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HUNTINGTON, WV -

Dr. Hala Alshayeb and Dr. Wafa Badwan have joined the medical staffs at Cabell Huntington Hospital and Marshall Internal Medicine. The fellowship-trained and board-certified kidney specialists will provide care for patients with kidney disease.

Alshayeb earned her medical degree at Jordan University of Science and Technology. She completed her residency training and her fellowship training in nephrology at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. 

She completed fellowship training in nephrology transplantation at the University of Illinois in Chicago. 

Badwan earned her medical degree at the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University in Greenville, N.C. 

She also completed her residency in internal medicine and her fellowship training in nephrology at East Carolina University/Pitt County Memorial Hospital in Greenville. 

Both are certified in internal medicine and nephrology by the American Board of Internal Medicine and serve as asssociate professors with the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine.

Alshayeb and Badwan join the Marshall Internal Medicine Division of Nephrology and will work with Dr. Joseph I. Shapiro, dean of the med school, and Dr. Neha Garg and Dr. Zeid Khitan, all experienced nephrologists providing care at the new Marshall Kidney Care and Hypertension Center located at the J. Robert Pritchard Dialysis Center on the campus of Cabell Huntington Hospital and the Marshall University Medical Center. 

The new clinic offers treatment for patients with resistant and difficult-to-treat hypertension. With 303 beds, Cabell Huntington treats patients from more than 29 counties in West Virginia, eastern Kentucky and southern Ohio.