James P. Gavin, MD

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President of the Medical Staff 

James Gavin, MD, is a kidney specialist with Nephrology Associates, P.C. in Bridgeport, CT. He is on staff at St. Vincent’s Medical Center and also is an assistant clinical professor in the Department of Medicine, University of Connecticut School of Medicine.

Dr. Gavin received his B.S. from St. Joseph’s University and his medical degree from Hahnemann University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at The Cleveland Clinic, where he also served as a Fellow in the Department of Hypertension and Nephrology.

He is a member of numerous professional societies, including the American Society of Nephrology and the International Society of Nephrology as well as a member of the National Kidney Foundation. In addition to contributing to academic publications and abstracts, Dr. Gavin is an active member of the St. Vincent’s Medical Staff, serving in leadership positions including Secretary, Treasurer, and Vice President since 2012.