VA Renal

West Clinic
Building 100
Rm 1D-149
Sarah Sanghavi, MD
Who to contact for planned absences (vacation, conference leave, etc.):

Email Krista Forsyth Fisher (administrative coordinator),
and cc Felicia Biggs,

Who to contact for emergency absences (sick leave, family emergency, etc.):

Krista Forsyth Fisher (administrative coordinator),
and cc Felicia Biggs,

Please inform the clinic of your absence before 7am so that they can contact any patients that are scheduled.

Admin contact:
Felicia Biggs,, (206) 277-3012
Tuesday mornings 8:00a-12:00p
Thursday afternoons 12:30p-3:30p
There are two patients booked per resident, so absences need to be communicated as far in advance as possible


Patients are seen for a wide variety of problems, including chronic renal failure, immunologic renal disease, nephrotic syndrome, renal transplantation, and severe hypertension. Residents will see and evaluate patients and discuss their findings with an attending physician.