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  • Welcome

    To Coastal Nephrology  Associates

    Dr. Kaveh started his practice in Charlotte County in 2002, working out of a small office in Punta Gorda.

    In 2005, Dr. Kaveh founded Volunteer Medical Research where he is the principal investigator in national and international research studies.

    By 2008, Coastal Nephrology Associates and Volunteer Medical Research had grown and moved to the current location at 3221 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte. Dr. Pankhaniya joined Dr. Kaveh in practice at Coastal Nephrology Associates after relocating to Florida from Arizona.

    On July 1, 2013 Dr. Nandeesha Hanumanthappa joined Coastal Nephrology Associates after completing his nephrology fellowship at Baystate Medical Center/Tufts University in Springfield, Massachusetts.

    Dr Kaveh, Dr. Pankhaniya and Dr. Nandeesh are dedicated to providing their patients with the best care possible. Their efforts were recognized when Dr Pankhaniya was named one of Castle Connolly’s Regional Top Doctors and Dr Kaveh again won the Charlotte Sun Herald’s Readers Choice Award for Best Nephrologist in Charlotte County.

    In addition to the Port Charlotte office, the doctors also see patients in satellite offices in North Port and Englewood.

    Dr. Kaveh, Dr. Pankhaniya and Dr. Nandeesh have privileges at Bayfront Punta Gorda, Bayfront Port Charlotte, Fawcett Memorial Hospital , Englewood Community Hospital and Venice Regional Bayfront Hospital as well as dialysis centers in Punta Gorda, Port Charlotte, Arcadia , North Port and  Venice.

    For more information on each doctor please click on the “Our Doctors” tab.

    Coastal Nephrology Associates welcomes new patients. We will be happy to schedule an appointment for you with one of our doctors.


  • Contact Us


    3221 Tamiami Trail
    Port Charlotte, Fl 33952





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    Volunteer Medical Research