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Dr. Swartz
Richard D. Swartz, M.D.

Faculty Appointment:

Professor, Internal Medicine

Clinical and Research Interests:

Acute and chronic renal failure, renal replacement therapy; Chronic dialysis (hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis) and related complications; acute renal failure, treatment and outcomes; primary renal diseases and complications; end-of-life issues particularly in nephrology; the psychosocial milieu of the dialysis setting; Management of hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis, acute renal failure outcomes; continuous AV hemofiltration, uremic toxicity, complications of end stage renal disease (e.g., amyloid, aluminum toxicity, dialysis dermopathy, etc.) and psychosocial issues in chronic dialysis

Degree:

M.D., 1970, University of Michigan Medical School

Residency:

1970-1975, Boston City Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Fellowship:

Nephrology, 1975-1977, Beth Israel Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Academic office address:


University of Michigan
Internal Medicine - Nephrology
1500 E. Medical Center Drive
3914 Taubman Center
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5364


Academic office telephone:

(734) 763-9041

Academic office FAX:

(734) 232-4160

E-mail address:

rswartz@umich.edu

Research summary and publications

 
     
   

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