Faculty


Daniel I. Feig, M.D., Ph.D., M.S.Feig_Small
Professor of Pediatrics
Director, Division of Nephrology
Medical Director, Pediatric Renal Transplantation

Phone: 205-638-9781
Fax: 205-975-7051

Education and Training

Undergraduate, 1987, Princeton University
MD, 1995, University of Washington
PhD, 1993, Department of Biochemistry, University of Washington
MS, 2003, Clinical Investigation, Baylor College of Medicine
Pediatrics Residency 1995-1998 University of Washington
Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship, 1998-2001 Children’s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School

Research Interests: Hypertension in children, prevention of organ injury in children with hypertension and chronic kidney disease, the impact of obesity on hypertension and renal disease, pheochromocytomas.

Clinic Schedule

            General Renal Clinic: Mondays 12-5pm
            Hypertension Clinic: Tuesdays 8am-12pm
            Renal Transplant Clinic: Mondays 8am-12pm, Thursdays 8am-12pm

 

Askenazi 2013David J. Askenazi, M.D., M.P.H. 
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Director, Acute Kidney Injury Clinic

Phone: 205-638-9781

Fax: 205-975-7051

Education

Undergraduate: 1993, University of Texas
MD: 1998, University of Texas, Medical Branch
MPH: 2009, UAB School of Public Health
Pediatrics Residency: 1999-2002 Austin Pediatric Education Program, Austin, TX
Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship: 2002-2005, Baylor College of Medicine

Clinic Schedule

            General Renal Clinic: Wednesdays from 1-5pm
            Acute Kidney Injury Clinic
            Renal Transplant Clinic: Mondays 8am-12pm, Thursdays 8am-12pm

 


Sahar Fathallah-Shaykh, M.D.
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Director, Pediatric Dialysis Unit

Phone: 205-638-9781

Fax: 205-975-7051

Education

Undergraduate: 1992, American University of Beirut
MD: 1996, American University of Beirut
Pediatrics Residency: 1997-1999, American University of Beirut,
                                    2000-2002, Cook County Hospital
Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship: 2002-2005, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Clinical Interests: Hemodialysis, Peritoneal Dialysis, congenital abnormalities of the urinary tract

Research Interests

Clinic Schedule

            General Renal Clinic: Tuesdays 12-5pm, Wednesdays 9am-12pm

            CAKUT Clinic:

            Renal Transplant Clinic: Mondays 8am-12pm, Thursdays 8am-12pm

 


Frank Tenney, M.D. TenneyProfessor of Pediatrics
Director, Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship Program

Phone: 205-638-9781

Fax: 205-975-7051

Education

Undergraduate: 1968, Vanderbilt University
MD: 1972, Louisiana State University
Pediatrics Residency: 1973-1974, Emory University
Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship: 1974-1976, Emory University

Clinical Interests: management of infants, children, and adolescents with diseases of the kidney, hypertension, and disorders of inorganic metabolism

Clinic Schedule

            General Renal Clinic: Wednesdays 12-5pm

            Renal Transplant Clinic: Mondays 8am-12pm, Thursdays 8am-12pm

 


Monica Tucci, D.Tucci2013O.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Phone: 205-638-9781

Fax: 205-975-7051

Education

Undergraduate: 1999, University of Florida
DO: 2005, Nova Southeastern University  
Pediatrics Residency, 2005-2008 Medical University of South Carolina
Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship, 2008-2011, UAB

Clinical Interests: Pediatric nephrology, renal development, genetic diseases of the kidney and urinary tract.

Research Interests: Cystic kidney disease

Clinic Schedule

            General Renal Clinic: Mondays 12-5pm
            Renal Genetics Clinic: Thursdays 12-5pm
            Renal Transplant Clinic: Mondays 8am-12pm, Thursdays 8am-12pm