303 N. Frio, San Antonio
Emmanuel Anekwe, MD Emmanuel Anekwe, MD is a board certified nephrologist with American Society of Diagnostic Interventional Nephrology advanced certifications. He completed his nephrology training at the Hospital of Oregon Health Science University. He then spent a year training in endovascular procedures at Arizona Kidney Dialysis and Hypertension Center in Phoenix. Dr. Anekwe is adept in performing a wide range of endovascular procedures including post surgical intervention to assist arteriovenous fistula maturation.
EducationBachelor of Medicine and Surgery, including Internship, University of Nigeria, College of Medicine, Enugu State, Nigeria, 1996
Postgraduate trainingInternship in Medicine, Nigerian Armed Forces Hospital, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria, 1997
Internship in Medicine and Residency in Internal Medicine Howard University Hospital, Washington, DC, 2004
Fellowship in Nephrology, Oregon Health Science University, Portland, OR, 2007
Fellowship in Interventional Nephrology Arizona Kidney Dialysis and Hypertension Surgery Center, Phoenix, AZ, 2008
Board certificationsAmerican Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine - Nephrology American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology: Certification in Interventional Nephrology, Advanced Hemodialysis Vascular Access Procedures, Placement of Permanent Peritoneal Dialysis Catheters
Professional organizations, societiesMember, American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology
Member, American Medical Association
Member, American College of Physicians
Awards and honorsBest Graduating Senior Student, Northern zone missionary owned catholic schools in Nigeria
Dean's List, Honor Role in medical school class of 1996
Teaching Award, Howard University Medical School, Washington, DC
Scholarly Activity Award, Howard University Medical School
Publications and presentationsIneffective Erythropoiesis with Nucleated Erythrocytes in the blood of a patient with AIDS. Syed Hassan, Emmanuel Anekwe, John A. Kark. Blood 2003:100:45b (Abs)
Prevalence of Renal Disease in Sickle Cell Patients. Syed Hassan, Emmanuel Anekwe, Oswaldo Castro.
Blood 2003:23b (Abs)
A Longitudinal Comparison of Depression and Quality of Life Scores on Nocturnal Versus Daytime Hemodialysis. Emmanuel Anekwe, Linda Ganzani, Suzanne Watnik, ASN 2007 (Abs)
Research experienceQuality of life study in endstage renal disease patients. (Ongoing study at George Washington University, D.C.)
Shadi Mourad, M.D.
Paraic J. Mulgrew, M.D., FACP
Aashish Kumar Pandey, M.D.
Pablo E. Pergola, M.D., Ph.D.
Jessica L. Pierce, M.D., Ph.D.
J. Arnaldo Ramirez, M.D.
Navid Q. Saigal, M.D., FACP
Mohamed Shafiu, M.D.