Department of Pediatrics
Division Chief, Pediatric Nephrology
RICHARD FINE MD
FETAL URINARY TRACT ABNORMALITIES
HYPERTENSION (HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE)
KIDNEY, CYSTS (POLYCYSTIC KIDNEY DISEASE)
RENAL FAILURE (KIDNEY FAILURE)
AFFINITY HEALTH PLAN
CIGNA GREAT WEST HEALTHCARE
EMPIRE BLUE CHOICE HMO
EMPIRE BLUE CHOICE OTHER PLANS
EMPIRE BLUE CHOICE PPO
EMPIRE BLUE CHOICE SENIOR PLAN
FIDELIS CARE NEW YORK
ISLAND GROUP ADMINISTRATION
NEIGHBORHOOD HEALTH PLAN
SUFFOLK HEALTH PLAN
UNITED EMPIRE PLAN (NYSHIP)
UNITED OXFORD FREEDOM PLAN
US FAMILY HEALTH PLAN
VYTRA (except SMART START)
Education & Training
- Temple University Medical School, PA
- Pediatrics, Boston City Hospital, MA; Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, CA
Academic & Other
- Year Appointed at
2013 Selected for inclusion in Best Doctors listing by Best Doctors, Inc.
(1)National Kidney Foundation of NY/NJ-National Medical Award in Nephrology 1992
(2)SUNY, Stony Brook School of Medicine-Award for Excellence in Teaching 1993
(3)American Academy of Pediatrics 2003-2003 Henry L. Barnett Award - Award for Outstanding Teaching and Clinical Care For Children with Kidney Disease
(4) Ernst Hodge Award for Lifetime Achievement from the American Society of Transplantation 2008
(5) 2010 recipient of Jose Strauss Visiting Professorship Award, University of Miami
37 RESEARCH WAY,
(1)Fine, RN, Rehabilitation and growth post transplant in infants and adolescents: Pediatric Solid Organ Transplantation, Munksgaard, 2000.
(2)Fine, R.N., rhGH in children with CRI: Clinical Update, Pediatric Nephrology: Anniversary Issues, Current Concepts in Diagnosis and Management, University of Miami Press, 257-266, 2000.
(3)Fine, R.N., Tejani, A., Mendley, S., Dialysis in Infants and Children: Handbook of Dialysis, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, John T. Daugirdis, Todd S. Ing, and Peter G. Blake (eds), 2001.
(4)Tejani, A., Fine, R.N.,: Renal Transplantation in Children: Textbook of Nephrology, 4th Edition, Massry and Glassocks, 1702-1710, 2001.
(5)Fine, R.N., Geeta, B., Renal Transplantation in Children: In: Kidney Transplantatioon, Principles and Practice, 5th Edition, Peter J. Morris (ed), Saunders, Publishers, 604-657, 200l.
(6)Fine, R.N., Whyte, Dilys A., Boydstun, Ivy I., Conservative Management of Chronic Renal Insufficiency: Pediatric Nephrology, 5th Edition, Ellis D. Avner, William E. Harmon, Patrick Niandet (eds.), Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, 1291-1311, 2003.
(7)Fine, R.N. Growth Retardation in Children with Chronic Renal Insufficiency: Growth Hormone Therapy in Children and Adults, Novo Nordisk A/S, Denmark, Chapter 5:45-50, March 2004.
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