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Kathy L. Jabs MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Chief, Division of Pediatric Nephrology, and Medical Director, Kidney Transplant Program (Pediatrics)

Areas of Expertise

  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Anomalies of the Kidneys and Urinary Tract
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Kidney and Pancreas Transplant
  • Pediatric Kidney Transplant
  • Pediatric Nephrology and Hypertension
  • Proteinuria and Nephrotic Syndrome



  • Internship - Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, 1983
  • Residency - Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, 1985
  • Fellowship - Boston Children's Hospital, 1988
  • Doctor of Medicine - Columbia University

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics, 1987

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Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
We have stayed with this doctor for years despite options closer to home. We trust her.
March 11, 2024
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Very good
February 8, 2024
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Dr. Jabs is awesome! She is very engaged during our visits and truly seems to care with her thorough answers and thought provoking questions. She is a big help to me.
September 29, 2023
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Very good
August 26, 2023
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Dr. Jabs is the best....
June 24, 2023
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I would bring my child back here should the need arise.
May 22, 2023
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May 9, 2023
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