Dr. Alexandra Idrovo

(757) 668-7244
Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics


Medical School: University of Guayaquil

Residency: John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital

Fellowship: Baylor College of Medicine


As a Pediatric Nephrology Specialist, Dr Idrovo treats children with kidney disease and its associated disorders. She is dedicated to supporting her patients across different pediatric settings including acute critical care, chronic visits and transplantation. She is interested in helping children with kidney problems achieve their full potential.

Dr. Idrovo has authored peer reviewed publications as a principal investigator and has been honored to deliver lectures at national and international conferences to educate and collaborate with others towards improving children's health.

Research Area
  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Kidney Replacement Therapy Effects in Pediatrics
Clinical Interests
  • Kidney Disease
  • Acute Care
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Replacement Therapy Effects in Pediatrics
Awards & Honors
  • Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc" 2021, 2022
  • Annual Dialysis conference. Best Pediatric Abstract by a Physician Award. KC, MO (2020)
  • International Pediatric Nephrology Association. Award and travel Grant. Venice, Italy (2019)
  • American Society of Nephrology. Karen Campbell Award and STAR mentor. ASN, D.C. (2019)
  • Pediatric Academic Societies. Young Investigator’s Travel Award M.J. Baltimore, Maryland (2019)
  • American Society of Pediatric Nephrology. Award and travel Grant. Orlando, Florida (2017)
  • John H. Stroger of Cook County. Best Teaching Senior Resident Award. Chicago, Illinois (2016)
  • American Academy of Pediatrics. Quality Improvement Initiative Award. District VI. Chicago, Illinois (2015)
  • Project Perfect World Foundation. Certificate of Excellence and appreciation. In gratitude for professional and humanitarian service. Guayaquil (2012)
  • Merit Scholarship Award for Outstanding Academic Performance. Guayaquil (2003)
Professional Memberships
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Society of Nephrology
  • American Society of Pediatric Nephrology
  • Dr. Idrovo's published research can be viewed at PubMed
A Note From Dr. Idrovo

"I enjoy working in a Children’s Hospital environment and the continuum of kidney care that we provide."