Jehan Zahid Bahrainwala, MD

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Course director MED343E, Module 5 MED343E-Nephrology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Senior Associate Program (Fellowship) Director , Nephrology Fellowship at University of Pennsylvania
Co-Director MOD 2, Module 2: Renal, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Medicine, Department of Renal-Electrolyte & Hypertension Division
240 Medical Office Building
51 North 39th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
University of Illinois at Chicago, 2007.
Medical College of Wisconsin, 2011.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Chronic kidney disease
Kidney failure
Hypertension (high blood pressure)
Kidney Stones
Electrolyte disorders
Renal disease and pregnancy
Polycystic kidney disease
Kidney Donor transplant evaluation

Selected Publications

Liann Abu Salman, Christos Kallis, Matthew Palmer, Jehan Bahrainwala Abdallah S. Geara : New-Onset Proteinuria in a Patient With Schwannoma. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 78(3): A12-A15, September 2021.

Leonberg-Yoo, A. K., Hoffman, B. B., & Bahrainwala, J. Z.: In Reply to'Perioperative Risk Assessment and Communication' American journal of kidney diseases: the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation. April 2020.

Persun N, Johnson D, Leonberg-Yoo A, Bahrainwala J, Reese PP, Steiner B, Witmer B, Rashid J, Naji A, Trofe-Clark J. : Dietary Supplement Use in Live Kidney Donors and Recipients. Transplant Research and Risk Management. 2020(12): 9-14, April 2020.

Bahrainwala, J. Z., Gelfand, S. L., Shah, A., Abramovitz, B., Hoffman, B., & Leonberg-Yoo, A. K.: Preoperative risk assessment and management in adults receiving maintenance dialysis and those with earlier stages of CKD. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 75(2): 245-255, February 2020.

Bahrainwala Jehan Z., Leonberg-Yoo Amanda.K., Rudnick Michael.R: Contrast-Induced Acute Kidney Injury: Epidemiology, Risk Stratification, and Prognosis. Kidney Disease in the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory. Rangaswami J., Lerma E., McCullough P. (eds) (eds.). Springer, Cham. 2020 Notes:

Liann Abu Salman MD, Christos Kallis MD, Matthew Palmer MD,PhD, Jehan Bahrainwala MD, Abdallah S. Geara, MD: Bevacizumab-Associated IgA-Dominant Membranoproliferative Glomerulonephritis (Poster Presentation) American Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting, Washington, DC Nov 2019.

Persun N, Johnson D, Leonberg-Yoo A, Bahrainwala J, Reese PP, Collins D, Houston M, Steiner B, Witmer B, Naji A, Trofe-Clark J: Two-year, Single Center, Retrospective Review of Herbal Supplement Use in Living Kidney Donors (Poster Presentation). American Transplant Congress Meeting, Boston, MA June 2019.

Abramovitz, B., Leonberg-Yoo, A., Bahrainwala, J. Z., Litt, H., & Rudnick, M. R. : Bilateral Renal Infarctions During the Use of Sumatriptan. Kidney International Reports 3(5): 1233-1236, May 16 2018 Notes:

Abramovitz, B., Leonberg-Yoo, A., Bahrainwala, J. Z., Litt, H., & Rudnick, M. R.: Bilateral Renal Infarctions During the Use of Sumatriptan (Poster Presentation). National Kidney Foundation Spring clinical meeting 2018.

Nadia Bennett MD MSEd, Jehan Bahrainwala MD, Sarah Nagle MD, Keith Hamilton MD: Reviving Physical Diagnosis Rounds: Using the FACES2 Framework to structure a robust curriculum for clerkship students. 4th Annual Bedside Teaching Stanford 25 Symposium in collaboration with the Society of Bedside Medicine. Palo Alto, CA; Sept 7 - 9 2018 2018.

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