Luis Bedoya, M.D.
Dr. Bedoya joined Balboa Nephrology Medical Group in 2008. He practices in the Chula Vista area; specializing in kidney diseases which includes hemodialysis patients at FMC South Bay for home dialysis including both peritoneal dialysis and home hemodialysis as well as Fresenius Medical Care for in-center hemodialysis.
Dr. Bedoya attended medical school at the Peruvian University of Cayetano Heredia in Lima, Peru, where he obtained his Doctor of Medicine degree. After completing his residency at Clinica Anglo-Americana (British-American Hospital) in Lima, Peru, he went on to complete both his residency and Nephrology fellowship training at Jackson Memorial Hospital and University of Miami Affiliated Hospitals.
Upon fully finishing his training he did four additional years of clinical research in Hypertension at The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Department of Nephrology and Hypertension in Cleveland, Ohio. This latter experience of exposure to science and time of reflection help to shape him as a physician and as a nephrologist the way he is now. He enjoys the interaction with his patients and to help them and their families to go through the high burden of disease that means to have chronic and acute kidney disease.
During his free time, he enjoys being with his family and friends. He likes to read not only about medicine but just about every aspect of human life. He also enjoys traveling and interacting with different cultures not only here in his practice, but also abroad. He also speaks Spanish.
Dhwanil Vyas, M.D.
Dr. Vyas joined Balboa Nephrology Medical Group in 2016. He practices in the Chula Vista area; specializing in kidney diseases which includes taking care of dialysis patients (peritoneal dialysis, home hemodialysis, and in-center hemodialysis) at FMC, DaVita, and US Renal Dialysis units. He serves as the Medical Director for Nutrition Services at the Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center.
Dr. Vyas attended medical school at Smt. NHL Medical College, Gujarat University in India, where he obtained his Bachelor in Medicine degree. He then completed his Internal Medicine Residency at the University of Connecticut. He underwent his training to become a kidney doctor (fellowship in Nephrology and Hypertension) at the University of California, San Diego. After graduating, he joined the Balboa family as a kidney and hypertension specialist.
Dr. Vyas loves to learn new languages and currently speaks four languages fluently (English, Spanish, Gujarati, Hindi). He also enjoys playing and composing music on his guitar and piano.
Adam Horeish, M.D.
Dr. Horeish joined Balboa Nephrology Medical Group in 2015. He practices in the Chula Vista area; specializing in kidney diseases which includes hemodialysis patients at both FMC and DaVita Dialysis units.
Dr. Horeish attended medical school at Ross University School of Medicine where he obtained his Doctor of Medicine degree. After completing his residency at Western Reserve Care System in Youngstown, Ohio, he completed his Nephrology fellowship training at the University of Vermont.
Kathy Khaing, M.D.
Dr. Khaing joined Balboa Nephrology Medical Group in 2018. She practices in the Chula Vista area; specializing in kidney diseases which include hemodialysis and Peritoneal dialysis patients at both Fresenius and DaVita Dialysis units.
Dr. Khaing attended medical school at University of Medicine 1 Yangon where she obtained her Medicine degree in 2006.She completed her residency training at the Saint Peter’s University Hospital and Nephrology fellowship training at the Olive View UCLA medical center.
In her spare time, she enjoys swimming, hiking and cooking and playing with her 2 kids.
Amar Patel, M.D.
Dr. Amar V. Patel joined Balboa Nephrology Medical Group in 2019. He practices in the South Bay – Chula Vista area; specializing in kidney diseases including electrolyte imbalance, hypertension, and dialysis.
Dr. Patel was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Go Steelers!). He completed his undergraduate studies at New York University and obtained his medical degree from St. George’s University. He completed residency at Rochester General Hospital in Rochester, NY and his fellowship at SUNY Downstate in Brooklyn, NY. As a physician, Dr. Patel prides himself on improving patient care. He researches advancements in medicine, but also takes time to learn about challenges patients and their families face in the everyday healthcare experience. It is both the science and the human element that has drawn him to a career in nephrology.
Outside of work, Dr. Patel is quick with a joke, nimble on the dance floor, and a 3-time Fantasy Football Champion. Though, what he enjoys most is basking in the San Diego sunshine with his wife, 2-year-old son, and dog.
Ricardo Soltero, M.D.
Dr. Soltero joined Balboa Nephrology Medical Group in 2003. He practices in the Chula Vista area; specializing in kidney diseases which includes hemodialysis patients at both FMC and DaVita Dialysis units.
Dr. Soltero attended medical school at Howard University College of Medicine where he obtained his Doctor of Medicine degree. After completing his residency at UCSF Alameda General Hospital in Oakland, he completed his fellowship training at the Kaiser Foundation Hospital in affiliation with UCLA.
Cindi Polis, R.N.
Cindi Polis joined Balboa United in 2020 as the new Care Manager & Education Nurse. Cindi works with CKD patients to help optimize a healthier lifestyle and educate patients on different modality options for dialysis. She supports the BNMG clinics covering San Diego County.
Cindi has her BSN in nursing from National University, San Diego, CA and her Business Degree from Golden Gate University, San Francisco, CA.
In her free time, she enjoys cooking, walking to the beach, swimming in the ocean, spending time with her family and enjoying beautiful sunsets.