Dr. Michael D Rokaw MD Nephrologist

Dr. Michael Rokaw is a nephrologist in Shreveport, Louisiana and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including CHRISTUS Schumpert Medical Center and Cornerstone Hospital of Bossier City. He received his medical degree from SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and has been in practice for 26 years. He is one of 13 doctors at CHRISTUS Schumpert Medical Center and one of 11 at Cornerstone Hospital of Bossier City who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1988–1991

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1991–1993

SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Class of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Nephrology

LA State Medical License
Active through 2015

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (ASNF), American Society of Nephrology

Publications & Presentations

Vasopressin stimulates sodium transport in A6 cells via a phosphatidylinositide 3-kinase-dependent pathway.
Edinger, R. S., Rokaw, M. D., Johnson, J. P.

Carboxylmethylation of the beta subunit of xENaC regulates channel activity.
Rokaw, M. D., Wang, J. M., Edinger, R. S., Weisz, O. A., Hui, D., Middleton, P., Shlyonsky, V., Berdiev, B. K., Ismailov, I., Eaton, D. C., Benos, D. J., Johnson, J. P.

A second enzyme protecting mineralocorticoid receptors from glucocorticoid occupancy.
Morris, D. J., Latif, S. A., Rokaw, M. D., Watlington, C. O., Johnson, J. P.

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