Nephrology specialist joins Trios Health

Trios Health has hired Dr. Vamsi Kanneganti effective October 1, 2013. Dr. Kanneganti joined Obioma Onuorah, MD and Matthew Palmblad, ARNP, in the nephrology (kidney care) practice located at the Trios Care Center at Vista Field (former Medical Mall) at 521 North Young Street in Kennewick.

Dr. Kanneganti was most recently a nephrology fellow at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois. He completed an internal medicine residency at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center affiliated with the University of Illinois in Chicago. He has specialized training in permanent dialysis catheter insertion, removal, and exchange, and peritoneal dialysis and plasma exchange therapies.

Dr. Kanneganti holds a master’s degree in exercise physiology from Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti, Michigan. He worked as a research assistant at the University of Michigan’s Nephrology Department in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and has held multiple research and academic positions.

Dr. Kanneganti is board certified in internal medicine.