Education and Experience
DO: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2011; Internal Medicine Residency: Geisinger Health System, 2011-2014; Internal Medicine Chief Resident: Geisinger Health System, 2014-2015; Associate Faculty in Hospital Medicine: Geisinger Medical Center, 2014-2017; Nephrology Fellow: Geisinger Health System, 2015-2017; Transplant Nephrology Fellow: University of North Carolina, 2017-2018; Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine: Transplant Nephrology: The Ohio State Wexner Medical Center, 2018-2019; Assistant Professor of Medicine: Nephrology and Hypertension, University of North Carolina, 2019-present.
Research and Clinical Interests
Transplant Nephrology, transplant infectious diseases, access to kidney transplantation, resistant hypertension.
I am passionate about working with my patients to help them achieve their unique health goals. I specialize in treating patients with end stage kidney disease. I find this work particularly rewarding because I get to help people achieve a better quality of life after kidney transplant.
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