Joseph Weisstuch at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Joseph M. Weisstuch, MD

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

glomerulonephritis, glomerular disease, hemodialysis, high blood pressure disorder, kidney transplant, polycystic kidney diseases, peritoneal dialysis, renovascular, adult polycystic kidney disease, kidney failure, chronic renal failure (CRF), kidney disease
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Learn more about conditions we treat at NYU Langone:
Glomerulonephritis in Children, Hypertension in Adults, Hypertension in Children



  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Unit Medical Director Tisch 16W
  • Chief - Nephrology at Tisch Hospital

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Nephrology)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine

Education and Training

  • 1991
  • Fellowship, NYU Medical Center, Nephrology
  • 1989
  • Residency, NYU Medical Center, Medicine
  • 1985
  • MD from New York University


Locations and Appointments

56 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy NY
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • Fidelis Child Health
  • Fidelis Exchange
  • Fidelis Family Health
  • Fidelis Medicaid
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthRepublic
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Oxford Mosaic
  • UPN Elite
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.

NYU Nephrology Associates
530 1st Avenue, Suite 4B
New York, NY 10016

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  • Expression of endothelial protein C receptor in cortical peritubular capillaries associates with a poor clinical response in lupus nephritis

    Izmirly, Peter M; Barisoni, Laura; Buyon, Jill P; Kim, Mimi Y; Rivera, Tania L; Schwartzman, Julie S; Weisstuch, Joseph M; Liu, David T; Bernstein, Stephen; Tseng, Chung-E; Belmont, Howard M; Esmon, Charles T; Merrill, Joan T; Askanase, Anca D; Thomas, David B; Clancy, Robert M 2009 May; 513-519, Rheumatology (Oxford) — id: 100419, year: 2009, page: 513, stat: Journal Article
  • Current therapies for lupus nephritis in an ethnically heterogeneous cohort

    Rivera, Tania L; Belmont, H Michael; Malani, Seema; Latorre, Melissa; Benton, Lauri; Weisstuch, Joseph; Barisoni, Laura; Tseng, Chung-E; Izmirly, Peter M; Buyon, Jill P; Askanase, Anca D 2009 Feb; 298-305, Journal of rheumatology — id: 93732, year: 2009, page: 298, stat: Comparative Study; Journal Article
  • VEGF inhibition and renal thrombotic microangiopathy

    Eremina, Vera; Jefferson, J Ashley; Kowalewska, Jolanta; Hochster, Howard; Haas, Mark; Weisstuch, Joseph; Richardson, Catherine; Kopp, Jeffrey B; Kabir, M Golam; Backx, Peter H; Gerber, Hans-Peter; Ferrara, Napoleone; Barisoni, Laura; Alpers, Charles E; Quaggin, Susan E 2008 Mar 13; 1129-1136, New England journal of medicine — id: 81335, year: 2008, page: 1129, stat: Case Reports; Journal Article
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