Glenn M. Chertow

Nephrologist

4.8 out of 5
92 Patient Ratings
13 Patient Comments

Kidney Clinic (Nephrology)

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • 1st Floor, Suite A175
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-6961
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Kidney Clinic (Nephrology) at Boswell Building

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

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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

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

Administrative Appointments

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

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Friendliness

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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

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Wait times

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Dr. Chertow is a very caring physician. He never fails to inquire about my family and is always patient explaining any and all questions and or concerns that I may have. He is certainly an asset to Stanford medical staff.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Dr. Chertow is great he is comforting clean, concise, and not hurried. Great doctor -

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Respectful, outstanding staff.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Wonderful MD - easy to talk to.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

The physician has been treating me for quite some time & he is a caring - knowledgeable man.

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

So far, he is the best kidney doctor I ever have, and I changed 6 kidney doctor.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Dr. Chertow is the best.

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.

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4.8 out of 5
92 Patient Ratings
13 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Dr. Chertow is a very caring physician. He never fails to inquire about my family and is always patient explaining any and all questions and or concerns that I may have. He is certainly an asset to Stanford medical staff.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Dr. Chertow is great he is comforting clean, concise, and not hurried. Great doctor -

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Respectful, outstanding staff.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Wonderful MD - easy to talk to.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

The physician has been treating me for quite some time & he is a caring - knowledgeable man.

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

So far, he is the best kidney doctor I ever have, and I changed 6 kidney doctor.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Dr. Chertow is the best.

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.