Dr. Birenboim joined Midwest Nephrology Consultants in 1986 after completion of her medical training at Albert Einstein Medical School in New York and the University of Kansas School of Medicine. Dr. Birenboim's outpatient nephrology practice is focused predominantly in Eastern Jackson county. Her emphasis in the office is focusing on addressing her patients' individual questions and concerns regarding their medical problems. She has created a team approach of availability and attention to patient education with the assistance of MNC's dedicated support staff. Dr. Birenboim particularly allows extra time for new patients in order to lay a groundwork of trust and potential hopefulness in one's adapting to living with chronic medical problems. Although the complexity of each of her patient's medical problems vary from benign hypertension to complications of a kidney transplant, she prides herself on giving the same amount of attention to each patient regardless of the individual's diagnosis.