Dr. Richard D Swartz MD Nephrologist

Dr. Richard Swartz is a nephrologist in Ann Arbor, Michigan and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers and Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System. He received his medical degree from University of Michigan Medical School and has been in practice for 44 years. He is one of 32 doctors at University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers and one of 30 at Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

Boston University Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1970–1971

Boston University Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1973–1975

University of Michigan Medical School
Class of 1970

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Nephrology

MI State Medical License
Active through 2016

Publications & Presentations

Coronary Artery Involvement in Idiopathic Retroperitoneal Fibrosis: Computed Tomographic Findings.
Maturen, K.E., Sundaram, B., Marder, W., Swartz, R.D.

Responses of human skin in organ culture and human skin fibroblasts to a gadolinium-based MRI contrast agent: comparison of skin from patients with end-stage renal disease and skin from healthy subjects.
DaSilva, M., O'Brien Deming, M., Fligiel, S.G., Dame, M.K., Johnson, K.J., Swartz, R.D., Varani, J.

Collagenolytic activity is suppressed in organ-cultured human skin exposed to a gadolinium-based MRI contrast agent.
Perone, P.A., Weber, S.L., DaSilva, M., Paruchuri, T., Bhagavathula, N., Aslam, M.N., Dame, M.K., Johnson, K.J., Swartz, R.D., Varani, J.

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