Dr. Kevin Finkel is Tenured Professor and Director of the Division of Renal Diseases & Hypertension at the UTHealth Science Center at Houston- McGovern Medical School, and Chief of Nephrology at Memorial Hermann Hospital- Texas Medical Center.
Dr. Finkel’s clinical and research interests are in critical care nephrology, extracorporeal therapies for sepsis, as well as renal diseases in cancer patients. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia and is an Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society graduate from the University of Texas- McGovern Medical School in Houston. Dr. Finkel completed his Internal Medicine training at Northwestern University in Chicago and his Nephrology Fellowship at Barnes Hospital/Washington University in St. Louis. Additionally, he has been elected as a Fellow in the American College of Physicians, the American Society of Nephrology, and the American College of Critical Care Medicine.