Csaba Pal Kovesdy, MD, FASN

Practice: UT Nephrology

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Dr. Kovesdy is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine with sub-specialty certification in Nephrology.

Specialty:  Nephrology

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1030 Jefferson, Suite G410
901-523-8990, x 6918


  • American Board of Internal Medicine with subspecialty certification in Nephrology


  • Medical Degree: (Summa cum laude) Medical University of Pécs, Hungary


  • (Internal Medicine) Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan


  • (Renal Medicine) Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland

Academic Title:

  • Fred Hatch Professor of Medicine in Nephrology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis

Special Interests:

  • Metabolic Disorders
  • Bone and Mineral Disorders
  • Obesity in Chronic Kidney Disease

Professional Membership:

  • American Heart Association – Kidney Council
  • American Society of Nephrology, Fellow
  • International Society of Nephrology

Additional Information:

  • Co-author and author of three book chapters and over 280 medical articles, presentations and abstracts
  • Participated in over 30 medical research projects in nephrology; has won several grants
  • Extensive medical teaching experience, including over 50 lectures throughout the United States and in France, Italy, and Hungary
  • Journal reviewer for over 10 medical journals
  • Included in Guide to America’s Top Physicians by the Consumers’ Research Council of America