Dr. Michael A Thursby DO Nephrologist

Dr. Michael Thursby is a nephrologist in East Providence, Rhode Island. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Kent County Memorial Hospital and Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island. He received his medical degree from Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine and has been in practice for 18 years. He is one of 10 doctors at Kent County Memorial Hospital and one of 16 at Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

Brown University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1996 - 1999

Brown University
Fellowship, Nephrology, 2000 - 2002

Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine
Class of 1996

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

An update in transplant immunosuppressive therapy.
Thursby, M.A., Yango, A.F., Gohh, R.Y.

Up-regulation of hepatocyte growth factor receptor: an amplification and targeting mechanism for hepatocyte growth factor action in acute renal failure.
Liu, Y., Tolbert, E. M., Lin, L., Thursby, M. A., Sun, A. M., Nakamura, T., Dworkin, L. D.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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