Southern Ohio Nephrology, Inc., with the practice of Ernesto Banalagay, MD, and Reena Samuel Variath, MD, has moved to new offices at Suite 301, Medical Office Building K, the Braunlin Building, 1711 27th St., on the Main Campus of Southern Ohio Medical Center. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday – Thursday and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday. For more information call (740) 354-5393.
Dr. Banalagay has been in practice in the Portsmouth area since 1998. He received his medical degree at the University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines. He completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Northeastern Pennsylvania Internal Medicine, Wilkes-Barre, PA, and a fellowship in nephrology at the University of Pittsburgh. He is board-certified in Nephrology, Internal Medicine and Clinical Hypertension.
Dr. Samuel Variath has been in practice in the Portsmouth area since 1998. She received her medical degree at T.D. Medical College and training at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and Lenox Hill Hospital. She is also a clinical professor of Internal Medicine at the Ohio College of Osteopathic Medicine as a member of the Centers for Osteopathic Research and Education. She is board-certified in Nephrology, Internal Medicine and Clinical Hypertension.