011
    Committee MemberDepartment of Internal Medicine
  19. 2011
    MemberDivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  20. 2011
    Abstract ReviewerSociety of General Internal Medicine
  21. 2011
    Vignette ReviewerSociety of General Internal Medicine
  22. 2010 - 2012
    Director and CoordinatorDivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  23. 2010
    MemberEducation Committee, William J von Liebig Transplant Center
  24. 2010
    Planning and DevelopmentAmerican College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine
  25. 2010 - present
    Committee MemberDivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  26. 2010 - present
    MemberDivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  27. 2010 - present
    MemberSigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
  28. 2010 - present
    Course ChairAmerican College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine
  29. 2009 - present
    MemberEducation Council, Department of Internal Medicine
  30. 2009 - present
    MemberDivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  31. 2008 - 2015
    MemberKnowledge Content Board - General Internal Medicine, AskMayoExpert
  32. 2008 - 2015
    ChairKnowledge Content Board - General Internal Medicine, AskMayoExpert
  33. 2008 - 2012
    ChairInterdisciplinary Site Specific Cancer Center (ISC) Team, University of Minnesota
  34. 2008 - 2011
    MemberAME Editorial Board, AskMayoExpert
  35. 2008
    Vice ChairNovel Methodology Award Review Panel, Scientific Review Panels, Mayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  36. 2008
    Vice ChairScholarly Opportunity Awards Review Panel, Mayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  37. 2008 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association Section on Medical Schools, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  38. 2007 - 2010
    Editor-in-ChiefDepartment of Internal Medicine
  39. 2007
    ChairNovel Methodology Award Review Panel, Scientific Review Panels, Mayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  40. 2007
    ChairEducation Committee, Society of General Internal Medicine
  41. 2007 - present
    FacilitatorLife- Long learning, Mayo Clinic, Rochester
  42. 2007 - present
    Continuing Medical Education Course DirectorDepartment of Internal Medicine
  43. 2007 - present
    MemberEducation Committee - Resident/Fellow, Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, Mayo Clinic Rochester
  44. 2007 - present
    MemberEducation Committee, Department of Orthopedics, Mayo Medical School
  45. 2006 - 2009
    MemberCT Colonography Task Force, American College of Radiology
  46. 2006 - present
    MemberMayo-Maintenance of Certifcation Program, Department of Internal Medicine
  47. 2006 - present
    FellowAmerican Society of Nephrology
  48. 2006 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Nephrology
  49. 2005 - 2009
    Research Grant ReviewerDivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  50. 2005 - present
    Resident InterviewerDepartment of Internal Medicine
  51. 2004 - 2010
    Continuing Medical Education Course DirectorDepartment of Internal Medicine
  52. 2004 - 2010
    MemberSubcommittee on Continuing Education, Department of Internal Medicine
  53. 2004
    MemberMidwest Society of General Internal Medicine
  54. 2003 - 2007
    Abstract ReviewerSociety of General Internal Medicine
  55. 2003
    Workshop LeaderEvidence based Health Care: How to teach EBM
  56. 2002 - 2007
    MemberGeneral Internal Medicine Research Fellowship, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  57. 2002 - 2003
    MemberEvidence based Health Care: How to teach EBM
  58. 2002 - present
    Plummer Society, Mayo Clinic Rochester Societies
  59. 2001 - 2008
    MemberEducation Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  60. 2001 - 2003
    MemberBlue Ribbon Panel on MRI Safety, American College of Radiology
  61. 2001 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Alumni Association, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  62. 2001 - present
    MemberBoard of Directors, Office of Intellectual Property (formerly Mayo Medical Ventures)
  63. 2000 - 2002
    Abstract GraderMinnesota Chapter, American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine
  64. 2000 - 2002
    MemberMinnesota Chapter, American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine
  65. 2000
    MemberTask Force on Colorectal Cancer Screening Guidelines, American Cancer Society
  66. 2000 - present
    Co-Vice ChairAccreditation Operations Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  67. 2000 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  68. 1999 - 2001
    MemberSubspecialty Board of Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine
  69. 1999 - 2001
    MemberNew O.R. Construction Work Group, Saint Marys Hospital
  70. 1999 - 2000
    ConsultantSearle/Cox-2 Clinical Research
  71. 1999 - 2000
    DirectorGeneral Internal Medicine Firms, Fairview University Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  72. 1999 - 2000
    MemberEvidence-Based Medical Curriculum Work Group, Primary Care Education Committee, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  73. 1999
    Key FacultyAccreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  74. 1999
    MemberCurriculum Development Committee, Graduate Medical Education, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  75. 1999
    MemberAccreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  76. 1998 - 2000
    Abstract GraderMinnesota Chapter, American College of Physicians
  77. 1998
    MemberSpecial Review Committee for Genetics of Schizophrenia and Manic Depression, Bethesda, MD, National Institutes of Health
  78. 1998
    MemberSection on Executive Affairs, American Society of Anesthesiologists
  79. 1998
    MemberSelection Committee - Division Head, General Internal Medicine, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  80. 1998
    MemberJoint Practice Committee, Fairview University Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  81. 1995 - 2005
    MemberQuality Conference Planning Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  82. 1994 - 2012
    MemberHematology Committee, North Central Cancer Treatment Group
  83. 1993 - 1998
    MemberAmerican Society of Nephrology
  84. 1992 - present
    MemberDisease Management Review Group, Mayo Clinic Rochester Workgroups
  85. 1991 - present
    MemberIndian Society of Nephrology
  86. 1989 - 1990
    ChairInformatics Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  87. 1985 - present
    MemberEastern Cooperative Oncology Group
  88. 1983 - present
    MemberAmerican Heart Association
  89. 1983 - present
    MemberCouncil on Clinical Cardiology, American Heart Association
  90. 1978 - present
    MemberHematology Dinner Club, Central Society for Clinical Research
  91.  
    Curriculum DevelopmentLife- Long learning, Mayo Clinic, Rochester
  92.  
    MemberTask Force on Patient Safety, American College of Radiology
  93.  
    MemberDivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  94.  
    Core Faculty MemberEvidence Based Health Care Web Site, Academic Health Center, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  95.  
    ChairSubcommittees on Evidence-based Medicine, Primary Care Education Committee, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  96.  
    CoordinatorInternal Medicine Resident Journal Club, University of Minnesota Hospital
  97.  
    Abstract JudgeMinnesota Chapter, American College of Physicians
  98.  
    MemberMayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
  99.  
    MemberInternal Medicine Residency Selection, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  100.  
    MemberInternal Medicine Clerkship Site Coordinator - 3rd Year Medical Students 5500 Series, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
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