MD: Gorky Medical Institute, Gorky, Russia, 1985.
Residency: Miami Children's Hospital, Miami, FL, 1997.
Fellowship: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2000.
MS: Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, 2001.
Certifications: Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG), 1995; Pediatrics, 1996; Pediatric Nephrology, 2001, 2008.