Dr. Milagros Anahi Martinez M.D.
Nephrologist (Kidney Specialist) | Nephrology219 Blackjack Oak Shavano Park Texas, 78230
Dr. Milagros Martinez is a nephrologist practicing in Shavano Park, Texas. Dr. Martinez specializes in the care and treatment of the kidneys. As a nephrologist, Dr. Martinez 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
University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston - MD
American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine- Nephrology
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM
Areas of expertise and specialization
- Internal Medicine - University of New Mexico
- 2 Year in Nephrology- University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
Articles and Publications
What do you attribute your success to?
- Her Husband and Family Support.
Hobbies / Sports
- Family Time, Running
Favorite professional publications
- New England Journal of Medicine
Dr. Milagros Anahi Martinez M.D.'s Practice location
Shavano Park, Texas 78230Get Direction
SAN ANTONIO, TX 78229Get Direction
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