Kanwal Kher, MD Division Chief, Nephrology

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Languages Spoken

  • English


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics/Nephrology

National Provider ID: 1639256928

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, 1980
    Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital
  • Residency Program, Pediatrics, 1978
    Montefiore Medical Center
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Kanwal Kher

Patient story

Sean L.'s Story

"We are hopeful and taking it day by day, which appears to be the best way. We have friends who have a child with a brain tumor and are thankful this is all poor Sean has to deal with."

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

28th Annual Dialysis Conference

(2008) Sensipar is Efficacious and Safe in Pediatric Dialysis

28th Annual Dialysis Conference

(2008) Comprehensive Assessment and Relationship Between Nutrition and Growth in Pediatric Hemodialysis Patients

Acute and Chronic Renal Failure

(2003) In Clinical Pediatric Urology, 4th Edition

American Society of Nephrology

(2006) Differential Response of Mycophenolate Mofeteil (MMF) Therapy on the Clinical Course of Membranous Glomerulonephritis (MGN) and Membranoproliferative Glomerulonephritis Type 1 ( MPGN-1) in Children

Hyperphosphatemia Due to Fosphenytoin in a Pediatric ESRD Patient

(2005) Pediatric Nephrology

Mycophenolate Mofetil in Children and Adults with IgA Nephropathy is Dose and Size Dependent

(2006) Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology

Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting

(2005) Acute Renal Failure with Nonsteroidal Antiinflammatory Drug Use In Children: A Case for Public Education

Placebocontrolled Clinical Trial Evaluating Omega3 Fatty Acids and Alternate Day Prednisone in Patients with IgA Nephropathy

(2006) Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology

Successful Treatment of Renal Limited Sarcoidosis in a Child with Mycophenolate Mofetil

(2006) Pediatric Nephrology

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Ashley's Story

Patient story

"We love going to Children's National. The first visit was very hard since we found out about the diagnosis, but after that we have only had good visits. My daughter loves going there."

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