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Title Medical Director, Kidney Transplant
Department Transplantation Center
Primary Location Weston Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English, Spanish
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Diabetes Care and Treatment
  • Evaluation of Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Recipients
  • Kidney and Pancreas Transplant
  • Kidney Donation
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Organ Transplant
  • Post-Kidney Transplant Care
  • Pre-Kidney Transplant Care
  • Proteinuria
  • Solid Organ Transplant
  • Transplant- Liver Kidney/Pancreas
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abnormal Kidney Function
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Acute Renal Failure
  • Albuminuria
  • Alkalosis
  • Alport Syndrome
  • Bartter's Syndrome
  • Blood in the Urine
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Chronic Membranous Nephritis
  • Chronic Nephropathy
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Cystic Disease
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes - Type 1
  • Diabetes - Type 2
  • Diabetic Kidney Disease
  • Diabetic Kidney Failure
  • Electrolyte Abnormalities
  • End Stage Renal Disease
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Hematuria
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Creatinine Levels
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension in Pregnancy
  • Hypocalcemia
  • IgA Nephropathy
  • Interstitial Nephritis
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Disease in Solid Organ Transplantation
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Function Problems
  • Kidney Stones
  • Lupus
  • Nephritis
  • Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Renal Disease
  • Renal Failure
  • Renal Insufficiency
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Renal Tubular Acidosis (RTA)
  • Renovascular Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Scleroderma
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About Neerja Agrawal, MD

Board-certified nephrologist Neerja Agrawal, MD, is Medical Director of Transplant Nephrology and Director of the Living Donor Kidney Transplant Program at Cleveland Clinic Florida. Dr. Agrawal’s areas of expertise include kidney transplantation, pediatric en bloc kidney transplantation into adult recipients, living donor kidney transplantation, and polyomavirus-associated nephropathy in renal transplant patients. She also collaborates with the hepatology transplant team in caring for patients with fatty liver disease in conjunction with diabetes and hypertension-related renal disease. An accomplished researcher, Dr. Agrawal is currently investigating outcomes of kidney transplant after bariatric surgery.

Dr. Agrawal joined Cleveland Clinic Florida in 2014 after serving as an assistant clinical professor with the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. She completed a nephrology fellowship at Boston University School of Medicine and a transplant nephrology fellowship at the University of Chicago Medical Center.
Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights



  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - Nephrology

Specialty Interests

Polyoma Virus Nephropathy in Kidney Transplant Recipients Pediatric en bloc Kidney Transplantation into adult recipients Living Donor Kidney Transplantation

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 10/30/2023, Dr. Agrawal has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

120 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.7 out of 5
Explains 4.7
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.7

8 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2024

Best doctor in the world

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2024

Dr takes time and explains everything thoroughly.

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2024

The doctors at CC are the best

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2023

She is amazing. She showed a lot of care and concern for me and my particular situation, which is just so rare in todays world of medicine. It's sad but true...But she gets an A++++

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2023

The main reason for my appointment today, was to go over several issues that I have faced with Cleveland Clinic Weston since I started the transplant process. But the doctor listened to my concerns and I truly felt that she was going to pass them along to the administrative side; which is where I've had most of the issues...

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2023

I have many health problems and all my doctors are in CC. I needed warm welcome and I had it.

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2023

Dr. Agrawal is a straight shooter when it comes to sharing questions about my health issues. I like that. She has good energy.

Reviewed on May 18, 2023

Doctor's expertise and courtesy are exemplary.

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