Fri, 6 March 2009
David A. Makil, M.D.
Diplomate American Boards of
Internal Medicine and Nephrology
David Makil is a Clinical Assistant Professor with the University of Nevada School of Medicine. He also holds the same position with the Touro University School of Osteopathic Medicine.
He received his medical degree from Dartmouth Medical School in 1993, and moved on to complete his residency and fellowship in Nephrology at the University of New Mexico in 1998. He has been with Kantor Nephrology Consultants since then.
He joins us today as a member of the HealthInsight Chronic Kidney Disease Task Force, created in October 2008 to confront the growing issue of CKD in the community. As the first Native American kidney specialist in this country, he brings a unique voice to the CKD effort; he has focused on expanding the message of CKD and Diabetes in minority communities as a result.