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Paul Nader, M.D.


Texas Tech University School of Medicine


Residency, Internal Medicine
University of Missouri/Columbia Hospitals

Fellowship, Nephrology
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center


Paul Nader, M.D., is an assistant professor and chief of the Division of Nephrology in the Department of Internal Medicine.

Nader spends his time teaching and supervising internal medicine residents and medical students at Breckenridge Renal Clinic as well as the Nephrology Noon Conferences. He serves as president and managing member of Capital Nephrology Associates, PA. He also holds a position as medical director of Acute (Inpatient) Dialysis Program with Satellite Healthcare.

Many of Nader’s colleagues rely on his expertise in developing care plans for vulnerable patients with renal disorders who have no secure place to land in the community. His passion and dedication can be seen through his unofficial mentorship for residents and medical students. Nader has helped with the application process for their fellowships by providing advice and by taking time out of his day to write letters of recommendation.

Professional Affiliations
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Travis County Medical Society
Awards & Honors
  • Outstanding Internal Medicine Subspecialty Faculty of the Year
    Dell Medical School, The University of Texas at Austin, 2016
  • H.R. Misenhimer Annual Award for Excellence in Teaching
    Texas Tech University Health Science Center at El Paso, 1986
  • Award for Excellence in Clinical Instruction
    Texas Tech University Health Science Center at El Paso, 1986
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
    Texas Tech University of Medicine, 1982
  • Upjohn Achievement in Medicine Award
    Texas Tech University of Medicine, 1981