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Carmen Patrascu, MD

Carmen Patrascu, MD Non-Penn Medicine Provider

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Languages spoken:

  • Romanian

Dr. Patrascu is a private practice physician who is not employed by Penn Medicine.

Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Medicine
    • Renal Electrolyte and Hypertension

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Internal Medicine, 2005
  • Nephrology, 2007

Clinical Expertise:

  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Chronic Renal Failure
  • Diabetic Kidney Diseases
  • Diagnosis/Second Opinion
  • Electrolyte Disorders
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Hematuria
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Kidney Biopsy
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Drug-related Adverse Effects
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Lupus Nephritis
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Paragangliomas
  • Parathyroid Tumor
  • Pheocromocytoma
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Disease
  • Renal Disease and Pregnancy
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Renovascular Hypertension
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

Practice Locations and Appointments

Education and Training

Medical School: Univ of Med and Pharmacy, Timisoara, Romania
Residency: City Hospital Timisoara - University of Medicine and Pharmacy
Residency: Saint Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Fellowship: Temple University Hospital

Memberships

American College of Physicians, National American Society of Internal Medicine, National American Society of Nephrology, National European Renal Association, International Renal Physicians Association, National

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Patrascu is a private practice physician who is not employed by Penn Medicine.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Medicine Rittenhouse Long-Term Acute Care Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Pennsylvania Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Selected Publications:

Gluhovschi G, Schiller A, Raica M, Petrica L, Trandafirescu V, Velciov S, Bozdog G, Patrascu C: The effects of the therapy with natural glycisaminoglycans (Sulodexide)in proteinuria in different types of glomerulonephritis. Facta Universitatis 8 (1): 26-30,2001.

Gluhovic G, Schiller A, Velciov S, Rosiu B, Petria L, Trandafirescu V, Buzdog G, Patrascu C: HBV abd HCV infection associated with chronic glomerulonephritis-etiologic considerations, therapeutic implications. Nefrologia 2 (2): 249-252,1997.

Academic Contact Info

Pennsylvania Nephrology Associates,
Farm Journal Building, Suite 100,
230 W. Washington Square

Philadelphia, PA 19106
Phone: (215) 829-8420
Fax: (215) 829-8418
Patient appointments: 800-789-PENN (7366)