Nephroceuticals
Clinical Advisory Board

The Nephroceuticals leadership team brings expertise, research, and dedication to create doctor formulated supplements for Kidney, Heart & Eye health.

Kidney Advisory Board

Joel D. Kopple, MD

ProRenal Advisory Board Chair

  • Professor of Medicine and Public Health
  • Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
  • UCLA School of Medicine and Public Health
  • Chair, KDOQI Clinical Practice Guidelines for Nutrition Work Group
  • Past President, National Kidney Foundation

Dr. David Kracker

ProRenal Advisory Board Member

  • Medical Director, Fresenius Medical Care
  • Partner, Nephrology Associates Northern Illinois
  • Clinical Teaching Professor, West Suburban Hospital, Illinois
  • Past Medical Staff President, Rush Oak Park Hospital, Illinois
  • Member, American Society of Nephrology
  • Nephrology fellowship completed at New York Hospital/Cornell University

Alison Steiber, PhD, RD, LD

ProRenal Advisory Board Member

  • Editorial Board of the Journal of Renal Nutrition
  • Council of Renal Nutrition, Executive Research Committee
  • Assistant Professor of Nutrition
  • Case Western Reserve University

John Wigneswaran, MD

ProRenal Advisory Board Co-Chairman

  • Chief Medical Officer, DaVita RX
  • Vice President, Clinical Affairs, DaVita Inc.
  • Former Vice President of Market Development and Clinical Strategy, Fresenius Medical Care
  • Former head of Medical Affairs, CHF Solutions/Baxter
  • Former Director of Medical Affairs, Scios Inc.
  • Nephrology fellowship completed at New York Hospital/Cornell University

Dr. Allen Nissenson MD, FACP, FASN, FNKF

ProRenal Advisory Board Member

  • Emeritus Professor of Medicine
  • David Geffen School of Medicine
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • Co-Chair Kidney Care Partners Quality Initiative

Robert Provenzano, MD

ProRenal Advisory Board Co-Chairman

  • Section Head, Nephrology, St. John’s Hospital
  • Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine
  • Wayne State University School of Medicine
  • Chief Medical Officer, Nephrology Practice Services, DaVita Inc.
  • Vice President of Business Development, DaVita Inc.
  • Past President, Renal Physicians Association (RPA)

Jeffrey Hymes, MD

ProRenal Advisory Board Member

  • Chief Medical Officer, Fresenius Medical Care
  • Co-Founder, President, and Chief Medical Officer, National Nephrology Associates, Inc.
  • Co-Founder REN Corporation
  • Medical internship and residency at Yale New Haven Medical Center with subspecialty training in nephrology at Boston University

Geoffrey Block, MD

ProRenal Advisory Board Member

  • Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
  • Director of Clinical Research, Denver Nephrology, Denver, CO
  • Attending physician St. Joseph's Hospital
  • Nephrology fellowship completed at University of Michigan at Ann Arbor

Heart Advisory Board

James A. Hill, MD, MS, FACC, FAHA

Cardiamin Advisory Board Chair

  • Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology
  • University of Florida College of Medicine
  • Medical Director, Advanced Heart Failure Program

Gregg Fonarow, MD, FACC

Cardiamin Advisory Board Member

  • Professor of Medicine, UCLA
  • Director, UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center
  • Co-Director, UCLA Preventative Cardiology Program
  • Associate Chief, UCLA Division of Cardiology
  • The Eliot Corday Chair in Cardiovascular Medicine

Maria Rosa Costanzo, MD, FACC, FAHA

Cardiamin Advisory Board Member

  • Medical Director Midwest Heart Specialists Heart Failure and Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Chair, International Society for Heart and Lung Transplant Guidelines Committee

Robin Trupp, PhD, RN, APRN

Cardiamin Advisory Board Member

  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • The Ohio State University
  • College of Nursing
  • Columbus, Ohio

John B. O’Connell, MD

Cardiamin Advisory Board Member

  • Executive Director, Heart Failure Program
  • Heart and Vascular Institute
  • St. Joseph’s Hospital, Atlanta, GA
  • Past president, International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation

Craig Walker, MD, FACC, FACP

Cardiamin Advisory Board Member

  • Founder and Medical Director
  • Cardiovascular Institute of the South
  • Clinical Professor of Medicine
  • Tulane University School of Medicine, Houma LA

Nirav Raval, MD

Cardiamin Advisory Board Member

  • Medical Director, Heart Transplantation and Heart Failure Device Therapy
  • Piedmont Heart Institute
  • Atlanta, GA

Mitchell T. Saltzberg, MD, FACC

Cardiamin Advisory Board Member

  • Medical Director,
  • Heart Failure Program
  • Christiana Care Health System, Newark, DE

Eye Advisory Board

Stuart Stoll MD

ProSee Advisory Board Member

  • Cataract and Refractive Surgeon, Beverly Hills Eye Associates
  • Founder, SimulEYE Training Technology
  • Ophthalmology Residency and Chief Resident, Georgetown University, DC.
  • Cataract and Refractive Surgery Fellowship, Gimbel Eye Centre in Calgary, AB Canada
  • Member, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Member, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Dr. Wayne Scott

Cardiamin Advisory Board Member

  • Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, SUNY Downstate Medical Center
  • Ophthalmology Residency, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston.
  • Glaucoma Fellowship Training, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston.
  • Member, American Academy of Ophthalmology

Dr. Jinali Diora

ProSee Advisory Board Member

  • Pediatric Ophthalmologist Partner, Northern Virginia Ophthalmology Associates
  • Ophthalmology Residency and Chief Resident, Wills Eye Hospital
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Fellowship, Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis.
  • Member, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Member, American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus