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Matthew Rivara, M.D.

Matthew Rivara, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Nephrology

Kidney Research Institute
University of Washington
Box 359606
325 9th Ave
Seattle, WA 98104

P: 206-221-6911

F: 206-685-9399


Education and Training

Medical School (2005-2009)
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Medicine Residency (2009-2012)
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA

Nephrology Fellowship (2012-2016)
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Research Interests

1. Symptom burden and health-related quality of life in patients with advanced kidney disease

2. Timing of initiation of maintenance dialysis

3. Comparative effectiveness of dialysis modalities

4. Home dialysis (peritoneal dialysis and home hemodialysis)

5. Proximal tubular secretion in chronic kidney disease

6. Oxidative stress and end-stage renal disease


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