Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

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Wacharee Seeherunvong, M.D.

General Information

Wacharee  Seeherunvong, M.D.

Languages

  • English
  • Thai

Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics-Pediatric Nephrology

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Nephrology (Pediatrics)
  • Pediatrics

Roles

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

Clinical Interests

Pediatric dialysis, Mineral bone disease in chronic kidney disease, Anemia, Cardiomyopathy complications of chronic kidney disease, Acute renal failure, Glomerulonephritis, Tubulointerstitial disease

Research Interests

Anemia and mineral bone disease in children with chronic renal disease and dialysis, Progression of renal disease, Vitamin D analog treatment in children with CKD

Awards

Super doctor of Floria
Super doctor of Florida
Top Pediatrician

Education

2003 Residency
SUNY upstate Medical University
2000 Fellowship
University of Miami
1996 Residency
Songklanakarind University
1992 M.D.
Mahidol University

Publications

  • Obesity and preterm birth: additive risks in the progression of kidney disease in children
  • Rituximab therapy for juvenile-onset systemic lupus erythematosus
  • Paricalcitol versus calcitriol treatment for hyperparathyroidism in pediatric hemodialysis patients
  • Beneficial effects of continuous overnight catheter drainage in children with polyuric renal failure
  • Nwobi O, Abitbol CL, Chandar J, Seeherunvong W, Zilleruelo G. Rituximab therapy for juvenile-onset systemic lupus erythematosus. Pediatr Nephrol. 23(3):413-9.
  • Seeherunvong W, Nwobi O, Abitbol CL, Chandar J, Strauss J, Zilleruelo G. , Paricalcitol versus calcitriol treatment for hyperparathyroidism in pediatric hemodialysis patients. Pediatr Nephrol. 2006; 21(10):1434-1439.
  • Seeherunvong W. Pediatric hemodialysis, made simple. In: Thirakhupt P, eds. Problem in Fluid&Electrolyte and Kidney diseases in Children (3rd edit). Chuenpim Press, Bangkok, 2004, pp. 417-427.
  • Seeherunvong W. Management of Electrolyte Disturbance in Critical Care. In: Jamjureerut V, eds. 5th Bangkok General Hospital: Critical Care for Nurses. So Rungthip Company Limited, Bangkok, 2004, pp. 103-114.
  • Montane B. Abitbol CL, Seeherunvong W, Chandar J, Gonzalez R, Strauss J, Zilleruelo G. Beneficial effects of continuous overnight catheter drainage in children with polyuric renal failure. BJU Int 2003; 92(4): 447-51.
  • Seeherunvong W, Rubio L, Abitbol CL, Montané B, Strauss J, Diaz R, Zilleruelo G. Identification of poor responders to erythropoietin among children undergoing hemodialysis. J Pediatr. 2001;138(5):710-714.
  • Seeherunvong T, Seeherunvong W, Leal D, Abitbol C, Berkovitz G, Eidson M. Intractable hypoglycemia in a patient with diabetes mellitus, bilateral nephrectomy, and chronic active hepatitis. Clin Pediatr (Phila) 2000;39(9):557-60.
  • Intractable hypoglycemia in a patient with diabetes mellitus, bilateral nephrectomy, and chronic active hepatitis, Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2000

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