Dr. Joshua Schwimmer, MD

Dr. Joshua Schwimmer, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
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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Top Care Areas

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more than 86% of peers
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
more than 75% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
more than 66% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

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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2  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Fellow of the American College of Physicians., 2004
  • Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology, 2004
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Joshua Schwimmer, MD
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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