Nephrology and Dialysis
2017 - 2022
2015 - 2020
2013 - 2015
2012 - 2017
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.