Dr. Ramy M. Hanna is a nephrologist who practices in Palos Verdes. He is board certified in internal medicine and nephrology, and is involved in clinical research, quality improvement projects, grant writing and teaching medical students. He enjoys serving a diverse patient population and providing medical care to at-risk populations.
Dr. Hanna received his medical degree from the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine. He completed his internal medicine residency and nephrology fellowship at Olive View-UCLA Medical Center. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in microbiology, immunology and molecular genetics from UCLA, graduating summa cum laude.
Prior to launching a clinical practice at UCLA, Dr. Hanna worked as an internist and nephrologist at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, and with the Tower Nephrology Medical Group at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, focusing on dialysis modalities, mechanical circulatory support and transplantation—including the management of patients who received multiple organ transplants.
In addition to his clinical responsibilities, Dr. Hanna conducts research on topics including glomerulonephritis, podocytopathies, atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome/thrombotic micro-angiopathy, hyponatremia management and theoretical modeling, medical informatics, and quality improvement of systems based on improved networking, communication and electronic medical record optimization. He was appointed as a fellow of the American Society of Nephrology in 2017.