Dr. Shamir Tuchman, MD

Pediatric NephrologyMaleAge 45

Dr. Shamir Tuchman, MD is a Pediatric Nephrology Specialist in Washington, DC and has over 20 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Tulane U, School of Medicine medical school in 2001. He is affiliated with Children's National Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Tuchman to book an appointment.

Dr. Tuchman

Childrens National Health System Department of Pediatrics Residency Program

111 Michigan Ave NW Washington, DC 20010

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Dr. Tuchman's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Renal Scan
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tuchman performs Renal Scan more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Tuchman performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Ultrasound, Renal
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tuchman performs Ultrasound, Renal more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Tuchman performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tuchman performs Living Kidney Donor Evaluation more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Tuchman performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Tuchman's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Dysplasia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypokalemia
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Transplant Evaluation
  • Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Scan
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Ultrasound, Renal
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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(202) 476-5000

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Shamir Tuchman, MD is a Pediatric Nephrology Specialist in Washington, DC and has over 20 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatric Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Pediatrics

Education

Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia
Fellowship Hospital
2002
Cincinnati Childrens Hospital Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2001
Tulane U, School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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Dr. Tuchman frequently treats Renal Scan, Ultrasound, Renal, and Living Kidney Donor Evaluation. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Tuchman treats.

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Dr. Tuchman's office is located at 111 Michigan Ave NW, Washington, DC 20010. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Childrens National Health System Department of Pediatrics Residency Program111 Michigan Ave NW Washington, DC 20010
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Children's National Medical Center

Children's National Medical Center5285 Westview Dr Ste 103 Frederick, MD 21703
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Children's National Hospital

Washington, DC