Dr. Joshua Schwimmer, MD

Dr. Joshua Schwimmer, MD

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Joshua Schwimmer, MD is a nephrology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry in 1998 and specializes in nephrology.

110 E 59th St

New York, NY 10022

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Schwimmer's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hyperkalemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schwimmer treats Hyperkalemia more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Schwimmer treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Chronic Glomerulonephritis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schwimmer treats Chronic Glomerulonephritis more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Schwimmer treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Gout
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schwimmer treats Gout more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Schwimmer treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Juvenile Gout

Dr. Schwimmer's conditions and procedures:

Acidosis
Acute Glomerulonephritis
Acute Kidney Failure
Alkalosis
Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Dehydration
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
End-Stage Renal Disease
Gout
Hemodialysis
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hydronephrosis
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Kidney Disease
Kidney Hypertrophy
Kidney Infection
Kidney Infection, Chronic
Kidney Stones
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Nephrotic Syndrome
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Ureteral Stones
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are dedicated to providing compassionate, individualized, high-quality care.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

  • Strong Mem Hsp University Rochester
    Residency Hospital
  • 2003
    New York Presbyterian-Columbia
    Fellowship Hospital
    2003
  • 1998
    University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Medical School
    1998

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Fellow of the American College of Physicians., 2004
  • Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology, 2004

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What People Say About Dr. Joshua Schwimmer, MD
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I am so happy to be back with Dr. Schwimmer. Because of an insurance change, I had to unfortunately stop using this excellent doctor--However, I just changed my job and can use him once again. He is thorough, caring, and patient. He listens carefully and remembers what you previously told him. ...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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

Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

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