Dr. Payam Shakouri, a nephrologist, discusses uncontrolled gout and its connection to chronic kidney disease (CKD). Approximately 1 in 4 adults with CKD has gout. It’s 10x more likely for a person with moderate-to-severe CKD to have gout than someone who does not.
Dr. Payam Shakouri is a nephrologist at Advanced Kidney Care of Hudson Valley in Poughkeepsie, NY. Dr. Shakouri attended King’s College London and St. George’s University School of Medicine in Grenada for medical school. He completed his residency at St. Michael Medical Center in Newark, NJ and his fellowship training in nephrology/critical care at Elmhurst Hospital Center and Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, NY.