Nephrology & Hypertension

Initial consultation, evaluation and management in Kidney-related disorders, medication interactions, titration and dosing, electrolyte imbalances, and high blood pressure control.

  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Acute kidney injury
  • Kidney stones
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Hypertension
  • Hematuria
  • Proteinuria
  • Gout
  • Edema
  • Kidney transplant
  • End stage kidney disease
  • Sodium and water imbalances
  • Electrolyte abnormalities
  • Dialysis

Medical Cannabis Consultation

  1. Please bring any documents showing your exact diagnosis to your first appointment
  2. Documentation of standard-of-care treatment for the qualifying condition must demonstrate the failure of conventional medications to control currently active symptoms within the last 12 months.
  3. For those with a history of psychiatric disorders or personal history of addiction, including alcohol and substance abuse, continuity of care by your mental and behavioral health specialist must be established within the last 12 months.
  4. All major credit cards and cash is accepted.  Fees for each session must be paid at the time of visit.

For more information, please visit: New York State Medical Marijuana Program


Key Opinion Leader and Public Speaker

Dr. Dara Huang is a highly regarded medical expert and skilled dynamic public speaker as seen in The View, Crain’s New York Business, NY1. As the first and foremost leader in cannabinoid medicine in NYC, Dr. Huang is a trusted authority in medical, industry and general community education with various speaking engagements. Additionally, she is a medical legal expert witness in chronic kidney diseases. Double Board certified in Nephrology and Internal Medicine, Dr. Huang earned her combined undergraduate, masters and medical school degrees from Brown University/ Brown Medical School. Hospital affiliations include Mount Sinai Hospital, Beth Israel and Lenox Hill-Northwell Health.

Recent and upcoming speaking engagements:
Mar 2018. NYU-Winthrop Grand Rounds – Division of Nephrology
Feb 2018. The Storefront Project
Jan 2018. Weill Cornell Medicine – Division of Geriatrics & Palliative Care
Dec 2017. JCC Manhattan – Medical Cannabis
Dec 2017. The Alchemists Kitchen
Nov 2017. Kima Center for Physiotherapy and Wellness
Oct 2017. Spaceworks Williamsburgh Library
Oct 2017. Cannatopia Hemp CBD Educational Brunch
Sep 2017. 92nd Street Y
Sep 2017. JCC Manhattan – Body weight and Cancer
Sep 2017. Brown University Club at The National Opera Center: Leaders in Cannabis
Aug 2017. Gilda’s Club – Medical cannabis and Cancer
June 2017. New York Medical Cannabis Clinicians
April 2017. Mount Sinai Hospital – Masters in Public Health/ Preventive Medicine: Introduction to Culinary Medicine
Sep 2016. Cannabis Cultural Association