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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.

More about Carmen Peralta

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. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. 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.
  10. 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.
  11. 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.
  12. Carter CE, Katz R, Kramer H, de Boer IH, Kestenbaum BR, Peralta CA, Siscovick D, Sarnak MJ, Levey AS, Inker LA, Allison MA, Criqui MH, Shlipak MG, Ix JH. Influence of urine creatinine concentrations on the relation of albumin-creatinine ratio with cardiovascular disease events: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Am J Kidney Dis. 2013 Oct; 62(4):722-9.
  13. Bansal N, Vittinghoff E, Peralta CA, Shlipak MG, Grubbs V, Jacobs DR, Siscovick D, Steffes M, Carr JJ, Bibbins-Domingo K. Estimated kidney function based on serum cystatin C and risk of subsequent coronary artery calcium in young and middle-aged adults with preserved kidney function: results from the CARDIA study. Am J Epidemiol. 2013 Aug 1; 178(3):410-7.
  14. Dubin RF, Teerlink JR, Schiller NB, Alokozai D, Peralta CA, Johansen KL. Association of segmental wall motion abnormalities occurring during hemodialysis with post-dialysis fatigue. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2013 Oct; 28(10):2580-5.
  15. Peralta CA, Weekley CC, Li Y, Shlipak MG. Occult chronic kidney disease among persons with hypertension in the United States: data from the national health and nutrition surveys 1988-1994 and 1999-2002. J Hypertens. 2013 Jun; 31(6):1196-202.
  16. Rifkin DE, Katz R, Chonchol M, Shlipak MG, Sarnak MJ, Fried LF, Newman AB, Siscovick DS, Peralta CA. Blood pressure components and decline in kidney function in community-living older adults: the Cardiovascular Health Study. Am J Hypertens. 2013 Aug; 26(8):1037-44.
  17. Shlipak MG, Mattes MD, Peralta CA. Update on cystatin C: incorporation into clinical practice. Am J Kidney Dis. 2013 Sep; 62(3):595-603.
  18. Mehrotra R, Peralta CA, Chen SC, Li S, Sachs M, Shah A, Norris K, Saab G, Whaley-Connell A, Kestenbaum B, McCullough PA. No independent association of serum phosphorus with risk for death or progression to end-stage renal disease in a large screen for chronic kidney disease. Kidney Int. 2013 Nov; 84(5):989-97.
  19. Chang TI, Li S, Chen SC, Peralta CA, Shlipak MG, Fried LF, Whaley-Connell AT, McCullough PA, Tamura MK. Risk factors for ESRD in individuals with preserved estimated GFR with and without albuminuria: results from the Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP). Am J Kidney Dis. 2013 Apr; 61(4 Suppl 2):S4-11.
  20. Peralta CA, Vittinghoff E, Bansal N, Jacobs D, Muntner P, Kestenbaum B, Lewis C, Siscovick D, Kramer H, Shlipak M, Bibbins-Domingo K. Trajectories of kidney function decline in young black and white adults with preserved GFR: results from the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study. Am J Kidney Dis. 2013 Aug; 62(2):261-6.

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