Sadaf Khan, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center. She specializes in chronic kidney disease, end-stage renal disease, and glomerulonephritis.

Originally from Patna, India, Dr. Khan holds a bachelor's degree in biomedical engineering from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, where she graduated cum laude. She earned her medical degree at the Ohio State University College of Medicine and completed internal medicine residency at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, gaining advanced training through in nephrology through a fellowship at Northwestern University and the McGaw Medical Center.

Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in nephrology, Dr. Khan joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2015 and serves Parkland Health’s renal clinic patients and patients admitted to the renal inpatient services.

She is a member of the American Society of Nephrology, the National Kidney Foundation, the American College of Physicians, and the American Women Muslim Physicians Association.

Personal Note

When she’s not at work, Dr. Khan enjoys spending time with her three young children and other family, cooking, practicing reformer Pilates, and watching Pakistani dramas.

Education & Training
  • Medical School - Ohio State University College of Medicine & Public Health (2005-2009)
  • Fellowship - Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (2013-2015), Nephrology
  • Residency - Cleveland Clinic Foundation (2009-2012), Internal Medicine
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Society of Nephrology
  • American Women Muslim Physicians Association
  • National Kidney Foundation
Books & Publications

Clinical Focus

  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Glomerulonephritis

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