Tunji Alausa, M.D. is a board-certified Nephrologist and the founding partner of both Kidney Care Center, a nephrology practice and Dialysis Care Center, a rapidly growing provider of dialysis services nationwide.
Through his various companies, Dr. Alausa has created a national brand that focuses on optimal care for kidney dialysis and hypertension patients especially in under-served communities. He has also contributed tremendously to these communities by providing significant employment opportunities for various stakeholders.
Dr. Alausa completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Cook County Hospital, Chicago; where he was appointed Chief Medical Resident. During this time, he was responsible for co-coordinating the training programs of several interns and residents as well as an Attending Physician.
Upon completing his tenure at CCH, Dr. Alausa was ap-pointed to the faculty of RUSH University Medical School as an Assistant Professor, before moving on to the prestigious Medical College of Wisconsin to pursue a specialist training in Nephrology and Hypertension.
Dr. Alausa has published multiple medical papers covering diverse range of practices. His publications have transcend-ed both basic medical research and clinical medicine and have appeared in the New England Journal of Medicine. In 2007 and 2012, Dr. Tunji Alausa was named one of America’s Best Physicians.
- Gender : Male
- Hospital Affiliations : Presence St. Joseph Medical Center, Joliet IL, Silver Cross Hospital, New Lenox IL
- Residency : Cook County Hospital, Chicago IL
- Fellowship : Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee WI
- Certifications :
- Leadership Roles : Chief Medical Resident, Cook County Hospital
- Internal Medicine
- Monday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Tuesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Wednesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Thursday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Friday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM