Biography

Dr. Luciano Pereira

Nephrology and Dialysis

Portugal

10 years of experience

Specialty

Specialties:

Nephrology and Dialysis

Subspecialties:

Hemodialysis, Chronic Kidney Disease-Mineral and Bone Disorders, Renal Osteodystrophy, Peritoneal Dialysis

Procedures performed:

Kidney Biopsy, Bone Biopsy, Central Venous Catheter

Work Experience

Clinical Director

DaVita Kidney Care

Porto, Portugal.

from 2020

Nephrologist

São João Hospital

Porto, Portugal.

2017 - 2022

Nephrologist

DaVita Kidney Care

Porto, Portugal.

2015 - 2020

Resident

DaVita Kidney Care

Porto, Portugal.

2013 - 2015

Specific Training Intern - Nephrology

São João Hospital

Porto, Portugal.

2012 - 2017

Biography

Dr. Luciano Pereira is a specialist in Nephrology. Since 2020, he is the Clinical Director at DaVita Porto Hemodialysis Unit.

In 2004, Dr. Pereira joined the Medical Faculty at the University of Porto. He started a Nephrology internship at the Nephrology Department of São João Hospital in 2012 and finished in 2017. Since then, he works a Nephrologist at São João Hospital, Porto, Portugal. Dr. Pereira has experience in the clinical nephrology field and since 2018 has joined the peritoneal dialysis unit of the hospital. His main area of interest refers to chronic kidney disease-mineral and bone disorders. He joined the bone histomorphometric unit of the Institute for Research and Innovation in Health of the University of Porto where bone biopsies are performed not only for clinical but also for research purposes. He has several publications and book chapters in the field of chronic kidney disease-mineral and bone disorders and dialysis. 

Since September 2021, Dr. Pereira is an invited Assistant at the Faculty of Medicine of Oporto, in the Nephrology and Urology Unit.


Education

MD, University of Porto

2010

Awards

Student with the highest classification in the senior year high school, Lions Club

Affiliations

Portuguese Medical Association

Portuguese Society of Nephrology

Portuguese Society of Transplantation

European Renal Association

Publications

Dr. Luciano Pereira has more than 30 publications