Dr. Joseph Brezin, MD

Dr. Joseph Brezin, MD

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Age 71
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Dr. Joseph Brezin, MD is a nephrology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

235 N Broad St # 200

Philadelphia, PA 19107

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthPartners
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
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Top Care Areas

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

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
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more than 79% of peers
Hemodialysis
normal
more than 74% of peers
End-Stage Renal Disease
normal
more than 68% of peers

Dr. Brezin'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.

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*

55  Conditions Treated

  • 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 Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Proteinuria
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
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5  Procedures

  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Renal Failure Management
  • Transplant Care

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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.

Education

  • Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Hahnemann University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Hahnemann University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Hahnemann University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brezin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brezin's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brezin to family and friends
8 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Brezin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (7)

Best doctor I've ever had!
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I have been with this practice for 23 years. I would not trade it for anything. The staff and the Dr. Are excellent!
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best doctor in the area - highly recommend Dr Brezin
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I would definitely recommend Dr. Brezin to other patients because he is such a amazing doctor. He has been my Doctor for 10 years and I'm very satisfied with his care over the years and present.
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I've been a patient of Dr. Brezin for 25 years. I had a kidney transplant in 1991. I even endure Rte. 95 traffic driving from Trenton NJ for my checkups because I have such faith in his care. He knew that one of my anti rejection drugs was toxic to my kidney..if he hadn't been so alert to my test...more
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