Dr. Sohan Dua, M.D.

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Attending Physician, Nephrology

Valley Presbyterian Hospital, Van Nuys, CA

Areas of expertise



Dr. Dua obtained his medical degree at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India. He completed an internship at the same institution and at St. Mary’s Hospital, Passaic, NJ. He completed his first year of residency in internal medicine at Wayne State University Hospital in Detroit before completing his second year as Chief Resident at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis. He was named a National Kidney Foundation Fellow at Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, and spent a year as a Clinical Instructor in the division of nephrology at Kaiser Foundation Hospital, Sacramento, CA.

Dr. Dua was awarded a National Institutes of Health research fellowship at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles before being appointed an Attending Nephrologist in the family practice residency program at Northridge Hospital Medical Center in Los Angeles.

Dr. Dua has held a variety of leadership positions at Los Angeles hospitals, including Chief of Medicine at Van Nuys Community Hospital, Chief of Nephrology at Holy Cross Hospital, and Chief of Staff at the now defunct Granada Hills Hospital. He is currently in private practice specializing in nephrology.


All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
Nephrology: National Kidney Foundation Fellow, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
Internal Medicine: Wayne State University Hospital, Detroit, MI | St. Louis University City Hospital, St. Louis, MO
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India; St. Mary’s Hospital, Passaic, NJ
Medical Degree
M.D., F.A.C.P.


Clinical Instructor, Division of Nephrology, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, Sacramento, CA (1973-1974)
Attending Nephrologist, Family Practice Residency Program, Northridge Hospital Medical Center, Reseda, CA (1976-1979)
Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, LA COUNTY/ USC Medical Center, CA (1976-1979)
Assistant Clinical Professor, UCLA School of Medicine, Olive View Medical Center/Sepulveda VA Hospital, Los Angeles, CA (1979-1987)
Granada Hills Hospital, Medical Appointments:
Chief of Staff
Member, Utilization Review Committee
Member at Large, Executive Committee
Secretary, Medical Staff
Member, Planning Committee
Member, Board of Directors
Member, Education Committee
Member, Seminar Planning Committee
Van Nuys Community Hospital: Chair, Department of Medicine
Province Holy Cross Hospital, Mission Hills Hospital, CA: Chief, Division of Nephrology
Northridge Hospital, Northridge, CA: Member, Patient Care and Utilization Committee
Fellow, American College of Physicians
Member, American Society of Nephrology
Member, National Kidney Foundation


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