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Chi-Yuan Hsu, M.D.

Kidney specialist

Clinics

Nephrology, Hypertension and Metabolism Practice at Parnassus
400 Parnassus Ave., Fifth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143-0532
Phone: (415) 353-2507
Fax: (415) 353-2568
New Referrals: (415) 476-2173
New Referrals Fax: (415) 476-3381

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

More about Chi-Yuan Hsu

Additional Languages

Cantonese
Mandarin

Education

Harvard University School of Medicine 1993

Residencies

Boston's Beth Israel Hospital, Internal Medicine 1996

Fellowships

Massachusetts General Hospital, Nephrology 1998

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Park M, Hsu CY. An ACE in the Hole for Patients With Advanced Chronic Kidney Disease? JAMA Intern Med. 2014 Mar 1; 174(3):355-6.
  2. Lin YC, Bansal N, Vittinghoff E, Go AS, Hsu CY. Determinants of the creatinine clearance to glomerular filtration rate ratio in patients with chronic kidney disease: a cross-sectional study. BMC Nephrol. 2013; 14(1):268.
  3. Parsa A, Kao WH, Xie D, Astor BC, Li M, Hsu CY, Feldman HI, Parekh RS, Kusek JW, Greene TH, Fink JC, Anderson AH, Choi MJ, Wright JT, Lash JP, Freedman BI, Ojo A, Winkler CA, Raj DS, Kopp JB, He J, Jensvold NG, Tao K, Lipkowitz MS, Appel LJ. APOL1 risk variants, race, and progression of chronic kidney disease. N Engl J Med. 2013 Dec 5; 369(23):2183-96.
  4. Parikh CR, Butrymowicz I, Yu A, Chinchilli VM, Park M, Hsu CY, Reeves WB, Devarajan P, Kimmel PL, Siew ED, Liu KD. Urine stability studies for novel biomarkers of acute kidney injury. Am J Kidney Dis. 2014 Apr; 63(4):567-72.
  5. Yang W, Xie D, Anderson AH, Joffe MM, Greene T, Teal V, Hsu CY, Fink JC, He J, Lash JP, Ojo A, Rahman M, Nessel L, Kusek JW, Feldman HI. Association of Kidney Disease Outcomes With Risk Factors for CKD: Findings From the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC) Study. Am J Kidney Dis. 2014 Feb; 63(2):236-43.
  6. Bansal N, He C, Murphy DP, Johansen KL, Hsu CY. Timing of preemptive vascular access placement: do we understand the natural history of advanced CKD?: an observational study. BMC Nephrol. 2013 May 28; 14(1):115.
  7. Murphy DP, Hsu CY. Estimating glomerular filtration rate: is it good enough? And is it time to move on? Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens. 2013 May; 22(3):310-5.
  8. Shahinian VB, Hedgeman E, Gillespie BW, Young EW, Robinson B, Hsu CY, Plantinga LC, Burrows NR, Eggers P, Saydah S, Powe NR, Saran R. Estimating prevalence of CKD stages 3-5 using health system data. Am J Kidney Dis. 2013 Jun; 61(6):930-8.
  9. Bansal N, Keane M, Delafontaine P, Dries D, Foster E, Gadegbeku CA, Go AS, Hamm LL, Kusek JW, Ojo AO, Rahman M, Tao K, Wright JT, Xie D, Hsu CY. A longitudinal study of left ventricular function and structure from CKD to ESRD: the CRIC study. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2013 Mar; 8(3):355-62.
  10. Plantinga LC, Tuot DS, Grubbs V, Hsu CY, Powe NR. Chronic kidney disease identification in a high-risk urban population: does automated eGFR reporting make a difference? J Urban Health. 2012 Dec; 89(6):965-76.
  11. Hsu CY. CKD-EPI eGFR categories were better than MDRD categories for predicting mortality in a range of populations. Ann Intern Med. 2012 Nov 20; 157(10):JC5-12.
  12. Bansal N, Whooley MA, Regan M, McCulloch CE, Ix JH, Epel E, Blackburn E, Lin J, Hsu CY. Association between kidney function and telomere length: the heart and soul study. Am J Nephrol. 2012; 36(5):405-11.
  13. Anderson AH, Yang W, Hsu CY, Joffe MM, Leonard MB, Xie D, Chen J, Greene T, Jaar BG, Kao P, Kusek JW, Landis JR, Lash JP, Townsend RR, Weir MR, Feldman HI. Estimating GFR among participants in the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC) Study. Am J Kidney Dis. 2012 Aug; 60(2):250-61.
  14. Park M, Shlipak MG, Katz R, Agarwal S, Ix JH, Hsu CY, Peralta CA. Subclinical cardiac abnormalities and kidney function decline: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2012 Jul; 7(7):1137-44.
  15. Bansal N, Hsu CY, Whooley M, Berg AH, Ix JH. Relationship of urine dopamine with phosphorus homeostasis in humans: the heart and soul study. Am J Nephrol. 2012; 35(6):483-90.
  16. Bansal N, Vittinghoff E, Plantinga L, Hsu CY. Does chronic kidney disease modify the association between body mass index and cardiovascular disease risk factors. J Nephrol. 2012 May-Jun; 25(3):317-24.
  17. Hsu CY. Yes, AKI truly leads to CKD. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2012 Jun; 23(6):967-9.
  18. Okusa MD, Molitoris BA, Palevsky PM, Chinchilli VM, Liu KD, Cheung AK, Weisbord SD, Faubel S, Kellum JA, Wald R, Chertow GM, Levin A, Waikar SS, Murray PT, Parikh CR, Shaw AD, Go AS, Chawla LS, Kaufman JS, Devarajan P, Toto RM, Hsu CY, Greene TH, Mehta RL, Stokes JB, Thompson AM, Thompson BT, Westenfelder CS, Tumlin JA, Warnock DG, Shah SV, Xie Y, Duggan EG, Kimmel PL, Star RA. Design of clinical trials in acute kidney injury: a report from an NIDDK workshop--prevention trials. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2012 May; 7(5):851-5.
  19. Molitoris BA, Okusa MD, Palevsky PM, Chawla LS, Kaufman JS, Devarajan P, Toto RM, Hsu CY, Greene TH, Faubel SG, Kellum JA, Wald R, Chertow GM, Levin A, Waikar SS, Murray PT, Parikh CR, Shaw AD, Go AS, Chinchilli VM, Liu KD, Cheung AK, Weisbord SD, Mehta RL, Stokes JB, Thompson AM, Thompson BT, Westenfelder CS, Tumlin JA, Warnock DG, Shah SV, Xie Y, Duggan EG, Kimmel PL, Star RA. Design of clinical trials in AKI: a report from an NIDDK workshop. Trials of patients with sepsis and in selected hospital settings. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2012 May; 7(5):856-60.
  20. Palevsky PM, Molitoris BA, Okusa MD, Levin A, Waikar SS, Wald R, Chertow GM, Murray PT, Parikh CR, Shaw AD, Go AS, Faubel SG, Kellum JA, Chinchilli VM, Liu KD, Cheung AK, Weisbord SD, Chawla LS, Kaufman JS, Devarajan P, Toto RM, Hsu CY, Greene T, Mehta RL, Stokes JB, Thompson AM, Thompson BT, Westenfelder CS, Tumlin JA, Warnock DG, Shah SV, Xie Y, Duggan EG, Kimmel PL, Star RA. Design of clinical trials in acute kidney injury: report from an NIDDK workshop on trial methodology. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2012 May; 7(5):844-50.

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