Associate Professor

MEMPHIS TN 381632116
Tel: (901) 448-5764


  • M.S., University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Epidemiology
  • Fellowship, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Nephrology
  • M.D., Ohio Valley Medical Center, Internal Medicine
  • MBBS, Dhaka Medical College, Medicine


  1. Showkat, A, Bastnagel, WR, Hudson, JQ. Effect of α -Lipoic Acid on Oxidative Stress in End-Stage Renal Disease Patients Receiving Intravenous Iron. ISRN Nephrol, 2014, 634515, 2014.
  2. Alshayeb, H, Showkat, A, Wall, BM, Gyamlani, GG, David, V, Quarles, LD. Activation of FGF-23 Mediated Vitamin D Degradative Pathways by Cholecalciferol. J Clin Endocrinol Metab, jc20141308, 2014.
  3. Samer Bani-Hani, Omar Siddiqui, Anami Patel, and Arif Showkat. C20209T prothrombin gene mutation associated deep venous thrombosis in a hemodialysis patient. Clinical Nephrology, 2014.
  4. Bani-Hani, S, Showkat, A. Renal function recovery in dialysis dependent patients. Tenn Med, 106 (8), 36-40, 2013.
  5. Alshayeb, HM, Wall, BM, Showkat, A, Mangold, T, Quarles, LD. Chronic Kidney Disease and Diabetes Mellitus Predict Resistance to Vitamin D Replacement Therapy. Am J Med Sci, 2012.
  6. Dai, B, David, V, Alshayeb, HM, Showkat, A, Gyamlani, G, Horst, RL, Wall, BM, Quarles, LD. Assessment of 24,25(OH)(2)D levels does not support FGF23-mediated catabolism of vitamin D metabolites. Kidney Int, 82 (10), 1061-70, 2012.
  7. Alshayeb, HM, Gilless, JP, Greenwell, MW, Mangold, TM, Showkat, A, Walton, JD, Wall, BM. Determining the optimal method for proteinuria detection in chronic spinal cord injury. Spinal Cord, 50 (2), 153-8, 2012.
  8. Bani-Hani, S, Showkat, A, Wall, BM, Das, P, Huang, L, Al-Absi, AI. Endovascular stent migration to the right ventricle causing myocardial injury. Semin Dial, 25 (5), 562-4, 2012.
  9. Siddiqui, OA, Al-Absi, A, Showkat, A. A case of renal infarction associated with elevated factor VIII level. Clin Nephrol, 76 (3), 250-5, 2011.
  10. Alshayeb, HM, Showkat, A, Babar, F, Mangold, T, Wall, BM. Severe hypernatremia correction rate and mortality in hospitalized patients. Am J Med Sci, 341 (5), 356-60, 2011.
  11. Yalavarthy, U, Agrawal, VK, Showkat, A. Unilateral breast swelling as a complication of innominate vein stenosis in a hemodialysis patient. Clin Nephrol, 75 Suppl 1, 56-9, 2011.
  12. Alshayeb, H, Showkat, A, Wall, BM. Lactic acidosis in restrained cocaine intoxicated patients. Tenn Med, 103 (10), 37-9, 2010.
  13. Bani-Hani, S, Patel, V, Larsen, CP, Walker, PD, Cooke, CR, Showkat, A. Renal disease in AIDS: it is not always HIVAN. Clin Exp Nephrol, 14 (3), 263-7, 2010.
  14. Showkat, A, Wall, BM, Cooke, CR. Cirrhosis and IgA nephropathy related to the PiSZ phenotype of alpha1-antitrypsin deficiency. Clin Nephrol, 63 (6), 496-500, 2005.
  15. Showkat, A, Lo, A, Shokouh-Amiri, H, Nezakatgoo, N, Gaber, AO, Mya, M, Egidi, MF. Are autoimmune diseases or glomerulonephritis affecting the development of panel-reactive antibodies in candidates for renal transplantation. Transplant Proc, 37 (2), 645-7, 2005.