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Raymond Townsend, MD

Raymond Townsend, MD

Nephrology Philadelphia, PA

Professor of Medicine, University Pennsylvania

Office Address

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  • 3400 Spruce St
    210 White Building
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
    Phone: (215) 662-2638
    Fax: (215) 349-5703

Dr. Townsend's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Nephrology: General Nephrology

Dr. Townsend's Education & Medical Training

  • Temple University HospitalTemple University HospitalFellowship, Nephrology
  • Allegheny General Hospital-Western Pennsylvania HospitalAllegheny General Hospital-Western Pennsylvania HospitalResidency, Internal Medicine
  • Drexel Coll of Med/Hahnemann Sch of MedDrexel University College of MedicineMedical School

Dr. Townsend's Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical LicensePA State Medical License1981 - 2014
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine, 1982
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineNephrology, 1984

Dr. Townsend's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • SuperDoctors.comSuper DoctorSuperDoctors.com

Dr. Townsend's Publications & Presentations

PubMed | Citations by Web of Science®

Other

Grant Support

  • Pulse WAVE Velocity In Chronic Kidney Diseases
    Pulse WAVE Velocity In Chronic Kidney DiseasesNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2010 - 2011
  • Prospective Renal Insufficiency Cohort Evaluation: Price
    Prospective Renal Insufficiency Cohort Evaluation: PriceNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2008 - 2011
  • Cardiovascular Effects Of Lyengar Yoga
    Cardiovascular Effects Of Lyengar YogaNational Center For Complementary &Alternative Medicine
    2005 - 2006
  • Pulse WAVE Velocity In Chronic Kidney Disease
    Pulse WAVE Velocity In Chronic Kidney DiseaseNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2005 - 2009
  • Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort Study (CRIC)
    Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort Study (CRIC)National Center For Research Resources
    2004 - 2005
  • Vascular Compliance During Insulin Infusion
    Vascular Compliance During Insulin InfusionNational Center For Research Resources
    2004 - 2005
  • Dietary SALT Intake And The Metabolic Effects Of Insulin
    Dietary SALT Intake And The Metabolic Effects Of InsulinNational Center For Research Resources
    2004 - 2004
  • Prospective Renal Insufficiency Cohort Evaluation:Price
    Prospective Renal Insufficiency Cohort Evaluation:PriceNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2001 - 2007
  • Renin, Sodium Intake, And Insulin Sensitivity
    Renin, Sodium Intake, And Insulin SensitivityNational Center For Research Resources
    2000 - 2002
  • Dietary SALT Intake And The Metabolic Effects Of Insulin
    Dietary SALT Intake And The Metabolic Effects Of InsulinNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    1999 - 2003
  • Lipolytic Sensitivity &Response To Fasting In Normo &Hypertensive Obese Humans
    Lipolytic Sensitivity &Response To Fasting In Normo &Hypertensive Obese HumansNational Center For Research Resources
    1998 - 1998
  • Lipolytic Sensitivity To Fasting In Normotensive &Hypertensive Obese Humans
    Lipolytic Sensitivity To Fasting In Normotensive &Hypertensive Obese HumansNational Center For Research Resources
    1997 - 1997
  • A DNA Bank For Clinical Research Subjects
    A DNA Bank For Clinical Research SubjectsNational Center For Research Resources
    1997 - 1997
  • Metabolic Effects Of Antihypertensive Drug Therapy
    Metabolic Effects Of Antihypertensive Drug TherapyNational Center For Research Resources
    1996 - 1996
  • Fish Oil VS Olive Oil On Blood Cholesterol In The Nephrotic Syndrome
    Fish Oil VS Olive Oil On Blood Cholesterol In The Nephrotic SyndromeNational Center For Research Resources
    1996 - 2000
  • Renin, Sodium Intake And Insulin Sensitivity
    Renin, Sodium Intake And Insulin SensitivityNational Center For Research Resources
    1996 - 1996
  • Influence Of Sodium Intervention On Antihypertensive Response
    Influence Of Sodium Intervention On Antihypertensive ResponseNational Center For Research Resources
    1996 - 1997
  • Lipolytic Sensitivity &Response To Fasting In Normotensive &Hypertensive Obese
    Lipolytic Sensitivity &Response To Fasting In Normotensive &Hypertensive ObeseNational Center For Research Resources
    1996 - 1996
  • Angiotensin II Role In The Insulin Resistance Of Essential Hypertension
    Angiotensin II Role In The Insulin Resistance Of Essential HypertensionNational Center For Research Resources
    1993 - 1996
  • Multicenter Trial To Determine The Safety And Efficacy Of Carmoxirole
    Multicenter Trial To Determine The Safety And Efficacy Of CarmoxiroleNational Center For Research Resources
    1993 - 1994
  • Dose Response Trial Of RO 40-5967 For Treatment Of Essential Hypertension
    Dose Response Trial Of RO 40-5967 For Treatment Of Essential HypertensionNational Center For Research Resources
    1993 - 1994
  • Angiotensin II Role In Insulin Resistance Of Essential Hypertension
    Angiotensin II Role In Insulin Resistance Of Essential HypertensionNational Center For Research Resources
    1992 - 1992
  • Triglyceride And Fatty Acid Cycling In Obese Hypertensive Man
    Triglyceride And Fatty Acid Cycling In Obese Hypertensive ManNational Center For Research Resources
    1990 - 1994

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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