Meet our Physicians

    • Erdal Sarac, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.A.S.N.

      Medical
      School:

      Istanbul University College of Medicine
      Istanbul, Turkey

      Internship:

      Mercy Hospital Medical Center
      Chicago, Illinois

      Chief Residency:

      Mercy Hospital Medical Center

      Fellowship:

      University of Pittsburgh
      Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

      Board
      Certifications:

      Internal Medicine
      Nephrology

      Current
      Positions:

      Medical Director of Hemodialysis Center
      Centers for Dialysis Care Canfield
      Canfield, Ohio

      Medical Director of Hemodialysis Center
      Fresenius Medical Care Salem
      Salem, Ohio

      Professor of Internal Medicine
      Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
      Rootstown, Ohio

      Professional
      Memberships:

      American Society of Hypertension
      American Society of International Physicians
      Renal Physicians Association
      National Kidney Foundation
      Mahoning County Medical Society
      Ohio State Medical Association

      Professional
      Society
      Fellowships:

      American College of Physicians
      American Society of Nephrology

      Erdal Sarac, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.A.S.N.
    • Hilmer Negrete, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.A.S.N.

      Medical
      School:

      National University of San Marcos School
      of Medicine
      Lima, Peru

      Internship:

      Union Memorial Hospital
      Baltimore, Maryland

      Fellowship:

      University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
      Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

      Board
      Certifications:

      Internal Medicine
      Nephrology

      Current
      Positions:

      Medical Director of Hemodialysis Center
      Centers for Dialysis Care Warren
      Warren, Ohio

      Medical Director of Hemodialysis Center
      Centers for Dialysis Care Youngstown
      Youngstown, Ohio

      Clinical Associate Professor of Internal Medicine
      Northeastern Ohio University College of Medicine

      Professional
      & Society
      Memberships:

      International Society of Nephrology
      American Society of Physicians
      American Society of Nephrology
      Renal Physicians Association
      National Kidney Foundation
      Mahoning County Medical Society
      Ohio State Medical Association

      Hilmer Negrete, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.A.S.N.
    • Prakash N. Roy, M.D.

      Medical
      School:

      BJ Medical College
      Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

      Internship:

      Harlem Hospital Center at College of
      Physicians & Surgeons of Columbia
      University
      New York, New York

      Residency:

      Harlem Hospital Center at College of
      Physicians & Surgeons of Columbia
      University
      New York, New York

      Fellowship:

      Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
      New York, New York

      Board
      Certifications:

      Internal Medicine
      Nephrology & Hypertension

      Current
      Positions:

      Medical Director of Hemodialysis Unit
      Centers for Dialysis Center Jefferson
      Jefferson, Ohio

      Director of Acute Dialysis Fresenius
      Salem Regional Medical Center
      Salem, Ohio

      Professional
      & Society
      Memberships:

      Mahoning County Medical Society
      Ohio State Medical Association

      Prakash N. Roy, M.D.
    • Bhargavi Tangirala, MD

      Medical
      School:

      Kurnool Medical College
      Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh, India

      Internship:

      HNewark Beth Israel Medical Center
      PNewark, NJ

      Fellowship:

      Allegheny General Hospital
      Temple University School of Medicine
      Pittsburgh, PA

      Board
      Certifications:

      Internal Medicine
      Nephrology

      Professional
      & Society
      Memberships:

      American Society of Nephrology
      National Kidney Foundation
      Renal Physicians Association
      American College of Physicians
      American Medical Association
      Society of Hospital Medicine

      Bhargavi Tangirala, MD
    • Usman A. Khan, MD

      Medical
      School:

      Dow Medical College
      Karachi, Pakistan

      Internship:

      Nassau University Medical Center
      East Meadow, New York

      Fellowship:

      Yale University, School of Medicine and
      Yale New Haven Hospital

      Board
      Certifications:

      Internal Medicine
      Nephrology

      Current
      Positions:

      Clinical Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
      Northeastern Ohio University College of Medicine

      Professional
      & Society
      Memberships:

      American Society of Nephrology
      National Kidney Foundation

      Usman A. Khan, MD
    • Nivin Haroon, M.D.

      Medical
      School:

      University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

      Internship:

      St. Elizabeth Health Center, North East Ohio

      Fellowship:

      Detroit Medical Center, Wayne State University

      Board
      Certifications:

      Internal Medicine - 2013
      Nephrology - 2015
      Medical Council of India Registered Physician - 2005

      Professional
      & Society
      Memberships:

      American Society of Nephrology
      American College of Physicians
      Indian Medical Association

      Dr Haroon

Nurse Practitioners

  • Mary Lou Ferranto, APRN, BC

    Nursing School:

    Kent State University, Kent, Ohio

    Masters Degree:

    Laroche College, Pittsburgh, PA

    Nurse
    Practitioner:

    Kent State University, Kent, Ohio

    Board
    Certifications:

    Adult Nurse Practitioner

    Current
    Positions:

    Program Director for Baccalaureate BSN Program, Kent State
    University, Salem Campus

    Professional
    & Society
    Memberships:

    American Association of Colligate Nursing
    hio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses
    National League for Nursing
    igma THETA-TAU

    Mary Lou Ferranto, APRN, BC
  • Lorene S. Martin, CRNP

    Nursing School:

    Kent State University, Salem, Ohio

    Masters Degree:

    Kent State University, Salem, Ohio

    Nurse
    Practitioner:

    Kent State University, Salem, Ohio

    Board
    Certifications:

    Adult Nurse Practitioner

    Current
    Positions:

    Assistant Professor of Nursing at Kent State University, Salem
    Campus, Baccalaureate Nursing Practitioner

    Students for Professional Nursing Advisor, Kent State
    Campus, University, Salem Campus

    Coordinator of the New Student Mentoring Program for
    Campus, nursing students, Kent State University, Salem Campus

    Awards

    2010 Summer Teaching Development Award

    Professional
    & Society
    Memberships:

    American Association of Nurse Practitioner,
    hOhio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses

    Lorene S. Martin, CRNP
  • Lisa King, CNS

    Nursing School:

    Ashland University,Ashland, Ohio

    Masters Degree:

    Kent State University, Salem, Ohio

    Nurse
    Practitioner:

    Kent State University, Salem, Ohio

    Board
    Certifications:

    Clinical Nurse Specialist

    Current
    Positions:

    Assistant Professor at Kent State Univeristy,
    Salem Campus

    Professional
    & Society
    Memberships:

    National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists,
    Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses,
    American Nephrology Nurses Association

    Lisa King, CNS