Dr. Despina Hoffman
Dr. Despina Hoffman is a board certified Internal Medicine physician with subspecialty training in Nephrology. She graduated summa cum laude from Elms College with degrees in biology and chemistry. After eleven years in clinical medical research and over twenty-five publications across multiple disciplines, she received her medical degree from the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2010. She then completed her residency and fellowship training at Baystate Medical Center, the Western Campus of Tufts University School of Medicine. Throughout her career Dr. Hoffman has been honored with several distinguished teaching awards, while also participating in a number of hospital quality improvement projects.
She now enthusiastically joins Drs. Schmitz and Quate at Kidney Care of Michiana. Her interests include general nephrology, as well as dialysis and transplantation. She is committed to delivering thorough and compassionate care to each of her patients. In her free time she enjoys cooking and outdoor activities. Additionally, she is excited to explore her new home, Indiana.