Dr. Chaim Charytan, MD

Dr. Chaim Charytan, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
80 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Chaim Charytan, MD is a nephrology specialist in Bronx, NY and has been practicing for 50 years. He specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.Read his story

NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens

1874 Pelham Pkwy S

Bronx, NY 10461
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amida Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Charytan performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Acute Kidney Failure
more than 43% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
more than 43% of peers
more than 27% of peers

Dr. Charytan's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Charytan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Charytan "Chaim Charytan, M.D., is director of the Division of Nephrology. After receiving his B.A. from Yeshiva University, he trained in Medicine at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He completed the residency in medicine at Bronx Municipal Hospital and the nephrology fellowship at Boston University and Boston City Hospitals. As Captain, USAF, he was Chief, Renal Section Renin and Aldosterone Laboratory. Dr. Charytan is Adjunct Clinical Professor of Medicine at Weill Medical College of Cornell University. His special interest is in renal dialysis and he functions as Director, Dialysis Units at The New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens. His research interests include nutrition and anemia in patients with chronic renal disease, dialysis adequacy and hypertension. His contributions to the medical journal literature are voluminous, and he has authored several chapters for textbooks on a variety of topics in nephrology. Dr. Charytan sits on a number of local and national nephrologic committees and on the editorial board of several nephrology journals. Dr. Charytan is certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Charytan "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

2  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

44  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1960
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1964
  • Bronx Municipal Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1965
  • Bronx Municipal Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Boston University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1968

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Charytan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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