Manuel Dominguez, M.D.

  • Internal Medicine - General Internal Medicine


Manuel Dominguez, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Dr. Dominguez earned his medical degree at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. He completed an internship in internal medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center and a residency in internal medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine – Houston Methodist Hospital. He then returned to UT Southwestern for advanced training through a nephrology fellowship. He also holds a master’s degree in clinical psychology from Saint Mary’s University in San Antonio.

Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in internal medicine and nephrology, Dr. Dominguez joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2013.

His research interests include acute kidney injury, cardiorenal syndrome, disturbances of water and sodium balance, hypertension, hyponatremia, and renal manifestations of multiple myeloma.

Dr. Dominguez is a Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology and a member of the Texas Medical Association and the Dallas County Medical Society.

In 2015, Dr. Dominguez was the UT Southwestern Emergency Medicine Residency Program’s Consultant of the Year. In 2006, he earned the Hispanic American Medical Association of Houston’s Recognition Award.

He is fluent in Spanish.

Education & Training
  • Residency - Houston Methodist Hospital (2009-2011), Internal Medicine
  • Fellowship - UT Southwestern Medical Center (2011-2013), Nephrology
  • Medical School - UT Health Science Center McGovern Medical School (2004-2008)
  • Internship - UT Southwestern Medical Center (2008-2009), Internal Medicine
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • American Society of Nephrology (2011), Fellow
  • Dallas County Medical Society (2008)
  • Texas Medical Association (2004)
Honors & Awards
  • Consultant of the Year 2015, UT Southwestern Emergency Medicine Residency
  • Recognition Award 2006, Hispanic American Medical Association of Houston
Books & Publications
  • Acute kidney injury
  • Cardiorenal syndrome
  • Disturbances of water and sodium balance
  • Hypertension
  • Hyponatremia
  • Renal manifestations of multiple myeloma