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This content was provided by Dr. Ortiz Melo I enjoy practicing nephrology and taking care of patients with kidney disorders. My clinical interests include management of uncontrolled high blood pressure chronic kidney disease acute kidney failure and fluid and electrolyte disorders. I also have particular interest in the evaluation and management of kidney diseases affecting cancer patients (onco-nephrology).
Dr. Ortiz Melo does not have any board certifications listed.
Acute Kidney Failure
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
End-Stage Renal Disease
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Kidney Infection, Acute
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Vitamin D Deficiency
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Wayne State University
Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
Duke University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014
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