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Dr. Kanwal Kher, MD

Pediatric Nephrology*
5.0 (2)
Map Pin Small Washington, DC
Accepting new patients
52 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Kanwal Kher, MD

Dr. Kanwal Kher, MD is a Pediatric Nephrologist in Washington, DC. They specialize in Pediatric Nephrology, has 52 years of experience, and is board certified in Pediatrics. They graduated from University of Delhi / Maulana Azad Medical College and is affiliated with Children's National Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Kher an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Kher works at Practice in Washington, DC with other offices in Walnut Creek, CA and Upper Marlboro, MD. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Kher's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Children's National Hospital
    111 Michigan Ave NW, Washington, DC 20010 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (202) 476-5000
  2. 2
    U.S. Healthworks Medical Group PC
    1981 N Broadway Ste 190, Walnut Creek, CA 94596 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (925) 932-7715
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    American Current Care of California A Medical Corporation
    2033 N Main St Ste A, Walnut Creek, CA 94596 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (925) 932-7715
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    9440 Pennsylvania Ave Ste 210, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (301) 297-4000

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  • Children's National Hospital

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    Specialties*
    • Pediatric Nephrology

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    • 52 years of experience
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    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1639256928
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Case Western Res University
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    • Montefiore/Einstein College Me
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    • University of Delhi / Maulana Azad Medical College
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    Board Certifications
    • Pediatrics and Pediatric Nephrology
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