Dr. Toegel joined Colorado Kidney Care in 2019. His main areas of clinical expertise include hemodialysis vascular access, acute care nephrology and hemodialysis.
Dr. Toegel grew up in Augsburg, Germany and studied Medicine in Munich and Hamburg. In 2002, he moved to Salt lake City to complete a graduate program in Physiology with a PhD based on studying the use of stem cells to treat kidney injury. He completed his medicine training at Albert Einstein Jacobi and New York Presbyterian Hospital Cornell to become a clinical and research fellow in Medicine (Nephrology) at Harvard Medical School and the joint Nephrology Fellowship Program of the Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital.
Staying on as faculty at Harvard Medical School in Boston, he pursued further training in interventional Nephrology and joined the interventional nephrology team at Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital.
Dr. Toegel has published more than 20 scientific peer reviewed publications as well as reviews and book chapters and has been teaching students and residents throughout his career.
He is married with one son and spends his free time swimming, biking and running and participating in triathlon events.