• Specialties

    Chronic kidney disease, home dialysis, amyloidosis, kidney stones

  • Departments

Boston Top Docs 2024

More About Me

Lauren D Stern, MD, is a nephrologist at Boston Medical Center (BMC) and Medical Director of BMC's Home Dialysis Program, which provides peritoneal dialysis and home hemodialysis for patients with end-stage kidney disease. Dr. Stern is also a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine in the Department of Nephrology at Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine, where she serves as the Director of the Integrated Renal Physiology and Pathophysiology (PISCES) course for first-year medical students. She received Boston Magazine’s Top Doc Award for 2020, 2021 and 2022, and Castle Connolly’s Exceptional Women in Medicine award for 2020, 2021 and 2022. She has served on several committees through the American Society of Nephrology.
  • Administrative Title

    Assistant Professor of Medicine and Nephrology, Boston University Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine.
  • Education

    Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 2005
  • Residency

    Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai Medical Center, 2008
  • Fellowship

    Nephrology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, 2010
  • Board Certifications

    Internal Medicine and Nephrology, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Special Interests

    Chronic kidney disease, home dialysis, amyloidosis, kidney stones
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