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Carmen Peralta, M.D.

Kidney specialist

Clinics

Nephrology, Hypertension and Metabolism Practice at Parnassus
400 Parnassus Ave., Fifth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143-0532
Phone: (415) 353-2507
Fax: (415) 353-2568
New Referrals: (415) 476-2173
New Referrals Fax: (415) 476-3381

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

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Additional Languages

Spanish

Education

John Hopkins University School of Medicine 2001

Residencies

Bringhams and Women Hospital 2004

Fellowships

UCSF Medical Center 2008

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Bansal N, Zelnick L, Robinson-Cohen C, Hoofnagle AN, Ix JH, Lima JA, Shoben AB, Peralta CA, Siscovick DS, Kestenbaum B, de Boer IH. Serum parathyroid hormone and 25-hydroxyvitamin d concentrations and risk of incident heart failure: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. J Am Heart Assoc. 2014; 3(6).
  2. Naik RP, Derebail VK, Grams ME, Franceschini N, Auer PL, Peloso GM, Young BA, Lettre G, Peralta CA, Katz R, Hyacinth HI, Quarells RC, Grove ML, Bick AG, Fontanillas P, Rich SS, Smith JD, Boerwinkle E, Rosamond WD, Ito K, Lanzkron S, Coresh J, Correa A, Sarto GE, Key NS, Jacobs DR, Kathiresan S, Bibbins-Domingo K, Kshirsagar AV, Wilson JG, Reiner AP. Association of sickle cell trait with chronic kidney disease and albuminuria in African Americans. JAMA. 2014 Nov 26; 312(20):2115-25.
  3. Holliday EG, Traylor M, Malik R, Bevan S, Maguire J, Koblar SA, Sturm J, Hankey GJ, Oldmeadow C, McEvoy M, Sudlow C, Rothwell PM, Coresh J, Hamet P, Tremblay J, Turner ST, de Andrade M, Rao M, Schmidt R, Crick PA, Robino A, Peralta CA, Jukema JW, Mitchell P, Rosas SE, Wang JJ, Scott RJ, Dichgans M, Mitchell BD, Kao WH, Fox CS, Levi C, Attia J, Markus HS. Polygenic overlap between kidney function and large artery atherosclerotic stroke. Stroke. 2014 Dec; 45(12):3508-13.
  4. López L, Peralta CA, Lee A, Zeki Al Hazzouri A, Haan MN. Impact of acculturation on cardiovascular risk factors among elderly Mexican Americans. Ann Epidemiol. 2014 Oct; 24(10):714-9.
  5. Peralta CA, Katz R, Newman AB, Psaty BM, Odden MC. Systolic and diastolic blood pressure, incident cardiovascular events, and death in elderly persons: the role of functional limitation in the cardiovascular health study. Hypertension. 2014 Sep; 64(3):472-80.
  6. Odden MC, Amadu AR, Smit E, Lo L, Peralta CA. Uric Acid Levels, Kidney Function, and Cardiovascular Mortality in US Adults: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 1988-1994 and 1999-2002. Am J Kidney Dis. 2014 Oct; 64(4):550-7.
  7. Scherzer R, Gandhi M, Estrella MM, Tien PC, Deeks SG, Grunfeld C, Peralta CA, Shlipak MG. A chronic kidney disease risk score to determine tenofovir safety in a prospective cohort of HIV-positive male veterans. AIDS. 2014 Jun 1; 28(9):1289-95.
  8. Driver TH, Katz R, Ix JH, Magnani JW, Peralta CA, Parikh CR, Fried L, Newman AB, Kritchevsky SB, Sarnak MJ, Shlipak MG. Urinary Kidney Injury Molecule 1 (KIM-1) and Interleukin 18 (IL-18) as Risk Markers for Heart Failure in Older Adults: The Health, Aging, and Body Composition (Health ABC) Study. Am J Kidney Dis. 2014 Jul; 64(1):49-56.
  9. Inker LA, Astor BC, Fox CH, Isakova T, Lash JP, Peralta CA, Kurella Tamura M, Feldman HI. KDOQI US Commentary on the 2012 KDIGO Clinical Practice Guideline for the Evaluation and Management of CKD. Am J Kidney Dis. 2014 May; 63(5):713-35.
  10. Bromfield SG, Bowling CB, Tanner RM, Peralta CA, Odden MC, Oparil S, Muntner P. Trends in Hypertension Prevalence, Awareness, Treatment, and Control Among US Adults 80 Years and Older, 1988-2010. J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2014 Apr; 16(4):270-6.
  11. Wen CP, Matsushita K, Coresh J, Iseki K, Islam M, Katz R, McClellan W, Peralta CA, Wang H, de Zeeuw D, Astor BC, Gansevoort RT, Levey AS, Levin A. Relative risks of chronic kidney disease for mortality and end-stage renal disease across races are similar. Kidney Int. 2014 Oct; 86(4):819-27.
  12. Sarnak MJ, Katz R, Newman A, Harris T, Peralta CA, Devarajan P, Bennett MR, Fried L, Ix JH, Satterfield S, Simonsick EM, Parikh CR, Shlipak MG. Association of urinary injury biomarkers with mortality and cardiovascular events. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2014 Jul; 25(7):1545-53.
  13. Peralta C, Scherzer R, Grunfeld C, Abraham A, Tien P, Devarajan P, Bennett M, Butch A, Anastos K, Cohen M, Nowicki M, Sharma A, Young M, Sarnak M, Parikh C, Shlipak M. Urinary biomarkers of kidney injury are associated with all-cause mortality in the Women's Interagency HIV Study (WIHS). HIV Med. 2014 May; 15(5):291-300.
  14. Grubbs V, Lin F, Vittinghoff E, Shlipak MG, Peralta CA, Bansal N, Jacobs DR, Siscovick DS, Lewis CE, Bibbins-Domingo K. Body Mass Index and Early Kidney Function Decline in Young Adults: A Longitudinal Analysis of the CARDIA (Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults) Study. Am J Kidney Dis. 2014 Apr; 63(4):590-7.
  15. Sanchez OA, Duprez DA, Bahrami H, Daniels LB, Folsom AR, Lima JA, Maisel A, Peralta CA, Jacobs DR. The associations between metabolic variables and NT-proBNP are blunted at pathological ranges: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Metabolism. 2014 Apr; 63(4):475-83.
  16. Dubin RF, Beatty AL, Teerlink JR, Schiller NB, Bolger AF, Alokozai D, Peralta CA, Johansen KL. Determinants of hemodialysis-induced segmental wall motion abnormalities. Hemodial Int. 2014 Apr; 18(2):396-405.
  17. Park M, Vittinghoff E, Ganz P, Peralta CA, Whooley M, Shlipak MG. Role of soluble endothelial cell-selective adhesion molecule biomarker in albuminuria and kidney function changes in patients with coronary artery disease: the heart and soul study. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2014 Jan; 34(1):231-6.
  18. Carson AP, Lewis CE, Jacobs DR, Peralta CA, Steffen LM, Bower JK, Person SD, Muntner P. Evaluating the Framingham Hypertension Risk Prediction Model in Young Adults: The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study. Hypertension. 2013 Dec; 62(6):1015-20.
  19. Driver TH, Scherzer R, Peralta CA, Tien PC, Estrella MM, Parikh CR, Butch AW, Anastos K, Cohen MH, Nowicki M, Sharma A, Young MA, Abraham A, Shlipak MG. Comparisons of creatinine and cystatin C for detection of kidney disease and prediction of all-cause mortality in HIV-infected women. AIDS. 2013 Sep 10; 27(14):2291-9.
  20. Elias-Miró M, Mendes-Braz M, Cereijo R, Villarroya F, Jiménez-Castro MB, Gracia-Sancho J, Guixé-Muntet S, Massip-Salcedo M, Domingo JC, Bermudo R, Rodés J, Peralta C. Resistin and visfatin in steatotic and non-steatotic livers in the setting of partial hepatectomy under ischemia-reperfusion. J Hepatol. 2014 Jan; 60(1):87-95.

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