Doctors and Staff

Meet the Nephrology Team

Carlton M Bates , MD

Chief, Division of Nephrology, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
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Michael L. Moritz , MD

Clinical Director of Pediatric Nephrology
Medical Director, Pediatric Dialysis
Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
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Demetrius Ellis , MD

Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
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Dana Young Fuhrman , DO, MS

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
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Jacqueline Ho , MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
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Abhinav Humar , MD

Thomas E. Starzl Professor of Transplantation Surgery
Division Chief, Transplant Surgery
Clinical Director, Starzl Transplantation Institute
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Yosuke Miyashita , MD

Director, Pediatric Hypertension Clinic
Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
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Christina R Nguyen , MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
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Agnieszka Swiatecka-Urban , MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Nephrology, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Assistant Professor, Department of Cell Biology and Physiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
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Abhay N. Vats , MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
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Clinical Support Staff

Mary Jo Grosso, RN, MSN
Clinical Nurse Specialist

Neelam Katyal
Nutritionist

Emily Standridge
Social Worker

Marilyn Cieri
Practice Manager

Debra Jo Bills, RN
Gina Doyle, RN
Allison Moninger, RN
Transplant Coordinators

Carol Reitmeyer, RN, BSN