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Department Transplantation Center
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English, Spanish
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Evaluation Of Kidney And Pancreas Transplant Recipients
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Kidney with Pancreas Transplantation
  • Organ Transplantation
  • Post Kidney Transplant Care
  • Pre Kidney Transplant Care
  • Proteinuria
  • Solid Organ Transplant
  • Transplant- Liver Kidney/Pancreas
  • Transplantation
View all 11 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abnormal Kidney Function
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Acute Renal Failure
  • Albuminuria
  • Alkalosis
  • Alport Syndrome
  • Bartler's Syndrome
  • Blood In The Urine
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Chronic Membranus Nephritis
  • Chronic Nephropathy
  • Coarctation Of The Aorta
  • Creatine Elevation
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Cystic Disease
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes - Care & Treatment
  • Diabetes - Type 1
  • Diabetes - Type 2
  • Diabetic Kidney Disease
  • Diabetic Renal Failure
  • Electrolyte Abnormalities
  • End Stage Renal Disease
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Hematuria
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
  • Hypertension In Pregnancy
  • Hypocalcemia
  • IgA Nephropathy
  • Interstitial Nephritis
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Disease In Solid Organ Transplantation
  • Kidney donation
  • 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
View all 54 Specialties +


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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


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University of Chicago Medical Center
Transplant Nephrology
Chicago, IL USA

Fellowship - Boston University School of Medicine
Boston, MA USA

Residency - Hahnemann University Hospital - Permanently Closed
Internal Medicine
Philadelphia, PA USA

Medical Education - Federal University of Paraiba, Republic of Brazil



  • 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

See publications for Neerja Agrawal, MD.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.

To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 10/29/2021, 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.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

86 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
Listens 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.7
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.7

6 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2021

Doctor and nurse were very caring and answered my questions as a person and not just any patient. I would very highly recommend Cleveland Clinic in Florida. I'm so hoping I will receive a kidney from them soon. To me, the Kidney Transplant team there treat you like family.

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2021

I had a Very positive experience with Dr. Agarwal. I found her to be knowledgeable, respectful, and paid attention to the details and the lab results to best take care of my health needs.

Reviewed on May 21, 2021

Good experience with JoAnn and Dr NEERJA Agrawal, both have been kind and helpful. Looking forward to more meetings.Thanks so much!!

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2021

dr. was very pleasant as well as her nurse and it was always nice to hear pleasant voice

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2020

The doctor explained everything to detail about treatment and and surgery she was a specific I am she explained everything to me and him I love the way she explained everything I will definitely encourage you know others to go to Cleveland clinic the doctors are precise to explain

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2020

my care provider is doing a good job my experience was good thank you

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