Susan Hou, MD

Medicine

Transplant Nephrology
Professor
Medical Director, Renal Transplant Program

Languages Spoken

English, Chinese, Spanish

Clinical Expertise

  • Pregnancy and Kidney Disease

Medical Education

Medical School
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Residency
Tufts University Affiliated Hospitals - Internal Medicine: General
Fellowship
Tufts University Affiliated Hospitals - Internal Medicine: Nephrology

Board Certification

Nephrology
American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty

Research

  • Pregnancy in renal transplant recipients Hou, S., Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Transplant tourism--a dangerous journey?. Polcari, A. J.; Hugen, C. M.; Farooq, A. V.; Holt, D. R.; Hou, S. H.; Milner, J. E., Clinical transplantation
  • Obesity in kidney transplant recipients and candidates Potluri, K.; Hou, S., American Journal of Kidney Diseases
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  • Pregnancy in women treated with dialysis: lessons from a large series over 20 years Hou, S., American Journal of Kidney Diseases
  • Altered mental status in a transplant patient. Amantadine toxicity. Michalski, L. S.; Hantsch Bardsley, C.; Holt, D. R.; Milner, J. E.; Hou, S. H., Kidney international
  • Historical perspective of pregnancy in chronic kidney disease Hou, S., Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Treatment of idiopathic membranous nephropathy with the herb Astragalus membranaceus. Ahmed, M. S.; Hou, S. H.; Battaglia, M. C.; Picken, M. M.; Leehey, D. J., American Journal of Kidney Diseases
  • Evaluation of proteinuria in healthy living kidney donor candidates. Leischner, M. P.; Naratadam, G. O.; Hou, S. H.; Singh, A. K.; Leehey, D. J., Transplantation proceedings
  • Increasing body mass index and obesity in the incident ESRD population. Kramer, H. J.; Saranathan, A.; Luke, A.; Durazo-Arvizu, R. A.; Guichan, C.; Hou, S.; Cooper, R., Journal of the American Society of Nephrology
  • Daily dialysis in pregnancy. Hou, S. H., Hemodialysis International
  • Tubulointerstitial nephritis with uveitis (TINU): a syndrome rheumatologists should recognize: a case report and review of the literature Kadanoff, R.; Lipps, B.; Khanna, A.; Hou, S., Journal of Clinical Rheumatology
  • Pregnancy in renal transplant recipients Hou, S., Advances in Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Hospital-acquired renal insufficiency. Nash, K.; Hafeez, A.; Hou, S., American Journal of Kidney Diseases
  • Modification of dialysis regimens for pregnancy. Hou, S., International Journal of Artificial Organs
  • Conception and pregnancy in peritoneal dialysis patients. Hou, S., Peritoneal Dialysis International
  • Expanding the kidney donor pool: ethical and medical considerations Hou, S., Kidney international