Julia Scialla

Julia Scialla, MD

Division:
Nephrology
Department:
Medicine
Call 434.924.1984
Primary Location:
Kidney Center Clinic

Fifth Floor

1300 Jefferson Park Ave.

Charlottesville, VA 22903

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Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Internal Medicine
Nephrology
Clinical Practice:
Kidney Disease, Dialysis, Kidney Care
About
Title:
Associate Professor
Biography

Julia Scialla, MD, is a board-certified nephrologist at the UVA Kidney Center. She provides comprehensive care to patients with a wide range of kidney conditions, with a focus on diagnosis, education, prevention and treatment.

Scialla is actively involved in research funded through the National Institutes of Health to improve our understanding of kidney disease risk factors and prevention, with an emphasis on the role of metabolic complications and nutrition. She is also involved in several national societies committed to improving the lives of patients with kidney disease, including the American Society of Nephrology and the National Kidney Foundation.

Originally from Gaithersburg, Maryland, Scialla attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania. She completed additional training in internal medicine, nephrology and clinical epidemiology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

Outside of work, Scialla enjoys spending time with her husband, three children and dog, Finnigan.

Education
Primary:
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Residency:
Johns Hopkins University
Fellowships:
Johns Hopkins University
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