Glenn M. Chertow

Nephrologist - Kidney specialist

Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)
4.8 out of 5
74 Patient Ratings
6 Patient Comments

Kidney Clinic (Nephrology)

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • 1st Floor, Suite A175
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-6961
More Clinic Information » Insurance Coverage » Getting Here » Make An Appointment

Professional Education

  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (1992)
  • Fellowship: Brigham and Women's Hospital Harvard Medical School (1995) MA
  • Residency: Brigham and Women's Hospital Harvard Medical School (1992) MA
  • Board Certification: Nephrology, American Board of Internal Medicine (1994)
  • Medical Education: Harvard Medical School (1989) MA
  • MPH, Harvard School of Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics (1995)
  • MD, Harvard Medical School, Medicine (1989)
  • BA, University of Pennsylvania (1985)

Honors & Awards

  • Senior Mentor, Network of Minority Research Investigators, NIDDK (2008)
  • Mentor of the Year, Bay Area Clinical Research Symposium (2007)
  • National Torchbearer Award, American Kidney Fund (2007)
  • STAR Award, UCSF Medical Center (2006)
  • Inductee, Society of Master Clinicians, UCSF Department of Medicine (2006)
  • Nominee, Kaiser Awards for Excellence in Teaching, UCSF School of Medicine (2005)
  • Member, American Society of Clinical Investigation (2004)
  • "Top Doctors in Bay Area” designation, San Francisco Magazine Inductee, American Society of Clinical Investigation (2002-2004)
  • Nominee, Kaiser Awards for Excellence in Teaching, UCSF School of Medicine (2002)
  • Academic Senate Distinction in Teaching Award Honorable Mention, USCF School of Medicine (2002)
  • Floyd C. Rector, Jr., Housestaff Teaching Award, Department of Medicine, UCSF (2001)
  • President’s Award, National Kidney Foundation (1999)
  • “Top Doctors in Bay Area” designation, San Francisco Magazine (1999-2000)
  • “Best Doctors in Boston” designation, Boston Magazine (1997-98)
  • “Best Doctors in America” designation, Woodward and White (1996)
  • Calvin and Sylvia Margolis Scholar in Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, BWH (1996-97)
  • American Kidney Fund, Amgen Clinical Scientist in Nephrology (1993-95)
  • Hewlett Packard Outstanding Medical Graduate Award, HMS (1989)
  • Phi Beta Kappa, University of Pennsylvania (1985)
  • Summa Cum Laude, University of Pennsylvania (1985)

Administrative Appointments

  • Clinical Fellow in Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA (HMS) (1989 - 1992)
  • Research Fellow in Medicine, HMS (1992 - 1995)
  • Instructor in Medicine, HMS (1995 - 1997)
  • Instructor in Surgery, HMS (1966 - 1998)
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, HMS (1997 - 1998)
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine in Residence, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA (UCSF) (1998 - 2001)
  • Associate Professor of Medicine in Residence, UCSF (2001 - 2004)
  • Associate Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCSF (2004 - 2005)
  • Professor of Medicine in Residence, UCSF (2005 - 2007)
  • Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCSF (2005 - 2007)
  • Professor of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine (2007 - Present)
  • Associate, Center for Health Policy, Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University (2008 - Present)

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

4.8

Friendliness

4.8

Recommended to others

4.8

Explanations

4.8

Listens

4.8

Includes you in decisions

4.8

Clear Communication

4.8

Confidence in your doctor

3.8

Wait times

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Dr. Chertow is the best physician I've ever encountered - He is a treasure.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

The doctor is a great person. Real friendly and nice. Very attentive.

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

Awesome!

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Dr. Chertow is the best physician. He answers all questions and takes his time with you. He genuinely cares about his patients.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Dr. Chertow is one of the most caring, considerate & knowledgeable doctors I've ever visited.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

Overall this was an exceptionally informative consultation.

4.8 out of 5
74 Patient Ratings
6 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Dr. Chertow is the best physician I've ever encountered - He is a treasure.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

The doctor is a great person. Real friendly and nice. Very attentive.

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

Awesome!

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Dr. Chertow is the best physician. He answers all questions and takes his time with you. He genuinely cares about his patients.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Dr. Chertow is one of the most caring, considerate & knowledgeable doctors I've ever visited.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

Overall this was an exceptionally informative consultation.