Dr. Joshua Schwimmer is a Columbia-trained, double board-certified, full-time practicing nephrologist and primary care physician based in New York City. He is on the medical staff at Lenox Hill Hospital in Manhattan and is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell.
Dr. Schwimmer is available for expert witness consultations to both defense and plaintiff attorneys. Dr. Schwimmer has provided expert review and testimony in cases involving acute kidney injury and kidney failure, hyperkalemia, hyponatremia, rhabdomyolysis, life expectancy, electrolyte disorders, hypertension, urinary tract infections, pyelonephritis, end stage renal disease, dialysis, and many other medical conditions.
An award-winning physician-teacher of medical students and doctors, Dr. Schwimmer trained at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and the Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons. Dr. Schwimmer has published more than 30 scientific papers, abstracts, and book chapters; his scientific publications are cited in the medical literature and in textbooks; and his research has been presented at national and international conferences. Dr. Schwimmer is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and the American Society of Nephrology.
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