About Me

As a transplant nephrologist at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, I specialize in kidney and pancreas transplantation. I believe in providing an individualized approach to patient care. I focus specifically on each of my patients’ individual needs while implementing goals to improve patient outcomes.

I enjoy working at The Ohio State University because of the collaborative and team environment and the many excellent specialists I am able to call my colleagues.

When I’m not working I enjoy relaxing with my family, reading, traveling and watching movies. I also like to spend time enjoying the outdoors and attending Ohio State football games.
Highlights
  • Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology
  • Ohio State University College of Medicine Nephrology Core Liaison
  • Research in clinical outcomes within transplantation
  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2017, 2018
Additional Languages I Speak
  • Spanish

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Kidney Diseases
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Transplantation
  • Graft Rejection
  • Transplantation Immunology
  • BK Virus

Locations Where I Practice

Please note: Not all physicians schedule patients at each listed location. Please call the “Schedule an appointment” number shown above for scheduling assistance.

Education and Training

Education History

MD
Instituto Tecnologico de Santo Domingo
8/18/2003


Wayne State University
6/30/2005


Wayne State University
6/30/2007


Indiana University Hospital
6/30/2010


Indiana University Hospital
6/30/2011

Academic Information

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
8/22/2007

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Nephrology)
11/4/2010

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

Nephrology

Reviews

The overall patient satisfaction rating is an average of all patient responses to the six doctor communication related questions shown below from the Clinician and Group Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems survey. For additional information about the patient satisfaction survey, please visit our Patient Satisfaction Survey page.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their view and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Ohio State Wexner Medical Center.

176 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly
    4.9 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.9 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.9 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.8 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.9 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.8 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Dec 09, 2019

    Very thoughtful, friendly, kind and concerned about my care.

  • Reviewed on Nov 07, 2019

    He is the best!! A very caring, understanding, smart physician... love him!!

  • Reviewed on Oct 14, 2019

    He was amazing. Very thoughtful, answered all our questions.

  • Reviewed on Sep 29, 2019

    good

  • Reviewed on Sep 25, 2019

    Knowledge was very well demonstrated throughout the medical procedure.

  • Reviewed on Sep 24, 2019

    I can honestly say I really never had what I would consider a bad experience at OSU Wexner Hospital ever. I would call that a great experience!

  • Reviewed on Sep 12, 2019

    Best care ever, OSU best hospital thank you!

  • Reviewed on Sep 03, 2019

    Very polite and concerned about my health.

  • Reviewed on Jul 17, 2019

    The doctor was jovial and able to put both my husband and I at ease and after he carefully listened to my concerns about transplant, he helped me to move to a more confident place about getting a new kidney.

  • Reviewed on Jun 10, 2019

    amazing

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Consulting and Related Relationships

At The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, we support a faculty member’s research and consulting in collaboration with medical device, research and/or drug companies because a faculty member’s expertise can guide important advancements in the practice of medicine and improve patient care. In order to provide effective management of these relationships, the University requires annual disclosures from all faculty members with external interests related to their University responsibilities.

As of 11/21/2019, Dr. Diez has reported no relationships with companies or entities.