Dr. Christopher Larosa, MD

Pediatric NephrologyMaleAge 43

Dr. Christopher Larosa, MD is a Pediatric Nephrology Specialist in Philadelphia, PA. He is affiliated with Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Larosa to book an appointment.

Dr. Larosa

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Outpatient Nutrition Center

3500 Civic Center Blvd Philadelphia, PA 19104
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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  • Offers Telehealth
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Dr. Larosa's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Larosa treats Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Larosa treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Congenital Renal Dysplasia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Larosa treats Congenital Renal Dysplasia more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Larosa treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Larosa treats Secondary Renovascular Hypertension more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Larosa treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Larosa's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Congenital Renal Dysplasia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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(215) 590-2449

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MultiPlan
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Dr. Larosa's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Larosa

3.7

Based on 3 ratings

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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (3)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (2)
  • Explained conditions well (2)
What could be improved
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions (1)
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Very unhappy with my care. Switched doctors as soon as I turned 18. He is very inteligent but I often did not feel listened to.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
What could be improved
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Long wait times
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Dr. Larosa is very professional, caring, and loving. He always was available via phone or email whenever I had questions about my son's symptoms or if I had any concerns.
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Biography

Dr. Christopher Larosa, MD is a Pediatric Nephrology Specialist in Philadelphia, PA. He is affiliated with Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children....Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatric Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Pediatrics

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Christopher Larosa, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Larosa has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Christopher Larosa, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Christopher Larosa, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Larosa frequently treats Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease, Congenital Renal Dysplasia, and Secondary Renovascular Hypertension. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Larosa treats.

Where is Dr. Christopher Larosa, MD's office located?

Dr. Larosa's office is located at 3500 Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Outpatient Nutrition Center3500 Civic Center Blvd Philadelphia, PA 19104
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Larosa is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children

Wilmington, DE