1123 N. Main Ave, Suite 120
San Antonio, Texas 78212
111 Dallas Street
San Antonio, TX 78205
7400 Barlite Boulevard
San Antonio, TX 78224
J. Arnaldo Ramirez, MDDr. J. Arnaldo Ramirez has been a member of the Renal Associates practice since 1985. Dr. Ramirez studied Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He completed his post-graduate studies and training at the University of Texas Health Science Center, Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas and Baylor University of Dallas. Dr. Ramirez works out of our downtown San Antonio office and has board certification in both Nephrology and Internal Medicine.
EducationMD, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 1980
Postgraduate trainingInternship, Internal Medicine - University of Texas Health Science Center, Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas, Dallas, Texas, 1981
Residency, Internal Medicine - University of Texas Health Science Center, Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas, Dallas, Texas, 1983
Fellowship, Nephrology - Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, 1985
Board certificationsAmerican Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine - Nephrology
Professional organizations, societiesRenal Physicians Association
Texas Medical Association
Bexar County Medical Society
Medical directorshipsFMC Dialysis Svs of Southwest San Antonio - LaMision Kidney Disease Clinic
BMA of West San Antonio - Rosedale Kidney Disease Clinic
Publications and presentationsRamirez, A., Emmett, M., White, M. G., Fathi, N., Santa Ana, C. A., Morawski, S. G., Fordtran, J. S.: The Absorption of Dietary Phosphorus and Calcium in Hemodialysis Patients. Journal of Kidney International. Volume 30, Issue 5, pages 753-759, November 1986.
Sheik, M. S., Ramirez, A., Emmett, M., Santa Ana, C. A., Schiller, L. R., Fordtran, J. S.: Role of Vitamin D-dependent and Vitamin D-independent Mechanisms in Absorption of Food Calcium. Journal of Clinical Investigation. Volume 81, #1, January 1988.
Research experienceAstra Zeneca Planet I and Planet II: Proteinuria and Dyslipidemia. Study on Diabetics and Non Diabetics in 2006 - ongoing
Affymax AFX01-03: Erythropoietic agent on Dialysis patients in 2006 - ongoing
Amgen NESP study on CKD patients in 2001.
Role of Vitamin D-dependent and Vitamin D-independent Mechanisms in Absorption of Food Calcium in 1988. Published in Journal of Clinical Investigation
The Absorption of Dietary Phosphorus and Calcium in Hemodialysis patients in 1986. Published in Journal of Kidney International
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. FASN