Dr. Vilma Quijada received her medical degree from the University of Panama with additional training at DC General Hospital. She completed her internal medicine residency at DC General Hospital and her nephrology fellowship at Georgetown University; she also completed a research fellowship at Osaka University in Japan, she is a Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology and is certified by the American Society of Hypertension as a Clinical Hypertension Specialist. Dr Quijada is board certified in both internal medicine and nephrology.
Dr Quijada is on the Board of Trustees of the Northwest Kidney Centers as well as being the Medical Director for Mount Rainier Kidney Center. She enjoys sailing, traveling and spending time with her family.