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Steven J. Peitzman

Steven J. Peitzman, MD

Professor


Department: Medicine: Division of Nephrology & Hypertension

Practices: Drexel Nephrology

Specialties: Nephrology

Education

  • MD - Temple University School of Medicine
  • BS - University of Pennsylvania (1967)

Memberships: 

  • The American Society of Nephrology
  • Fellow of the American College of Physicians
  • Fellow of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia

In the News

Clinical Services

Chronic kidney disease, Dialysis, Kidney stones, Protein - urine, Kidney stones - prevention, Hypertension - Resistant, Kidney biopsy

Fellowships

  • Nephrology - MCP Hospital and VA Medical Center

Residencies

  • Internal Medicine - MCP Hospital and VA Medical Center (1972-1974)

Internships

  • Internal Medicine - MCP Hospital and VA Medical Center (1971-1972)

Dr. Peitzman is currently professor of medicine at Drexel University College of Medicine, formerly (Woman’s) Medical College of Pennsylvania and Hahnemann University School of Medicine. He has practiced in the specialty of nephrology (kidney disease and hypertension) for over 30 years and has taught and lectured widely. He has published numerous articles in medical journals and one book. He is also recognized throughout North America and Europe as a historian of medicine and nephrology.

He lives in the Germantown section of Philadelphia and volunteers with several local organizations.

Research Interests

Medical education, History of medicine

Research

Dr. Peitzman has published numerous articles in medical journals and one book. He is also recognized throughout North America and Europe as a historian of medicine and nephrology.


Contact Information


Practice Office

Drexel Nephrology
10 Shurs Lane
Jamestown Street Entrance
Philadelphia, PA 19127
Phone: 215.482.1301
Fax: 215.482.0554