Jessica Kendrick, MD
Professor, Medicine-Renal Med Diseases/Hypertension

Medical School:
  • MD, University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine (2004)
Undergraduate School:
  • BS, New Mexico State University (NM) (2000)
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program (2005)
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program, Internal Medicine (2007)
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program, Nephrology (2010)
Languages: English
Department: Medicine-Renal Med Diseases/Hypertension


  • Stenson EK, Kendrick J, Dixon B, Thurman JM. The complement system in pediatric acute kidney injury. Pediatr Nephrol. 2022 Oct 6;:1-15. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 36203104
  • Martin M, Bansal A, Perez L, Stenson EK, Kendrick J. Use of Relative Blood Volume Monitoring to Reduce Intradialytic Hypotension in Hospitalized Patients Receiving Dialysis. Kidney Int Rep. 2022 Sep;7(9):2105-2107. PubMed PMID: 36090491
  • Ash SR, Batlle D, Kendrick J, Oluwatosin Y, Pottorf W, Brahmbhatt Y, Guerrieri E, Fried L. Effect of Sodium Zirconium Cyclosilicate on Serum Potassium and Bicarbonate in Patients with Hyperkalemia and Metabolic Acidosis Associated with Chronic Kidney Disease: Rationale and Design of the NEUTRALIZE Study. Nephron. 2022;146(6):599-609. PubMed PMID: 35462371
  • Perez L, You Z, Teitelbaum I, Andrews ES, Reddin R, Ramirez-Renteria L, Wilson G, Kendrick J. A 6-Month clinical practice pilot study of sucroferric oxyhydroxide on nutritional status in patients on peritoneal dialysis. BMC Nephrol. 2022 Jul 9;23(1):245. PubMed PMID: 35810296
  • Tommerdahl KL, Kendrick J, Bjornstad P. The Role of Glucagon-Like Peptide 1 (GLP-1) Receptor Agonists in the Prevention and Treatment of Diabetic Kidney Disease: Insights from the AMPLITUDE-O Trial. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2022 Jun;17(6):905-907. PubMed PMID: 35396319
  • Kendrick JB, Zhou M, Ficociello LH, Parameswaran V, Mullon C, Anger MS, Coyne DW. Serum Phosphorus and Pill Burden Among Hemodialysis Patients Prescribed Sucroferric Oxyhydroxide: One-Year Follow-Up on a Contemporary Cohort. Int J Nephrol Renovasc Dis. 2022;15:139-149. PubMed PMID: 35431567
  • Tung S, Kendrick J, Surapaneni A, Scheppach JB, Coresh J, Gottesman R, Sharrett AR, Daya N, Grams ME. Association Between Acute Kidney Injury and Dementia in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study. Am J Kidney Dis. 2022 Oct;80(4):495-501. PubMed PMID: 35390426
  • Pande M, Grafals M, Rizzolo K, Pomfret E, Kendrick J. Reducing disparities in kidney transplantation for Spanish-speaking patients through creation of a dedicated center. BMC Nephrol. 2022 Jul 15;23(1):251. PubMed PMID: 35840913
  • Perez LM, Kendrick J. Practice What you Preach: The Kidney Diet Challenge. Kidney360. 2022 Feb 24;3(2):199-200. PubMed PMID: 35373123
  • Stanski NL, Gist KM, Pickett K, Brinton JT, Sadlowski J, Wong HR, Mourani P, Soranno DE, Kendrick J, Stenson EK. Electrolyte derangements in critically ill children receiving balanced versus unbalanced crystalloid fluid resuscitation. BMC Nephrol. 2022 Dec 6;23(1):388. PubMed PMID: 36474179
  • Tommerdahl KL, Kendrick J, Nelson RG, Bjornstad P. Youth versus adult-onset type 2 diabetic kidney disease: Insights into currently known structural differences and the potential underlying mechanisms. Clin Sci (Lond). 2022 Nov 11;136(21):1471-1483. PubMed PMID: 36326718
  • Scialla JJ, Kendrick J, Uribarri J, Kovesdy CP, Gutiérrez OM, Jimenez EY, Kramer HJ. State-of-the-Art Management of Hyperphosphatemia in Patients With CKD: An NKF-KDOQI Controversies Perspective. Am J Kidney Dis. 2021 Jan;77(1):132-141. PubMed PMID: 32771650
  • Tommerdahl KL, Bjornstad P, Kendrick J, Cree-Green M, Baumgartner AD, Pyle L, Reusch JEB, Nadeau KJ. Results from the Effects of MEtformin on cardiovasculaR function in AdoLescents with type 1 Diabetes (EMERALD) study: A brief report of kidney and inflammatory outcomes. Diabetes Obes Metab. 2020 Nov 25. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 33236509
  • Venkataraman S, Kendrick J. Barriers to kidney transplantation in ESKD. Semin Dial. 2020 Nov;33(6):523-532. PubMed PMID: 33015941
  • Kendrick J, Chonchol M, You Z, Jovanovich A. Lower serum bicarbonate is associated with an increased risk of acute kidney injury. J Nephrol. 2020 May 20. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32436182
