Dr. Patrick N Cunningham MD Nephrologist

Dr. Patrick Cunningham is a nephrologist in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with University of Chicago Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 20 years. Dr. Cunningham accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 20 doctors at University of Chicago Medical Center who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Hospital Affiliation

University of Chicago Medical Center
High performing in Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

University of Chicago
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1994 - 1997

University of Chicago
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1997 - 2000

Tufts University School of Medicine
Class of 1994

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

Cell cycle arrest in a model of colistin nephrotoxicity.
Eadon, M. T.,Hack, B. K.,Alexander, J. J.,Xu, C.,Dolan, M. E.,Cunningham, P. N.

TNF-mediated damage to glomerular endothelium is an important determinant of acute kidney injury in sepsis.
Xu, C.,Chang, A.,Hack, B. K.,Eadon, M. T.,Alper, S. L.,Cunningham, P. N.

TNF induces caspase-dependent inflammation in renal endothelial cells through a Rho- and myosin light chain kinase-dependent mechanism.
Wu, X., Guo, R., Chen, P., Wang, Q., Cunningham, P.N.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Minnesota Blue Cross Accord
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
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