Russell L. Brink, D.O.

PRACTICING SINCE 2011

Dr. Brink received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Touro University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Henderson, Nevada. He completed residency and fellowship training at the University of Texas Medical School, Houston, Texas. Currently, he practices at Southwest Nephrology Associates.

  • BOARD CERTIFIED IN INTERNAL MEDICINE
  • BOARD CERTIFIED IN NEPHROLOGY

EDUCATION

Fellowship
University of Texas Medical School – Houston, TX
Nephrology, 2011-13

Residency 
University of Texas Medical School – Houston, TX
Internal Medicine, 2008-20013

Medical School
Touro University, College of Osteopathic Medicine – Henderson, Nevada,
2008

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, 2012
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Subspecialty – Nephrology, 2013

LICENSES

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support, 2012
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support, 2013
  • Basic Life Support, 2008

ORGANIZATIONS

  • American Medical Association
  • Texas Medical Association
  • American Society of Nephrology
  • Harris County Medical Society
  • American College of Physicians

RESEARCH

  • USD Chemistry Department Research, Electric Potential of Amino Acids, Vermillion, South Dakota, 2001-2002
    Preceptor – Miles Koppang, Chair of USD Chemistry Department
  • USD Chemistry Department Research, Protoporphyrins as a Potential Cancer Treatment, Vermillion, South Dakota, 2001-2002
    Preceptor – Joseph Vitt, Associate Professor USD Chemistry Department

GRAND ROUNDS/PRESENTATIONS

“A Ga-Lactic Problem,” A case of B-cell ALL. Original author. Presented at Texas ACP.
November 2010.“No Jo-King Around,” A case of Anti-Synthetase Syndrome. Contributing author. Presented at Baylor COM, ACP Day.
March 2010.

AWARDS AND ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Touro University Dean’s List, 2005-2008
  • Senior Merit Award, USD Chemistry Department, 2002
  • ACS Excellence in Chemistry Award, 2002
  • Junior Merit Award, USD Chemistry Department, 2001
  • Thomas Beulkelman Scholarship Award, USD Chemistry Department, 2000
  • Freshman Merit Award, USD Chemistry Department, 1999
  • Sioux Valley Hospital Academic Scholarship,1998-1999
Office Hours
Monday:8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday:8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday:8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday:8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday:8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday:Closed
Sunday:Closed

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