Vidula Tushar Vachharajani, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Vidula Tushar Vachharajani, M.D.

Associate Professor,

Clinical Specialties

Sepsis, Critical Care

Contact Information

Department: 336-716-2011


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Education & Training

  • M.B.,B.S., Bombay Univ Grant Medical College-India , 1986
  • Residency, Lsu-Shreveport Affil Hsps, 2000
  • Fellowship, LSU School of Medicine-Shrevep, 2004

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine - Critical Care Medicine


  • Shock Society
  • Soc Of Critical Care Medicine
  • Amer Coll Of Chest Physicians

NPI Number

  • 1952323040
Vidula Tushar Vachharajani, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Vidula Tushar Vachharajani, M.D.

Associate Professor, Critical Care
Hypertension and Vascular Research Center

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-4498 | Department: 336-716-2011


Recent Publications

Vachharajani V, Cunningham C, Yoza B, Carson J Jr, Vachharajani TJ, McCall C. Adiponectin-deficiency exaggerates sepsis-induced microvascular dysfunction in the mouse brain. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2012;20(3):498-504.

Liu TF, Brown CM, El Gazzar M, McPhail L, Millet P, Rao A, Vachharajani VT, Yoza BK, McCall CE. Fueling the flame: bioenergy couples metabolism and inflammation. J Leukoc Biol. 2012;92(3):499-507.

Liu TF, Yoza BK, El Gazzar M, Vachharajani VT, McCall CE. NAD+-dependent SIRT1 deacetylase participates in epigenetic reprogramming during endotoxin tolerance. J Biol Chem. 2011;286(11):9856-9864.

Vachharajani TJ, Vachharajani V. A circuitous detour. Kidney Int. 2011;79(12):1383.

Vachharajani TJ, Moossavi S, Jordan JR, Vachharajani V, Freedman BI, Burkart JM. Re-evaluating the Fistula First Initiative in octogenarians on hemodialysis. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2011;6(7):1663-1667.

McCall CE, El Gazzar M, Liu T, Vachharajani V, Yoza B. Epigenetics, bioenergetics, and microRNA coordinate gene-specific reprogramming during acute systemic inflammation. J Leukoc Biol. 2011;90(3):439-446.

Vachharajani TJ, Vachharajani V. Obstacles for clinical monitoring in hemodialysis patients because of multiple vascular accesses. Semin Dial. 2010;23(1):114-116.

Vachharajani V, Wang SW, Mishra N, El Gazzar M, Yoza B, McCall C. Curcumin modulates leukocyte and platelet adhesion in murine sepsis. Microcirculation. 2010;17(6):407-416.

Vachharajani V, Granger DN. Adipose tissue: a motor for the inflammation associated with obesity. IUBMB Life. 2009;61(4):424-430.

Vachharajani V. Diet-induced obesity exacerbates cell adhesion in sepsis [abstract]. Shock. 2009;31(Suppl 1):72.

Vachharajani V. Influence of obesity on sepsis. Pathophysiology. 2008;15(2):123-134.

Vachharajani V, Vital S, Russell J, Granger DN. Hypertonic saline and the cerebral microcirculation in obese septic mice. Microcirculation. 2007;14(3):223-231.

Vachharajani T, Vachharajani V. Vasopressin-receptor antagonist therapy in patients with hyponatraemia. Br J Hosp Med. 2007;68(7):367-372.

Vachharajani V, Vital S. Obesity and sepsis. J Intensive Care Med. 2006;21(5):287-295.

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Associate Professor, Critical Care

Clinical Specialties

Sepsis, Critical Care

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