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Susanne Nicholas, MD, PhD

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Susanne Nicholas, MD, PhD

UCLA Physician Susanne Nicholas, MD, PhD specializes in Nephrology.
Specialty
Nephrology
Gender
Female
Language Spoken
English, Spanish
Hospital Affiliation
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
State License Number
G70174
Contact
(310) 206-7662 Information and referral
PRACTICE LOCATION

UCLA Specialty/Endocrinology
200 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 365-B
Los Angeles, CA 90095

MEDICAL BOARD CERTIFICATION
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1994, 2009
EDUCATION
Fellowship
Nephrology, UCLA School of Medicine, 1992 - 1998
Residency
Internal Medicine, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, 1990 - 1992
Internship
Internal Medicine, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, 1989 - 1990
Degree
MD, UC San Diego School of Medicine, 1989
CLINICAL INTEREST
General Nephrology, Hypertension
AFFILIATION
Department Affiliation
Provider, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, Nephrology
MORE INFORMATION
Research Interest
Dr. Nicholas' research interest is in understanding the mechanisms involved in diabetic kidney disease in order to develop new methods to improve diagnosis, management and treatment strategies. Because of the disproportionate number of ethnic minorities affected by diabetes-related kidney disease, Dr. Nicholas is also involved in a clinical genetic study that investigates susceptibility genes for diabetes and their linkage relationships to kidney disease in Mexican Americans and African Americans. She has established collaborations locally, nationally and internationally, is well published and has serve on several grant review committees.
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