Dr. Joseph M Weisstuch MD Nephrologist

Dr. Joseph Weisstuch is a nephrologist in New York, New York. He 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 25 years. He is one of 9 doctors at Bellevue Hospital Center and one of 18 at NYU Langone Medical Center who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Hospital Affiliation

Bellevue Hospital Center

NYU Langone Medical Center
Ranked #39 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 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

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

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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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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