Board Certified Nephrologist in Las Vegas NV
Desert Nephrology of Nevada Medical Director, Dr. Cyril Ovuworie (Dr. Over-worry) graduated from the University of Lagos School of Medicine, Nigeria in 1991 and completed his Internal Medicine Residency at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York 1997. In 1999, he completed his Renal Fellowship at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland. He then moved on to do a Transplant Nephrology Fellowship at Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts which he completed in 2000. He subsequently served as Clinical Instructor at University of California Los Angeles School of Medicine. Dr. Ovuworie participated in various research projects especially in the area of Endothelial Function, Homocysteine and Heart Disease. He and his colleagues have published many of their findings. He is on staff at most of the Las Vegas hospitals.