Dr. Reginald Joseph is excited to be a part of the DaVita Kidney Specialists of Fredericksburg team. Dr. Joseph is a New Jersey native who has dedicated his life to serving his community through compassionate healthcare. Dr. Joseph completed his undergraduate degree at The College of New Jersey and went on to receive his medical degree from Meharry Medical College in Nashville, TN. While at Meharry he spent a summer doing research with the Department of Nephrology at Vanderbilt, which sparked his passion for Nephrology. Dr. Joseph went on to complete his Internal Medicine Residency at Rutgers University Hospital in Newark, NJ. While at Rutgers University, Dr. Joseph met Dr. Ko and through their shared interests and passion for medicine, they have been friends ever since.
Dr. Joseph spent a year working as a hospitalist gaining valuable clinical experience before starting his Nephrology Fellowship at Georgetown University. During his Fellowship at Georgetown, Dr. Joseph had the opportunity to once again work with Dr. Ko along with Dr. Rahmat, and Dr. Yang. Dr. Joseph spent time during his Fellowship focusing on research regarding management of proteinuria in nephrotic syndromes.
Following Fellowship Dr. Joseph spent 2 years practicing Nephrology in the busy Washington DC area. During this time Dr. Joseph handled a variety of difficult cases including managing cardiorenal syndrome, hepatorenal syndrome, kidney stones, as well as a variety of nephrotic and nephritic disorders. Dr. Joseph is excited to work again with Dr. Ko, Dr. Rahmat, and Dr. Yang in providing outstanding and compassionate healthcare to Fredericksburg and the surrounding communities.