CONTACT INFORMATION

Susan Hou
Susan Hou
M.D.
Professor
Medical Director, Renal Transplant Program
Nephrology
Specialties
Pregnancy and Kidney Disease
Board Certifications
Internal Medicine - General Cert: AM Board of Internal Medicine
Nephrology - Subspecialty Cert: AM Board of Internal Medicine
Publications
Hou,S.Pregnancy in Renal Transplant Recipients Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease 2013 ;20(3):253-259
Polcari,A. J.; Hugen,C. M.; Farooq,A. V.; Holt,D. R.; Hou,S. H.; Milner,J. E.Transplant tourism--a dangerous journey?. Clinical transplantation 2011 ;25(4):633-637
Potluri,K.; Hou,S.Obesity in kidney transplant recipients and candidates American Journal of Kidney Diseases 2010 ;56(1):143-156
Hou,S.Pregnancy in women treated with dialysis: lessons from a large series over 20 years American Journal of Kidney Diseases 2010 ;56(1):5-6
Michalski,L. S.; Hantsch Bardsley,C.; Holt,D. R.; Milner,J. E.; Hou,S. H.Altered mental status in a transplant patient. Amantadine toxicity. Kidney international 2009 ;75(2):243-244
Ahmed,M. S.; Hou,S. H.; Battaglia,M. C.; Picken,M. M.; Leehey,D. J.Treatment of idiopathic membranous nephropathy with the herb Astragalus membranaceus. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 2007 ;50(6):1028-1032
Hou,S.Historical perspective of pregnancy in chronic kidney disease Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease 2007 ;14(2):116-118
Leischner,M. P.; Naratadam,G. O.; Hou,S. H.; Singh,A. K.; Leehey,D. J.Evaluation of proteinuria in healthy living kidney donor candidates. Transplantation proceedings 2006 ;38(9):2796-2797
Kramer,H. J.; Saranathan,A.; Luke,A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Guichan,C.; Hou,S.; Cooper,R.Increasing body mass index and obesity in the incident ESRD population. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 2006 ;17(5):1453-1459
Hou,S. H.Daily dialysis in pregnancy. Hemodialysis International 2004 ;8(2):167-171
Kadanoff,R.; Lipps,B.; Khanna,A.; Hou,S.Tubulointerstitial nephritis with uveitis (TINU): a syndrome rheumatologists should recognize: a case report and review of the literature Journal of Clinical Rheumatology 2004 ;10(1):25-27
Hou,S.Pregnancy in renal transplant recipients Advances in Renal Replacement Therapy 2003 ;10(1):40-47
Nash,K.; Hafeez,A.; Hou,S.Hospital-acquired renal insufficiency. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 2002 ;39(5):930-936
Hou,S.Modification of dialysis regimens for pregnancy. International Journal of Artificial Organs 2002 ;25(9):823-826
Hou,S.Conception and pregnancy in peritoneal dialysis patients. Peritoneal Dialysis International 2001 ;21(Suppl 3):S290-4
Hou,S.Expanding the kidney donor pool: ethical and medical considerations Kidney international 2000 ;58(4):1820-1836
Education
Medical School
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Residency
Tufts University Affiliated Hospitals, Internal Medicine: General
Fellowship
Tufts University Affiliated Hospitals, Internal Medicine: Nephrology
Languages
Chinese
Spanish