Dr. Gabriel Nicolas Contreras MD Nephrologist

Dr. Gabriel Contreras is a nephrologist in Miami, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Jackson Health System and Miami Veterans Affairs Healthcare System. He received his medical degree from Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara and has been in practice for 27 years. He is one of 12 doctors at Jackson Health System and one of 18 at Miami Veterans Affairs Healthcare System who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

Harlem Hospital Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1989–1992

Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1994–1996

Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System
Fellowship, Critical Care Medicine, 1992–1994

Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Critical Care Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Nephrology

FL State Medical License
Active through 2016

Publications & Presentations

Dyslipidemia, malnutrition, inflammation, cardiovascular disease and mortality in chronic kidney disease.
Peev, V.,Nayer, A.,Contreras, G.

Effects of dietary phosphate restriction and phosphate binders on FGF23 levels in CKD.
Isakova, T.,Barchi-Chung, A.,Enfield, G.,Smith, K.,Vargas, G.,Houston, J.,Xie, H.,Wahl, P.,Schiavenato, E.,Dosch, A.,Gutiérrez, O. M.,Diego, J.,Lenz, O.,Contreras, G.,Mendez, A.,Weiner, R. B.,Wolf, M.

Inhibitors of mTOR and risks of allograft failure and mortality in kidney transplantation.
Isakova, T.,Xie, H.,Messinger, S.,Cortazar, F.,Scialla, J. J.,Guerra, G.,Contreras, G.,Roth, D.,Burke, G. W.,Molnar, M. Z.,Mucsi, I.,Wolf, M.

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