Dr. Howard Kerpen, MD
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Dr. Howard Kerpen, MD

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Nephrology | Male

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Dr. Howard Kerpen, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in New Hyde Park, NY. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 45 years. Dr. Kerpen is affiliated with Long Island Jewish Medical Center, North Shore University Hospital and Saint Peter's University Hospital.

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    Dr. Kerpen's Reviews

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    3.9
    based on 7 total surveys (2 with reviews)
    Dr. Kerpen's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      VERY GOOD
    • Explains condition(s) well
      VERY GOOD
    • Answers Questions
      VERY GOOD
    • Time well spent
      VERY GOOD
    Office & Staff Performance
    • Scheduling
      EXCELLENT
    • Office environment
      EXCELLENT
    • Staff friendliness
      EXCELLENT
    • Average wait time
      16 to 30 minutes
    Patient Reviews (2)
    Little Neck, NY |
    terrible doctor.i had stress issues at one point and was rude and non caring to my problem.had a yearly physical which went to fast like he wanted me out of his office.he was rude to my mother when she asked questions.
    in Westbury, NY |
    He is smart, honest and a wonderful diagnostician. He takes time and is considerate. Has always given me very good advice regarding my health. I cannot say enough good things about him. He has treated my entire family for over 30years.
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    Dr. Kerpen's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Nephrology
    •  Board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • Internal Medicine
    • Nephrology

    Conditions Treated

    • Acidosis
    • Acute Glomerulonephritis
    • Acute Kidney Failure
    • Amyloidosis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Dehydration
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Gout
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
    • Iron Metabolism Disorders
    • Kidney Disease
    • Kidney Stones
    • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
    • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Nephritis and Nephropathy
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Purpura
    • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
    • Ureteral Stones
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vitamin D Deficiency

    Education

    • Medical School
      Hahnemann University

      Graduated in 1972

    • Internship Hospital
      Li Jewish Med Center

      Completed in 1973

    • Residency Hospital
      Li Jewish Med Center
    • Fellowship Hospital
      Bellevue Hospital Center

      Completed in 1977

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Italian

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    Specialties

    • Nephrology

    Procedures Performed

    • Hemodialysis