James Porile, MD, F.A.C.P.


Dr. Porile received his Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry from Duke University and attended medical school at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine.

He did his Internal Medicine residency and Nephrology fellowship at the University of Chicago Medical Center. Dr. Porile is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology.

Dr. Porile is the Medical Director for the Fresenius Medical Care home dialysis unit. He currently serves on the Fresenius Kidney Care Joint Venture Council.  He served on the Fresenius Medical Care of North America East Division and Corporate Medical Advisory Boards.

Dr. Porile has previously been active in teaching both medical students at the Indiana University School of Medicine, South Bend, and local hospital Family Practice Residents.  He currently serves as President of the SJMC Medical Staff.

Dr. Porile is married with 2 children. In his leisure time he enjoys spending time with his family, reading, watching Duke basketball, and walking the family dog.