Karen Marie Flores, MD

Karen Marie Flores, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology


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


Transplant Nephrology Fellowship (2022): Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri

Nephrology Fellowship (2021): Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio

Internal Medicine Residency (2017): University of the Philippines- Philippine General Hospital, Manila, Philippines

Medical Degree (2014): University of the Philippines, Manila, Philippines

Clinical Interests

  • Prevention and treatment of kidney transplant rejection
  • Infectious Complications in Transplantation


Kidney Transplantation from COVID-19 Deceased Donors: New Hope on the Horizon. Ibrahim, M., Merzkani, M., Murad, H., Pande, A., Flores, K., Dubberke, E. and Alhamad, T. Am J Nephrol. Mar 28; 53(4): 331–332, 2022. doi: 10.1159/000522597

Acute Interstitial Nephritis Triggered by a Novel anti CD 25 Antibody Drug Conjugate, Camidanlumab Tesirine. Li, N, Flores, K., Prosek, J., Brodsky, S., Ayoub, I.  Kidney International Reports, Dec 07, 2021.

Modification in induction immunosuppression regimens to safely perform kidney transplants amid the COVID-19 pandemic: A single-center retrospective study. Von Stein L, Witkowsky O, Samidurai L, Doraiswamy M, Flores K, Pesavento TE, Singh P. Clin Transplant. May 2021. https://doi.org/10.1111/ctr.14365