|Schedule An Appointment||Clinical Office Address|
|(801) 581-6709||University Hospital
Kidney and Liver Clinic
50 North Medical Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
Alfred K. Cheung, M.D. is a Professor of Medicine, Chief of Division of Nephrology & Hypertension and Executive Director of the Dialysis Program at the University of Utah Hospital & Clinics. As a nephrologist, he manages a variety of kidney diseases, with particular interests in chronic kidney disease, hypertension and chronic dialysis. He is active in research and speaks frequently at a national level in these areas. Dr. Cheung received his M.D. degree from Albany Medical College in New York. He completed his Nephrology fellowship training from the University of California at San Diego. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology. Dr. Cheung has been active on various committees in the American Society of Nephrology and National Kidney Foundation. He has also co-chair national practice guidelines.
Board Certification and Academic Information
|Academic Departments||Internal Medicine - Professor
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry - Adjunct Professor
Pharmacology and Toxicology - Adjunct Professor
|Board Certification||American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)
American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Nephrology)
National Board of Medical Examiners
The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to physician related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
UofU Patient February 09, 2014
Dr. Cheung always trys to make his time avaialble for me though he is a very busy person. Sometimes, however, we have to communicate with him through his PA, nurse, or secretary and it is not always easy or communicate accurately throgh them.UofU Patient October 28, 2013
Same as previous visits. Dr. sometimes rushed because of need to input data during visit.UofU Patient August 26, 2013