Nephrology | Male | 52 years old
Miami Renal Institute
1717 N Bayshore Dr Ste 217
Miami, FL 33132
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Dr. Nayer is an academic nephrologist, internist, pathologist, educator, and investigator. He received his medical degree from Cologne University in Germany. After his residency in pathology and internal medicine at Brown University in Rhode Island, he completed his clinical and research fellowship in nephrology, pathology of the kidney, and kidney transplantation at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital affiliated with Harvard University. Later, he studied diabetes mellitus and diabetic kidney disease at Harvard-affiliated Joslin Diabetes Center, the world's preeminent diabetes research and clinical care organization. Dr. Nayer held faculty positions at the Harvard Medical School (Lecturer), Alpert Medical School at Brown University (Assistant Professor of Medicine), and Miller School of Medicine at the University of Miami (Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine). During an academic career spanning over nearly two decades, Dr. Nayer practiced consultative nephrology at some of the most prestigious tertiary medical centers in the country. While a faculty at Brown University, he served as consultant nephrologist at the Hallett Center for Diabetes. At the University of Miami Hospital, he served as the Medical Director of the Dialysis and Apheresis Services. Dr. Nayer served as a Medical Director at several dialysis centers including Fresenius and DaVita. Dr. Nayer is considered an expert in inflammatory, glomerular, and metabolic kidney diseases as well as thrombotic microangiopathies. He has published over 60 scientific reports and book chapters on the kidney disease. Dr. Nayer was the principal investigator or co-investigator of several NIH-sponsored clinical trials and has presented his research findings at national and international meetings. He serves on the editorial board of several medical journals and is frequently invited to give a lecture on the kidney disease.
Excellence in Nephrology, Hypertension, and Pathology of the Kidney
Chronic kidney disease, hypertension, proteinuria, blood in the urine, nephrotic syndrome, acute kidney failure, diabetic kidney disease, kidney inflammation, glomerulonephritis, lupus nephritis, cystic kidney disease, kidney stones, fluid and electrolyte disorders, acid-base disorders, dialysis, blood dialysis, peritoneal dialysis, post-kidney transplant care, minimal change disease, focal segmental glomerulosclerosis, membranous nephropathy, IgA nephropathy, membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis, kidney diseases secondary to viral infections (HIV, hepatitis C), thrombotic angiopathies, hereditary kidney disease, paraprotein deposition diseases
Hemodialysis; Peritoneal Dialysis; Therapeutic Plasma Exchange; Pathology of the Kidney; Inflammatory Kidney Disease
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Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which he or she practices. A board-certified doctor is more likely than a non-board-certified doctor to have the most current skills and knowledge about how to treat your medical condition.
Graduated in 1993
Completed in 2002
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