Dr. Lawrence B Holzman MD Nephrologist

Dr. Lawrence Holzman is a nephrologist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Philadephia Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and has been in practice for 30 years. He is one of 28 doctors at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and one of 13 at Philadephia Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

Medical College of Pennsylvania and Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1984 - 1986

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1986 - 1989

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation

Publications & Presentations

Crk1/2 and CrkL form a hetero-oligomer and functionally complement each other during podocyte morphogenesis.
George, B.,Fan, Q.,Dlugos, C. P.,Soofi, A. A.,Zhang, J.,Verma, R.,Park, T. J.,Wong, H.,Curran, T.,Nihalani, D.,Holzman, L. B.

Slit diaphragm protein Neph1 and it's signaling: a novel therapeutic target for protection of podocytes against glomerular injury.
Arif, E.,Rathore, Y. S.,Kumari, B.,Ashish, F.,Wong, H. N.,Holzman, L. B.,Nihalani, D.

Podocyte-specific deletion of NDST1, a key enzyme in the sulfation of heparan sulfate glycosaminoglycans, leads to abnormalities in podocyte organization in vivo.
Sugar, T.,Wassenhove-McCarthy, D. J.,Esko, J. D.,van Kuppevelt, T. H.,Holzman, L.,McCarthy, K. J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust POS-SE
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
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