UTHSCSA Faculty Profiles v1.0

Wagner, Brent T

School of Medicine
Medicine
(210) 567-4700
wagnerb@uthscsa.edu

Brent Wagner, M.D., is a graduate of the University of New Mexico School of Medicine (1999). He has a master`s degree (M.S.) in Biomedical Sciences from UNM (1995). He is now a certified specialist in Internal Medicine and Nephrology and currently the Director of the clinical nephrology training program. His recent interest is in the molecular and cellular mechanisms of nephrogenic systemic fibrosis. This is a severely disabling and potentially fatal disorder occurring in patients with compromised kidney function, and associated with exposure to gadolinium-based magnetic resonance imaging contrast.

9/2014 - Present Associate Professor and Associate Professor of Medicine (Nephrology) University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Medicine, San Antonio, TX
5/2010 - Present Director, Clinical Nephrology Training Program and Director University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Medicine, San Antonio, TX
1/2008 - Present Staff Physician South Texas Veterans Health Care System, Medicine, San Antonio, TX
7/2005 - Present Staff Physician University Hospital System, Medicine, San Antonio, TX