Dr. Wayne Kotzker, MD

Dr. Wayne Kotzker, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Wayne Kotzker, MD is a nephrology specialist in Fort Lauderdale, FL and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University of Medicine And Dentistry of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 1994 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.Read his story

407 SE 9th St Ste 101

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

Contact Information

(954) 463-0112

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
End-Stage Renal Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Kotzker's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kotzker "Experience and leading positions: Dr. Kotzker was the second physician in REHC group. He knew from day 1 that this would be a strong practice that would grow and meet the needs of its patients. Previous practice: Shaarei Tzeddek Medica Center in Jerusalem, Israel. -Medical Director Dialysis Services, Boca Raton Regional Hospital and Davita West Boynton Beach center. Member of IT Physician Adv. Board- DaVita Health Care Partner/Physician Think Tank for DaVita.Associate Professor of Medicine: Nova Southeastern, Florida International University and Charles E. Schmidt School of Medicine FAU. Clinical Interests Dr. Kotzker enjoys taking care of patients. He is interested in all aspects of Nephrology care, including Chronic Kidney Disease, Hypertension, Acute Kidney Injury, Diabetic Nephropathy, Dialysis, Transplantation and Glomerulonephritis."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kotzker "WHY CHOOSE US:

  • We attend all major Broward and Palm Beach Hospitals
  • IVY league well trained professionals 
  • Engaged in research and Clinical professors up to date on cutting edge medicine.
  • Accept all insurances
  • Most flexible schedule 
  • Immediate urgent care appointment available 
  • Also have access to all hospital charts database in case you are ever hospitalized

REHC was founded in 2000. We are a team of certified nephrologists – specialists in the kidney providing treatment of difficult-to-control high blood pressure, electrolyte disorders, dialysis (including home dialysis), and transplantation.

Our big goal is the best patient satisfaction and comprehensive nephrology care while improving quality and safety, supporting the patient care continuum through information and technology and aligning payment and costs.

We can provide optimal care for each particular case and give our patients the absolute best opportunity for a healthy, successful recover."


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2  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

43  Conditions Treated


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15  Procedures

  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Hemodialysis Vascular Access Creation
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Renal Biopsy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Brandeis U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • University of Medicine And Dentistry of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • UMDJ-RW Johnson U Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • UMDJ-RW Johnson U Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kotzker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kotzker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kotzker to family and friends
7 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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Dr. Kotzker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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