  • Kruse NT, You Z, Moreau K, Kendrick J, Jalal D. Sex differences in endothelial function in chronic kidney disease. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2020 Jul 1;319(1):F33-F40. PubMed PMID: 32421350
  • Jovanovich A, You Z, Isakova T, Nowak K, Cheung A, Wolf M, Chonchol M, Kendrick J. Fibroblast Growth Factor 23 Trajectories in Chronic Hemodialysis Patients: Lessons from the HEMO Study. Am J Nephrol. 2019;49(4):263-270. PubMed PMID: 30820005
  • Kendrick J, Parameswaran V, Ficociello LH, Ofsthun NJ, Davis S, Mullon C, Kossmann RJ, Kalantar-Zadeh K. One-Year Historical Cohort Study of the Phosphate Binder Sucroferric Oxyhydroxide in Patients on Maintenance Hemodialysis. J Ren Nutr. 2019 Sep;29(5):428-437. PubMed PMID: 30679076
  • Cervantes L, Chonchol M, Hasnain-Wynia R, Steiner JF, Havranek E, Hull M, Rice J, Kendrick J, Alamillo X, Camacho C, Fischer S. Peer Navigator Intervention for Latinos on Hemodialysis: A Single-Arm Clinical Trial. J Palliat Med. 2019 Jul;22(7):838-843. PubMed PMID: 30702365
  • Kendrick J, Holmen J, Srinivas T, You Z, Chonchol M, Jovanovich A. Acute Kidney Injury Is Associated With an Increased Risk of Dementia. Kidney Int Rep. 2019 Oct;4(10):1491-1493. PubMed PMID: 31701061
  • Davis S, Dylewski J, Shah PB, Holmen J, You Z, Chonchol M, Kendrick J. Risk of adverse maternal and fetal outcomes during pregnancy in living kidney donors: A matched cohort study. Clin Transplant. 2018 Nov 25;:e13453. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30472740
  • Andrews ES, Perrenoud L, Nowak KL, You Z, Pasch A, Chonchol M, Kendrick J, Jalal D. Examining the effects of uric acid-lowering on markers vascular of calcification and CKD-MBD; A post-hoc analysis of a randomized clinical trial. PLoS One. 2018;13(10):e0205831. PubMed PMID: 30356327
  • Melamed ML, Chonchol M, Gutiérrez OM, Kalantar-Zadeh K, Kendrick J, Norris K, Scialla JJ, Thadhani R. The Role of Vitamin D in CKD Stages 3 to 4: Report of a Scientific Workshop Sponsored by the National Kidney Foundation. Am J Kidney Dis. 2018 Dec;72(6):834-845. PubMed PMID: 30297082
  • Jovanovich A, Kendrick J. Personalized Management of Bone and Mineral Disorders and Precision Medicine in End-Stage Kidney Disease. Semin Nephrol. 2018 Jul;38(4):397-409. PubMed PMID: 30082059
  • Zelnick LR, de Boer IH, Kestenbaum BR, Chonchol M, Kendrick J. Comparative Effects of Cholecalciferol and Calcitriol on Circulating Markers of CKD Mineral Bone Disorder: A Randomized Clinical Trial. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2018 Jun 7;13(6):927-928. PubMed PMID: 29514798
  • Cervantes L, Tuot D, Raghavan R, Linas S, Zoucha J, Sweeney L, Vangala C, Hull M, Camacho M, Keniston A, McCulloch CE, Grubbs V, Kendrick J, Powe NR. Association of Emergency-Only vs Standard Hemodialysis With Mortality and Health Care Use Among Undocumented Immigrants With End-stage Renal Disease. JAMA Intern Med. 2018 Feb 1;178(2):188-195. PubMed PMID: 29255898
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Professional Memberships

  • American Society of Nephrology, Member
  • National Kidney Foundation, Member

Practice Locations

UCHealth Anschutz Outpatient Pavilion - Anschutz Medical Campus
1635 Aurora Ct
Aurora, CO 80045

UCHealth Anschutz Inpatient Pavilion - Anschutz Medical Campus
12605 E. 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045

UCHealth Kidney Disease and Hypertension Clinic - Anschutz Medical Campus
1635 Aurora Ct
Anschutz Outpatient Pavilion, 7th floor
Aurora, CO 80045

Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital

Specialty Information

  • Internal Medicine, Board Certification
  • Nephrology, Board Certification
Conditions & Treatments
  • Kidneys and Urinary System

General Information

Medical Schools:
  • MD, University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine (2004)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BS, New Mexico State University (NM) (2000)
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program (2005)
Residency Programs:
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program, Internal Medicine (2007)
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program, Nephrology (2010)
Languages: English
Department: Medicine-Renal Med Diseases/Hypertension
Contact Us
CU Anschutz
Fitzsimons Building

13001 East 17th Place
Campus Box C290
Aurora, CO 80045

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