Dr. Peter D Yorgin MD Pediatric Nephrologist

Dr. Peter Yorgin is a pediatric nephrologist in San Diego, California and is affiliated with Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego. He received his medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 31 years. Dr. Yorgin accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 5 doctors at Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego who specialize in Pediatric Nephrology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Nephrologist: General Pediatric Nephrology

Clinical Interests: CRRT, FSGS recurrence

Hospital Affiliation

San Diego Medical Center

Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego
Ranked #24 in Pediatrics: Nephrology

Sharp Memorial Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of Arizona
Residency, Pediatrics, 1987

University of Arizona
Internship, Pediatrics, 1983 - 1984

Emory University School of Medicine
Class of 1983

U Minnesota
Fellowship, Pediatric Nephrology (Peds), 1988

Stanford University
Fellowship, Pediatric Nephrology (Peds), 1990

Emory University
Other Training, Medicine, 1979 - 1983

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 30 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 25 years in Hand Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Nephrotic syndrome in an 18-year-old boy with congenital myelomeningocele: Questions.
Carter, C. E., Shayan, K., Mak, R. H., Yorgin, P. D., Krous, H. F.

Nephrotic syndrome in an 18-year-old boy with congenital myelomeningocele: Answers.
Carter, C. E., Shayan, K., Mak, R. H., Yorgin, P. D., Krous, H. F.

Comparison of outcomes with low-dose anti-thymocyte globulin, basiliximab or no induction therapy in pediatric kidney transplant recipients: a retrospective study.
Baron, P. W., Ojogho, O. N., Yorgin, P., Sahney, S., Cutler, D., Ben-Youssef, R., Baqai, W., Weissman, J., Franco, E., Zuppan, C., Concepcion, W.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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