Dr. Stephen Z. Fadem
Stephen Z. Fadem, MD, FACP, FASN, is well known in the renal medicine industry and practices at Kidney Associates PLLC in Houston, Texas. He and several other doctors were instrumental in founding the Houston Kidney Center, one of the premier networks of Davita kidney dialysis. A computer expert and inventor, Dr. Fadem developed a line of medical calculators under the name of TouchCalc. He also developed a kidney education program called the Nephron Information Center, or RenalWorld. This program was one of the first to use news stories to keep people updated on developments in kidney disease. He is on the editorial board of numerous publications and has presented many abstracts internationally.