Dr. Shamir Tuchman MD Pediatric Nephrologist
Dr. Shamir Tuchman is a pediatric nephrologist in Washington, District of Columbia. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's National Medical Center and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. He received his medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 9 years. Dr. Tuchman accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 6 doctors at Children's National Medical Center and one of 6 at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital who specialize in Pediatric Nephrology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Hebrew.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Pediatric Nephrologist: General Pediatric Nephrology
Clinical Interests: Kidney, Stones, Kidney stone disease, nephrocalcinosis
Education & Medical Training
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 2001 - 2004
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Fellowship, Pediatric Nephrology, 2004 - 2007
Tulane University School of Medicine
Class of 2001
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 10 years in Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 6 years in Pediatric Nephrology
DC State Medical License
Active through 2012
MD State Medical License
Active through 2013
VA State Medical License
Active through 2014
Publications & Presentations
Late acute rejection: Incidence, risk factors, and effect on graft survival and function.
Eid, L.,Tuchman, S.,Moudgil, A.
Development of an animal model of nephrocalcinosis via selective dietary sodium and chloride depletion.
Tuchman, S.,Asico, L. D.,Escano, C.,Bobb, D. A.,Ray, P. E.
Low bone mineral density and nutritional vitamin D deficiency in pediatric renal transplant recipients: Assessment of risk factors and response to oral vitamin D therapy.
Sgambat, K., Tuchman, S., Ryan, L., Wood, R., Moudgil, A.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
- Anthem KeyCare PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access
- CIGNA PPO
- Great West PPO
- Multiplan PHCS PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
- United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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111 Michigan Ave Nw
Washington, DC 20010
Phone: (202) 476-5000