Viplov Mehta MD
Dr. Viplov Mehta immigrated to the United States in the early 80’s after graduating at the top of his medical school class from Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital in Bombay , India , one of the top medical institutions in the world. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center and a fellowship in nephrology at SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Dr. Mehta is double board certified in internal medicine and nephrology. He held previous certifications in geriatrics and medical directorship.
Dr. Mehta started his first private practice in Queens and Brooklyn , NY in 1987. He moved to his current location in Brooklyn , NY in 1991. Since then, he has been able to develop one of the largest, most reputable, practices in the area.
Dr. Mehta holds attending privileges at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center and Brooklyn Hospital. At Kingsbrook, he serves as medical director for their acute & chronic dialysis centers.
Dr. Mehta also served as the Medical Director for Wartburg Lutheran Nursing home for seven years. He has been an attending physician, as well as a consulting nephrologist, at many local nursing homes.
Today, Dr. Mehta serves as a Clinical Adjunct Professor of Nursing at Pace, Long Island University, and SUNY Downstate.
Dr Mehta, in association with other area nephrologists, opened Central Brooklyn Dialysis Center. CBDC is a state-of-the-art dialysis center serving the needs of kidney patients. Dr Mehta has served as the Medical Director at CBDC periodically.
Dr. Mehta has become a trusted physician and friend of the community. His office has been visited by local politicians, as well as international figures, because of the first class care he provides. He has been identified as a top doctor in the Brooklyn area by numerous pharmaceutical companies, including Glaxo, Pfizer and Merck, as well as by health insurance companies. He is also much admired among his peers, evidenced by his awards and recognitions.
1999 Presidential Award Winner at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center
2004 Outstanding Service to the Health Care Community & Excellence in Patient Care Awarded by IPRO
2013-Present Top Doctors Award in Internal Medicine by Castle Connoloy
2015 Top Nephrologist in NY (selected by international Association of Healthcare Professionals)