Dr. Stephen T. Copen, MD

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Dr. Stephen T. Copen, MD

Nephrology | Male

8631 W 3rd St Ste 1030E, Los Angeles, CA 90048 Get Directions

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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      3.5 based on 6 responses
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      Experience with Dr. Copen
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Copen's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        31 – 45 minutes (6)
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      Specialties

      • Nephrology

      Board Certifications

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      • Internal Medicine
      • Nephrology

      Conditions Treated

      • Acidosis
      • Acute Glomerulonephritis
      • Acute Kidney Failure
      • Alkalosis
      • Amyloidosis
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brain Disorders
      • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
      • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
      • Chronic Kidney Diseases
      • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
      • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
      • Dehydration
      • Diabetes
      • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
      • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
      • End-Stage Renal Disease
      • Gout
      • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
      • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
      • Hydronephrosis
      • Hypercalcemia
      • Hyperkalemia
      • Hypertension
      • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
      • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
      • Hypokalemia
      • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
      • Iron Metabolism Disorders
      • 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
      • Proteinuria
      • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
      • Ureteral Stones
      • Vascular Disease
      • Vitamin D Deficiency

      Procedures Performed

      • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
      • Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis (CAPD)
      • Hemodialysis
      • Peritoneal Dialysis

      Background Check

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        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for California.

      • 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

      • Medical School
        Rush Medical College Of Rush University

        Graduated in 1993

      • Residency Hospital
        Los Angeles County University So Calif

        Completed in 1996

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Los Angeles County University So Calif

        Completed in 1998

      • Undergraduate School
        Harvard Medical School

        Graduated in 1990

      • Other Education
        Harvard University, Ab Cum Laude, Biochemical Sciences

        Completed in 1990

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Copen'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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      Dr. Copen's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      31 – 45 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Copen

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Copen's Care Philosophy

      To listen carefully, and show compassion and attention to our patients' concerns.