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Laura Malaga Dieguez, MD, Pediatric Nephrology, New York, NY, NYU Langone Hospitals

LauraMalaga DieguezMDPhD

Pediatric Nephrology New York, NY

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, New York Univ Sch of Med

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Overview of Dr. Malaga Dieguez

Dr. Laura Malaga Dieguez is a pediatric nephrologist in New York, NY and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including NYU Langone Hospitals, NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn, and NYC Health + Hospitals / Bellevue. She received her medical degree from Other and has been in practice 15 years. She is one of 7 doctors at NYU Langone Hospitals and one of 2 doctors at NYC Health + Hospitals / Bellevue who specialize in Pediatric Nephrology. She also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish, German, and French. She has more than 10 publications and over 350 citings.

Education & Training

  • Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of MedicineFellowship, Pediatric Nephrology, 2010 - 2013
  • BronxCare Health System
    BronxCare Health SystemResidency, Pediatrics, 2007 - 2010
  • Medical University of Vienna
    Medical University of ViennaPhD, Molecular Biology, 2003 - 2007
  • University of Oviedo, School of Medicine
    University of Oviedo, School of MedicineMD, Medicine, 1996 - 2002
  • Other
    OtherClass of 2002, MD

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2013 - 2023
  • IN State Medical License
    IN State Medical License 2011 - 2013
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Nephrology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Pre-cklerkship Educator of The Year NYU Grossman School of Medicine, 2022
  • Attending of the Year NYU Pediatric Residency Program, 2014-2022
  • Leonard J. Tow Humanism in Medicine Faculty Award Arnold P. Gold Foundation, 2019

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Grant Support

  • Diagnostic performance of Nephro-Check™ in the prediction of acute kidney injury in neonates undergoing surgery for congenital heart diseaseKiDS of NYU Langone2017–Present


  • Member, Research Committee, American Society of Pediatric Nephrology (ASPN) 2013 - Present
  • Member, Workforce Committee, American Society of Pediatric Nephrology (ASPN) 2012 - Present

Research History

  • Post doc - Research FellowRenal Electrolyte and Hypertension Division, Prof. Katalin Susztak’s research laboratory, University of Pennsylvania. Philadelphia, PA.2011 - 2013
  • PhD student - Research fellowCenter for Biomolecular Medicine and Pharmacology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria2003 - 2007
  • Research FellowDepartment of Pediatric Nephrology, Children’s Hospital of Vienna, Austria2003 - 2004

Professional Memberships

  • Member
  • American Society of Pediatric Nephrology - ASPN
  • The New York Academy of Sciences - NYAS
  • International Pediatric Nephrology Association - IPNA

Other Languages

  • Spanish, German, French

Hospital Affiliations