According to findings from a study authored by Srinivasan Beddhu, MD (Division of Nephrology), intensively lowering systolic blood pressure increased the risk of incident chronic kidney disease in those with and without type 2 diabetes. ... Read MoreInternal Medicine
Division of Nephrology & Hypertension
The division provides education, patient care and research in all aspects of the pathogenesis and treatment of renal disease and hypertension.
The Division of Nephrology and Hypertension employs 19 full-time faculty. Consultation services are maintained at the University of Utah Health and the Veterans Administration Medical Center, which provide exposure to:
- General nephrology
- Renal transplantation, including combined pancreas and renal transplants
- Dialysis (all modes):
- Dialysis units are located at University of Utah Health, Veterans Administration Medical Center, and several satellite locations throughout the Mountain West.
Harry Senekjian, MD, FNKF receives National Kidney Foundation Award.... Read MoreInternal Medicine
Congratulations to Dr. Yan-Ting Shiu on receiving a VA Merit Grant.... Read MoreInternal Medicine
Congratulations to Dr. Kalani Raphael on receiving a VA Merit Grant.... Read MoreInternal Medicine
Congratulations to Dr. Monique Cho on receiving a VA Merit Grant.... Read MoreInternal Medicine
Congratulations to Dr. Adhish Agarwal for having his letter to NEJM Editor accepted.... Read MoreInternal Medicine