Dr. Joseph M Weisstuch MD Nephrologist

Dr. Joseph Weisstuch is a nephrologist in New York, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Bellevue Hospital Center and NYU Langone Medical Center. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 29 years. He is one of 10 doctors at Bellevue Hospital Center and one of 19 at NYU Langone Medical Center who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Hospital Affiliation

Bellevue Hospital Center
High performing in Nephrology

NYU Langone Medical Center
Ranked #38 in Nephrology

VA NY Harbor Healthcare System, Manhattan Campus

Education & Medical Training

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1985–1988

New York University School of Medicine
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1989–1991

New York University School of Medicine
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Nephrology

NY State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Does essential hypertension cause end-stage renal disease?
Weisstuch, J. M., Dworkin, L. D.

Expression of endothelial protein C receptor in cortical peritubular capillaries associates with a poor clinical response in lupus nephritis.
Izmirly, P. M., Barisoni, L., Buyon, J. P., Kim, M. Y., Rivera, T. L., Schwartzman, J. S., Weisstuch, J. M., Liu, D. T., Bernstein, S., Tseng, C. E., Belmont, H. M., Esmon, C. T., Merrill, J. T., Askanase, A. D., Thomas, D. B., Clancy, R. M.

Current therapies for lupus nephritis in an ethnically heterogeneous cohort.
Rivera, T. L., Belmont, H. M., Malani, S., Latorre, M., Benton, L., Weisstuch, J., Barisoni, L., Tseng, C. E., Izmirly, P. M., Buyon, J. P., Askanase, A. D.

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