Dr. Kathleen S. Padgitt M.D., Nephrologist (Kidney Specialist)

Dr. Kathleen S. Padgitt M.D.

Nephrologist (Kidney Specialist) | Nephrology

1340 Belmont Avenue Suite 2300 Youngstown Ohio, 44504



Dr. Kathleen Padgitt is a nephrologist practicing in Youngstown, Ohio. Dr. Padgitt specializes in the care and treatment of the kidneys. As a nephrologist, Dr. Padgitt most typically treats conditions like kidney stones, chronic kidney disease, acute renal failure, polycystuc kidney disease, high blood pressure and more. Nephrologists are also experts on kidney transplantation and dialysis. They are usually referred to by primary care physicians for problems related to the kidneys, and while they can perform tests to diagnose kidney disorders, they do not perform surgeries.

Education and Training

Northeastern Ohio Medical College

Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine 1989

NEOUCOM (Nephrology)

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine- Internal Medicine


Clinical Hypertension

Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM- Nephrology

Provider Details

Male English 30 years of experience

Areas of expertise and specialization

HypertensionInternal MedicineNutrition

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Lectures on Plant Based Nutrition -
  • Vice President, The Kidney Group -


  • Allegheny Gen Hosp, Nephrology; Southside Med Ctr, Internal Medicine
  • Western Reserve Care System/NEOUCOM Program
  • Western Reserve Care System


  • Western Reserve Care System


  • Allegheny General Hospital

Professional Society Memberships

  • American College of Physicians, American Society of Internal Medicine, American Diabetes Association, American Heart Association, American Society of Hypertension, Ohio State Medical Association, National Kidney Foundation

What do you attribute your success to?

  • Mentors Along the Way

Hospital Affiliations

  • North Shore Medical Center
  • St. Elizabeth Health Center
  • St. Joseph's
  • Trumball Medical Hospital

Accepted Insurance

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Dr. Kathleen S. Padgitt M.D.'s Practice location

1340 Belmont Avenue -
Youngstown, Ohio 44504
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Fax: 330-746-5611

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