Shamir Tuchman, MD Nephrologist

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4.9 out of 5 (Likelihood to recommend)
Awards and Recognition:

    Top Doctors
    No. Va. Magazine (2017)


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Languages Spoken

  • English

Departments

Board Certifications

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

National Provider ID: 1740400902

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Outside Interests

  • Galderma Pharmaceuticals
  • Chiltern, Inc.


Bio

Biography

Shamir Tuchman, MD, is a pediatric nephrologist with a special interest in pediatric kidney stone disease as well as calcium, phosphorus, and vitamin D metabolism. He has both clinical and research expertise in determinants of stone risk in children, bone mineral metabolism alterations in hypercalciuria, and vitamin D status in kidney transplant patients.

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Pediatric Nephrology, 2007
    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Residency Program, Pediatrics, 2004
    Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
  • Internship Program, Pediatrics, 2002
    Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
  • MD, 2001
    Tulane University School of Medicine
  • BS, 1996
    University of Wisconsin
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Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Interpretation of Biomarkers of Bone Metabolism in Children Impact of Growth Velocity and Body Size in Healthy Children and Chronic Disease

(2008) Interpretation of Biomarkers of Bone Metabolism in Children: Impact of Growth Velocity and Body Size in Healthy Children and Chronic Disease.

Vitamin D Deficiency and Parathyroid Hormone Levels Following Renal Transplantation in Children

(2010) Pediatr Nephrol

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