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Wayne R. Kotzker, MD – Top Nephrologist

Boca Raton, FL – Wayne R. Kotzker, MD, is being recognized by Continental Who’s Who as a Top Nephrologist in the field of Medicine as a Nephrologist at Florida Kidney Physicians.

Florida Kidney Physicians’ goal is to provide access to advanced treatment options for general nephrology, hypertension, dialysis, and transplant care. Dr. Kotzker was the second physician to join what was formerly known as the Renal Electrolyte & Hypertension Consultants. He offers services at five locations, in Boca Raton, South Fort Lauderdale, North Fort Lauderdale, Pompano Beach, and Delray Beach.

A leading nephrologist in Palm Beach County, Dr. Kotzker’s areas of expertise includes nephrology care, including chronic kidney disease, hypertension, acute kidney injury, diabetic nephropathy, dialysis, transplantation, and glomerulonephritis. In addition to his role with the group, he serves as an assistant professor of medicine at Florida International University, Nova Southeastern, and Florida Atlantic University, Charles E. Schmidt School of Medicine.

To prepare for his career, Dr. Kotzker earned a medical degree from the former University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ), now known as Rutgers University Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Then, he trained as a resident in internal medicine at UMDNJ. Following his residency, he went on to work as a fellow at the University of Pennsylvania.

A leader in the nephrology field, Dr. Kotzker serves on the IT Physician Advisory Board at DaVita Health Care Partner/Physician Think Tank for DaVita. Additionally, he is a member of the American Society of Nephrology, Florida Society of Nephrology, and Renal Physicians Association. He remains active in his community, donating to his local synagogue.

When he is not working, Dr. Kotzker enjoys playing golf, listening to music, playing and watching ice hockey, watching the Philadelphia Flyers, Eagles and Phillies, and spending time with his family. He is married to Tova and they have six children together; Joseph, Zachery, Michael, Malya, Yael, and Jonah.

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