Nasim Wiegley, M.D.
- Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
- Medical Director, Southgate DCI Dialysis Clinic
Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center
4860 Y St., Suite 0200
Sacramento, CA 95817
UC Davis Medical Group - Elk Grove
9390 Bighorn Blvd., Suite 120
Elk Grove, CA 95758
Additional Phone Numbers
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)
Dr. Wiegley is interested in providing high quality care to adults with kidney disease, including critical care nephrology in the hospital, and management of individuals with reduced kidney function in the ambulatory setting. These include chronic kidney disease, inflammatory kidney conditions (glomerulonephritis), electrolyte imbalance, hypertension, as well as long-term kidney replacement therapy such as hemodialysis.
In addition, she is interested in medical education and clinical training of medical students, residents and fellows.
Dr. Wiegley's clinical/research interests include: Acute kidney injury and critical care nephrology, Electrolyte disorders, Progression of chronic kidney disease, and clinical aspects of kidney replacement therapy (dialysis) with focus on quality improvement.
M.D., St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies 2011
B.A., University of Colorado, Colorado Springs CO 2006
Chief Resident - Internal Medicine, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Peoria IL 2014-2015
Internal Medicine, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Peoria IL 2011-2014
Nephrology , UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento CA 2018-2020
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2014
American Board of Internal Medicine, Nephrology,
American College of Physicians
American Society of Nephrology
National Kidney Foundation
Honors and Awards
Fellow Poster Award - Academic Forum of University of California Davis School of Medicine, 2020
Iota Epsilon Alpha Medical Honor Society, St. George's University, 2008
Legacy of Excellence Scholarship, St. George's University, 2007
Biology Honor Society, University of Colorado, 2004
Chemistry Honor Society, University of Colorado, 2005
Select Recent Publications
Wiegley N, Morfin JA. ‘Home Hemodialysis and Cardiovascular Outcomes’ in: Knicely, D (ed.) Handbook of Home Hemodialysis. McGraw Hill Education.
Wiegley N, Walavalkar V, Aujla H, et al. Clinicopathologic Characteristics of JC Virus Nephropathy in Kidney Transplant Recipients. Transplantation. 2021
Wiegley N, Chin AI. Does Rescheduling a Missed In-center Hemodialysis Treatment Improve Clinical Outcomes? Kidney Medicine. 2020
Wiegley N. Kidney Replacement Therapies for Patients with Acute Neurological Injury. Renal Fellow Network. 2020
Wiegley N, Morfin JA. Incomplete Orders for Hypertonic Saline to Treat Hyponatremia. PSNet [internet]. Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, US Department of Health and Human Services. 2020;2(1):3-4.
Wiegley N, Murin S. Diagnosis and Management of Pulmonary Embolism in the Hospitalized Patient. Hospital Medicine Clinics. 2017;6(4):517-531.