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LUZ MORENO, M.D.

Luz Moreno, M.D., is board certified in Nephrology. She is a medical school graduate of Pontificia Universidad Javeriana of Bogotá, Colombia. Dr. Moreno’s residency was completed at Saint Luke’s Hospital for Internal Medicine and her Nephrology Fellowship was done at Mount Sinai of New York, as well as the Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Moreno joined Renal Associates, P.A. in 1998. She is fluent in both English and Spanish.

Education

MD, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogota, Colombia, 1985

Postgraduate Training

Residency - Internal Medicine (PGY1 and PGY2), Saint Luke's Hospital, Cleveland, OH, 1991
Fellowship - Nephrology, Mount Sinai, New York, NY, 1993
Fellowship - Hypertension and Nephrology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, 1995

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine - Nephrology

Professional Organizations, Societies

Bexar County Medical Society
Texas Medical Association

Awards and Honors

1999, Best Intern of the Year, St. Luke's Hospital, Cleveland, OH

Medical Directorships

Southwest Kidney Disease Clinic - BMA of South San Antonio

Research and Publications

"Bicarbonate Dialysate for Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy in Intensive Care Unit Patients"  American Journal of Kidney Disease, 1995;26;910-17

"Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy: Cost Considerations and Reimbursement"  Seminars in Dialysis, 1996;9;209-14

"Establishing a Dialysis Therapy/Patient Outcome Link in Intensive Care Unit Patients with Acute Renal Failure"  American journal of Kidney Diseases, 1996;28,5, Supp. 3:S81-S89

"Dialytic Support in Acute Renal Failure (ARF) Patients with Implantable Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD)"  Journal of Intensive Care Medicine, 1997; 12 No.1

"The Effect of Sodium and Ultrafiltration Modeling on Plasma Volume Changes and Hemodynamic Stability in Intensive Care Patients Receiving Hemodialysis for Acute Renal Failure"  Nephrol Dial Transplant, 1996:11 (supp. 8): 32-37

1995 American Society of Nephrology poster presentation: "Prescribed Versus Delivered Dialysis in the Intensive Care Unit", manuscript in preparation.

Clinic Locations

Downtown

215 E. Quincy Street, Suite 610
San Antonio, Texas 78215
210.226.2001

Affiliated Hospitals

Baptist Downtown

111 Dallas Street
San Antonio, TX 78205

Metropolitan Methodist

1310 McCullough Avenue
San Antonio, TX 78212

Nix Hospital

414 Navarro Street
San Antonio, Texas 78205

Languages

English
Spanish