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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Marathi

Education & Training

  • Fellowship, Pediatrics, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 2021
    Children's National Medical Center
  • MSCLI, 2020
    Washington University
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Nephrology, 2016
    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Residency, Pediatrics, 2013
    Akron Children's Hospital
  • Internship, Pediatrics, 2011
    Akron Children's Hospital
  • MD, 2008
    Topiwala National Medical College

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics/Nephrology
  • American Board of Pediatrics/Critical Care

National Provider ID: 1558677203


Aadil Kakajiwala, M.D., MSCI, is an attending physician in the Divisions of Pediatric Nephrology and Critical Care Medicine at Children’s National Hospital. He is also the director of Pediatric Acute Kidney Support Therapies. He joined the faculty in 2021 after completing his pediatric residency at Akron Children's Hospital, pediatric nephrology fellowship at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and pediatric critical care medicine fellowship at Children's National.

Dr. Kakajiwala has keen interest in early diagnosis and prevention of acute kidney injury (AKI), as well as various support therapies. He participates in quality improvement and is standardizing the approach to AKI management. He is the lead physician introducing infant dialysis therapies including aquapheresis.