Gonzalo Matzumura Umemoto, MD

Gonzalo Matzumura Umemoto, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology

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Patients seen at

Map of location

Center for Advanced Medicine

Mailing Address

Division of Nephrology

  • Mailing Address: 660 S. Euclid Ave., CB 8126
    St. Louis, MO 63110


2019 Fellow, Division of Nephrology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

2016 Resident, Internal Medicine, McGovern Medical School at University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX

2007 MD, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru

Board Certifications

2019 American Board of Internal Medicine


2020 “Karen L. Campbell PhD” Travel Award – Kidney Week 2020, American Society of Nephrology

2018 Junior Resident of the Year, Internal Medicine Residency Program at University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX

Clinical Interests

General nephrology, home dialysis, kidney biopsy, point of care ultrasound.

Research Interests

Functional renal imaging, point of care ultrasound and home dialysis.


Matzumura G. HIF Stabilizers Get in Sync: Are ESAs Bye Bye Bye? American Society of Nephrology Kidney News, 2021 Vol 13 (3): 16-17.

Shaik S, Matzumura G, Vijayan A. Management of Acute Kidney Injury in COVID-19. Advances in Chronic Kidney Diseases. 2020; 27(5): 377-382. 

Matzumura G, Rauseo A, Duke JD, Foringer J, Aisenberg G. Hypokalemia in Patients Treated with Nafcillin: A Retrospective Cohort Study. McGovern Medical School Journal of Medicine, 2019 5; 12-13. (see pg 24)