Clinic Locations

Uvalde
Uvalde Specialty Clinic
1025 Garner Field Road
Uvalde, Texas  78801
210.403.7978

Westover Hills
11212 State Highway 151
Plaza 2, Suite 240
San Antonio, Texas  78251
210.403.7978


Affiliated Hospitals
Christus Santa Rosa 
333 North Santa Rosa Street
San Antonio, Texas78207

Christus Santa Rosa Westover Hills
11212 State Highway 151
San Antonio, Texas 78251

Warm Springs Rehab Hospital
14747 Jones Maltsburger Road
San Antonio, Texas 78247

LifeCare Hospital
8902 Floyd Curl Drive
San Antonio, Texas 78240

St. Luke's Baptist Hospital
7930 Floyd Curl Drive
San Antonio, Texas 78229

Methodist Hospital
7700 Floyd Curl Drive 
San Antonio, Texas 78229

Languages
English
Spanish

Michael V. DeGaetano, DO


Michael DeGaetano, DO, participated in a seven year combined Bachelor of Science/Doctor of Osteopathy Program at New York Institute of Technology ultimately resulting in receiving his Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. DeGaetano then completed Residency in Internal Medicine at Winthrop affiliated with State University of New York. His fellowship was completed at Walter Reed Army Medical Center where he served further in the Army at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio first as staff Nephrologist then as Chief of Nephrology. Dr. DeGaetano is board certified in Nephrology. Dr. DeGaetano has been part of Renal Associates since 2005 and looks forward to practicing for many years to come. In addition to practicing medicine he spends much of his time at home with his wife and his three children.

Education

DO, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, 1995

Postgraduate Training

Transitional Internship, Good Samaritan Hospital, West Islip, NY, 1996

Internship, Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, NY, 1997

Internal Medicine Residency, Winthrop University Hospital affiliated with the State University of New York at Stonybrook, Mineola, NY, 1999

Nephrology fellowship: Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, 2001

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine - Nephrology

Professional Organizations, Societies

American Osteopathic Association

American Medical Association

American College of Physicians

American Society of Nephrology

National Kidney Foundation
Bexar County Medical Society
Texas Medical Association 

Awards and Honors


Graduate Summa Cum Laude - New York Institute of Technology

Nu Ypsilon Tau Academic Honor Society - New York Institute of Technology

David G. Salten Award for Excellence in the Natural Sciences - New York Institute of Technology

Life Science Scholarship for Academic Achievement - New York Institute of Technology

Received Honors in 7 classes - New York College of Osteopathic Medicine

Participated in Army Health Professions Scholarship Program - New York College of Osteopathic Medicine

Research Abstracts and Presentations

Generation of Nitric Oxide Activity in Macrophage-Intestinal Epithelial Cell Cocultures
Identification and Cytokine Regulation of Gap Junction Proteins in Macrophages and Intestinal Epithelial Cell Lines
Nitric Oxide Synthase Expression, Regulation, and Activity in Murine Intestinal Epithelial Cells and the
Effect of Interleukin-10 on the Nitric Oxide Pathway Relationship of BNP and Volume Status in Dialysis Patients
FK506 Toxicity and Related Metabolic Changes in a Rat Model
Generation of Nitric Oxide Activity in Macrophage-Intestinal Epithelial Cell Cocultures (DDW 1998)
Identification and Cytokine Regulation of Gap Junction Proteins in Macrophages and
Intestinal Epithelial Cell Lines (DDW 1998)
Case Presentation of a Patient with FSGS and SLE Manifestations (NKF 1999)
Clinical Case Involving IgA Nephropathy (Texas ACP 2003)

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