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Leonor Banez, Nurse Practitioner, Nephrology

Leonor D. Banez, MSN, APRN


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Leonor Banez is a nurse practitioner in the Department of Nephrology at UI Health. Leonor treats patients with acute and chronic kidney disease (CKD), end-stage renal disease (ESRD), fluid and electrolyte disorders, and high blood pressure. She emphasizes CKD education and treatment options on different renal-replacement modalities. Leonor also has an interest in educating nurse practitioner students.

Gender: Female
Preferred Pronouns: She/Her

Language : English, Filipino

Specialties & Services

  • Nephrology
  • Acute and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • ESRD
  • Hypertension
  • Fluid and Electrolyte Disorders


Outpatient Care Center, Suite 3D

1801 W. Taylor St.
Chicago, IL 60612


  • Board Certification: Nephrology Nursing Credentialing Commission
  • Board Certification: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  • Medical School: Charles Drew University of Medicine & Science — Los Angeles, CA