Education

Medical School University of Illinois at Chicago (1977), Medicine

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Acute Renal Failure
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Electrolyte Abnormalities & Disorders
  • General Nephrology
  • Glomerular Disease
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Disease
  • Renovascular (Secondary) Hypertension Management

Research Interest

  • Cardiovascular Morbidity and Mortality in Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Diabetic Nephropathy Pathogenesis and Treatment
  • Hemodialysis Techniques and Management
  • Hypertension in Chronic Kidney Disease

Publications

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Honors & Awards

  • Fellow, High Blood Pressure Council
    American Heart Association (1995)
  • Outstanding Teacher Award
    Medical Student Class, 1992-97 (1992)
  • Outstanding Teacher Award
    Housestaff of UT Southwestern (1987)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
    Medical Honor Society (1977)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Heart Association
  • American Society of Hypertension
  • American Society of Nephrology
  • National Kidney Foundation
  • Renal Physicians Association