Welcome from the Chief

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Welcome from the Chief

Welcome to the UVA Division of Nephrology. Nephrology is the branch of Internal Medicine dedicated to the study and treatment of kidney disorders and diseases.

Our division, together with the Center for Immunity, Inflammation and Regenerative Medicine, consists of nephrologists and other healthcare providers, researchers, and trainees working together in a vibrant academic environment to improve patient care and outcomes, achieve excellence and scholarship in our academic activities, innovate and commit to diversity.

As a division, we are committed to building bridges to the local communities within Charlottesville and Virginia.

We invite you to explore our site to learn more about


Mark D. Okusa, MD
Chief, UVA Division of Nephrology

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