Dr. Joseph V Bonventre MD Nephrologist

Dr. Joseph Bonventre is a nephrologist in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Brigham and Women's Hospital. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 38 years. Dr. Bonventre accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 61 doctors at Brigham and Women's Hospital who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Hospital Affiliation

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Ranked #5 in Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1976 - 1979

Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1979 - 1981

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 21 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 8 years in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation

Publications & Presentations

18th Annual International Conference on Continuous Renal Replacement Therapies (CRRT) 2013
2013 2 12

Urine kidney injury molecule-1: a potential non-invasive biomarker for patients with renal cell carcinoma.
Zhang, P. L.,Mashni, J. W.,Sabbisetti, V. S.,Schworer, C. M.,Wilson, G. D.,Wolforth, S. C.,Kernen, K. M.,Seifman, B. D.,Amin, M. B.,Geddes, T. J.,Lin, F.,Bonventre, J. V.,Hafron, J. M.

Serine hydrolase inhibitors block necrotic cell death by preventing calcium overload of the mitochondria and permeability transition pore formation.
Yun, B.,Lee, H.,Ghosh, M.,Cravatt, B. F.,Hsu, K. L.,Bonventre, J. V.,Ewing, H.,Gelb, M. H.,Leslie, C. C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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