Neena Penagaluru, M.D.

Neena Penagaluru, M.D.

Education:
Nephrology Fellowship – University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Residency in Internal Medicine, Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune, New Jersey
Chief Resident for Internal Medicine Residency Program, Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune, New Jersey
M.B.B.S., Osmania Medical College, India
Board Certified in Nephrology & Internal Medicine
Practice Areas: Nephrology



Appointments:
11/2013 – Present
Nephrologist
San Antonio Kidney Disease Center

Certification and Licensure:

  • Board Certified Physician (2011) American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Texas Medical Board (2013)

Memberships:

  • American Society of Nephrology
  • National Kidney Foundation
  • American College of Physicians
  • International Society of Peritoneal Dialysis (ISPD)

Other Awards/Accomplishments:

  • Chief resident for the internal medicine residency program at Jersey Shore University Medical Center for the academic year 2010-2011
  • Best Teacher Award June 2011: For excellent teaching, support, professionalism and contribution to the education of Robert Wood Johnson Medical students.
  • Outstanding Fellow Award, June 2013. UTHSCSA nephrology fellowship.
  • Semifinalist: ACP poster presentation May 2009 ‚ÄúPachydermoperiostosis-an unusual cause of arthritis” Penagaluru N, Formin S, Farghani S, Asnani

Poster Presentations:

  • Treatment of Vitamin D Deficiency (VDD) with Ergocalciferol is associated with reduced Vascular Access Dysfunction (VAD) in Chronic Hemodialysis Patients (HDP)
    Neena Penagaluru, Christine Gear, Jonathan Gelfond, Wajeh Qunibi. POSTER / ASN- 2012
  • Effect of Ergocalciferol on Anemia and Mineral Metabolism Management in Hemodialysis Patients. Padam Hirachan, MD Neena Penagaluru, MD Ken Williams Paolo Fanti, MD and Shweta Bansal MD. POSTER/ ASN- 2012
  • Treatment of Vitamin D Deficiency / Insufficiency with Ergocalciferol is Associated with Reduced Vascular Access Dysfuntion (VAD) in Chronic Hempdialysis Paients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) Karina Vasquez, Gaurav Agarwal, Neena Penagaluru, Jonathan Gelfon, Wajeh Qunibi;. POSTER/ NKF- 2013
  • New Onset Malignant Hypertension with Thrombotic Microangiopathy associated with Suspected Hyperaldosteronism in a Peritoneal Dialysis Patient
  • Kelly Heegard, MD, Neena Penagaluru, MD, Martha Salazar, RN, Shweta Bansal, MD. POSTER / SRM- 2013
  • Effect of Ergocalciferol on Anemia and Mineral Metabolism Management in Hemodialysis Patients. Padam Hirachan, MD Neena Penagaluru, MD Ken Williams Paolo Fanti, MD and Shweta Bansal MD. POSTER/ SRM- 2013
  • Penagaluru N, Makey D, Patel U, Patel R, Mehandru S, D’Agati V- Recurrent Acute tubular Necrosis – A rare presentation of hypercalcemia: National Kidney Foundation, Spring Clinical Meetings April 2010
  • Penagaluru N, Formin S, Farghani S, Asnani S. (2009, May). Pachydermoperiostosis-an unusual cause of arthritis: ACP poster presentation; New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Patel R, Patel U, Penagaluru N, Asnani S. Bones, moans and groans – a break from the usual. American Association of Clinical Endocrinology Annual Meeting April 2010 Boston
  • Patel R, Patel U, Penagaluru N, Asnani S. Bones, moans and groans – a break from the usual. NJ ACP Annual Meeting February 2010
  • Kojanian H, Penagaluru N, Weiner L, Alpert D. Wegener’s granulomatosis presenting with hemolytic anemia and acute respiratory distress syndrome: Clinical Vignette Competition, American College of Physicians, Toronto April 23 2010.
  • Salat R, Alsharif A, Penagaluru N, Asnani S. Atypical carcinoid pancoast tumors: American Association of Clinical Endocrinology Annual Meeting April 2010 Boston.
departments: New Braunfels Clinic, Seguin Clinic
positions: Internal Medicine, Nephrology