Mohamad Hanouneh, M.D.

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Languages: English, Arabic


Chronic Kidney Disease, Diabetic Nephropathy, Electrolyte Disorders, Kidney Stones more


Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

301 Mason Lord Drive
Baltimore, MD 21224 map


Dr. Mohamad Hanouneh is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. His areas of clinical expertise include renal medicine.

Dr. Hanouneh grew up in Syria and completed his medical school in Tishreen University in Latakia, Syria. He completed Internal Medicine Residency training at Cleveland Clinic, and Nephrology Fellowship at Johns Hopkins.

Dr. Hanouneh currently serves as a part-time faculty in the Division of Nephrology at Johns Hopkins. He also works in the Nephrology Center of Maryland covering Good Samaritan and Upper Chesapeake Hospitals.

Dr. Hanouneh has a passion in medical education. He runs the nephrology board review course and participates in Genes to Society Course of Renal Physiology, which is given to the medical students at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. His area of interests are electrolytes disorders, diabetic kidney disease and nephrolithiasis. more

Departments / Divisions



  • MD; Tishreen University (2010)


  • Radiology; Al Assad University Hospital (2012)
  • Internal Medicine; Cleveland Clinic Foundation (2016)


  • Nephrology; Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (2018)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine) (2016)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Nephrology) (2018)

Research & Publications

Selected Publications

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Latchoumycandane C, Hanouneh M, Nagy LE, McIntyre TM. Inflammatory PAF Receptor Signaling Initiates Hedgehog Signaling and Kidney Fibrogenesis During Ethanol Consumption. PLoS One. 2015;10(12):e0145691

Hanouneh M, Chen TK. Calcium Oxalate Crystals in Ethylene Glycol Toxicity. N Engl J Med. 2017;377(15):1467

McMahon BA, Hanouneh M, Chedid A, Fine DM, Chen TK, Foy M, et al. Association of HIV Suppression With Kidney Disease Progression Among HIV-Positive African Americans With Biopsy-Proven Classic FSGS. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2018;79(5):639-43

Cervantes CE, Menez S, Monroy Trujillo JM, Hanouneh M. Clinical Approach to a Patient With an Acid-Base Disturbance. Am J Kidney Dis. 2021;77(2):A9-A11

Hanouneh M, Echouffo Tcheugui JB, Jaar BG. Recent advances in diabetic kidney disease. BMC Med. 2021;19(1):180

Activities & Honors


  • Hodson Trust Scholarship. Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2017 - 2018


  • American Society of Nephrology, 2016

Videos & Media

Lectures and Presentations

  • Recent Advances in Diabetic Kidney Disease
    Recent Updates, 21st Update in Nephrology, Metabolic Disorders and Transplantation, United Arab Emirates (03/12/2022)
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • New Strategies in managing IgA Nephropathy
    Recent Updates, 21st Update in Nephrology, Metabolic Disorders and Transplantation, United Arab Emirates (03/12/2022)

Patient Ratings & Comments

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