Nephrology & Hypertension

Initial consultation, evaluation and management in Kidney-related disorders, medication interactions, titration and dosing, electrolyte imbalances, and high blood pressure control.

  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Acute kidney injury
  • Kidney stones
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Hypertension
  • Hematuria
  • Proteinuria
  • Gout
  • Edema
  • Kidney transplant
  • End stage kidney disease
  • Sodium and water imbalances
  • Electrolyte abnormalities
  • Dialysis

Medical Cannabis Consultation

  1. Please bring any reports or documents to your first appointment.
  2. For those with a history of psychiatric disorders or personal history of addiction, including alcohol and substance abuse, continuity of care by your mental and behavioral health specialist is strongly recommended.
  3. All major credit cards, venmo and cash is accepted.  Fees for each session must be paid at the time of visit.

For more information, please visit: NYS Medical Cannabis Program

Key Opinion Leader and Public Speaker

Dr. Dara Huang is a highly regarded medical expert and skilled dynamic public speaker as seen in The View, Crain’s New York Business, NY1. As the first and foremost leader in cannabinoid medicine in NYC, Dr. Huang is a trusted authority in medical, industry and general community education with various speaking engagements. Additionally, she is a medical legal expert witness in chronic kidney diseases. Double Board certified in Nephrology and Internal Medicine, Dr. Huang earned her combined undergraduate, masters and medical school degrees from Brown University/ Brown Medical School. Hospital affiliations include Mount Sinai Hospital, Beth Israel and Lenox Hill-Northwell Health.

Speaking engagements/CME include:
2022: YouTube Creator: “Culinary Medicine Rx” teaching kitchen library
Jamaica Hosp OBGYN Grand Rounds: Cannabis & Women’s Health

Chinese American Medical Society: You are What & How you eat

JCC Manhattan: Updates in NYS Office of Cannabis Management

2021: Bronx HS of Science- Coping with Adolescent angst
APAMSA National Conference- Change Agents: Celebrating Resilience, Addressing Inequities & Marching Forward
Marcus Inst of Integrative Health- The Art and Practice of Culinary Medicine

2020: Elisabeth Haub School of Law: Medicolegal perspectives of Cannabis Law: Policy & Practice
Mt Sinai: Demo on proper use of PPE + Ask Dr. Dara – Living w Cancer during Covid times; Shifting to Telemed care services. Acute Kidney Injury & Recovering from Covid hospitalization. Bolstering your natural immunity w Culinary Med & other Covid prevention strategies

2019: CWCBExpo NY: The Clinical & Therapeutic Applications of Med Cannabis
WHCR 90.3 FM: The Voice of Harlem at CCNY
Healthfirst/Maimonides: The Art of Joyful Living Through Food
World Trade Ctr Envrnmtal Health @ Bellevue: Dept of Psych
Coveteur & Limone Creative- Women In Cannabis
NYP Bklyn Methodist Hosp- Med Student Symposium: What else can you do w your MD?
CKD & Hep B Advisory Board
NY Public Library: History & Politics of Med Cannabis

2018: NYU-Winthrop Grand Rounds: Division of Nephrology Cannabinoid Medicine for Nephro Care
Gilda’s Club- Medical Cannabis & Cancer
World Journal Special Ed: MJ legalization in 2018?世界周刊: 2018 大麻合法年?
Beth Israel- Dept of Hosp Med- Opioids, NSAIDs & Med cannabis

NYP/Weill Cornell Med- Division of Geriatrics & Palliative Care- The Science & Medicine Behind Cannabis

The Storefront Project

2017: Brown University Club at The Natl Opera Center: Leaders in Cannabis
92nd St Y- Intro to Med Cannabis
JCC Manhattan- Body Weight & Cancer
Mt Sinai Hospital- Masters in Public Health/Preventative Medicine: Introduction to Culinary Medicine for Clinical Practice
Lenox Hill- Malignancy in Renal Transplantation

The Alchemists Kitchen
Kima Center for Physiotherapy and Wellness
Spaceworks Williamsburgh Library
Cannatopia Hemp CBD Educational Brunch
New York Medical Cannabis Clinicians
Cannabis Cultural Association