Board Certified Nephrology
Joined 2016
Pavan Gona
Pavan Gona MD
Education and Training

Doctor of Medicine

Gandhi Medical College 1999 (Hyderabad, India)

Internal Medicine Residency

Mount Vernon Hospital/New York Medical College 2003 (Mount Vernon, New York)

Nephrology Fellowship

University of Oklahoma Health Science Center 2015 (Oklahoma, OK)


After graduating from Gandhi Medical College in India.  I moved to the United States to pursue Residency at New York Medical College and practiced as a Hospitalist.  I then moved to Oklahoma to complete my fellowship in Nephrology at the University of Oklahoma.  After completing my fellowship I moved to Salem to raise my family and practiced with Samaritan Health Nephrology group in the Corvallis area.


I joined Kidney Care Physicians in 2016 and try to provide the best possible care for my patients with empathy and respect.

I am blessed with a wife, son, and a daughter and love to spend time with them.  In my free time I enjoy traveling and playing tennis.