Dr. Brenda Kurnik, MD

Dr. Brenda Kurnik, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 66
Save
Dr. Brenda Kurnik, MD is a nephrology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 35 years. She graduated from Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in nephrology.

245 N 15th St

Philadelphia, PA 19102

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • QualCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Background Check

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice claims information for Pennsylvania
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Kurnik's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Kurnik's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kurnik treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Kurnik treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Chronic Kidney Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kurnik treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 67% of her peers

Dr. Kurnik treats this condition more than 67% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hyperkalemia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kurnik treats Hyperkalemia more than 57% of her peers

Dr. Kurnik treats this condition more than 57% of her peers

Dr. Kurnik's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Brenda Kurnik, MD is a nephrology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 35 years. She graduated from Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

University Hospital SUNY Upstate Medical University
Residency Hospital
Washington University In St. Louis School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1984
Barnes Jewish Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1979
Upstate Med Center
Internship Hospital
1978
Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine
Medical School
1984
1979
1978

Languages

  • French
  • English

Awards

Dr. Kurnik's Reviews

Be the first to leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Kurnik?
(Select your rating)

Locations

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO