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Dr. Stephen Gluck is a nephrologist who cares for patients visiting the clinic as well as during hospitalization. He has expertise in a wide spectrum of kidney conditions, including inherited and genetic diseases as well as electrolyte disorders. He also treats patients in outpatient dialysis centers.

In his research, Gluck investigates certain specifics of kidney function to further medical understanding of disease processes.

Gluck earned his medical degree from the University of California, Los Angeles. He completed a residency in internal medicine at New York–Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center, where he later completed a fellowship in nephrology.

  • Education

    UCLA School of Medicine, 1977

  • Residencies

    New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 1980

  • Fellowships

    New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center, Nephrology, 1983

  • Board Certifications

    Nephrology, American Board of Internal Medicine

    Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

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  • Languages


Where I see patients (3)

    My reviews


    Overall Experience
    133 Ratings
    About our process
    Jun 27, 2023
    Dr. Gluck has expertise beyond his designated specialty and I am grateful for his seeing the entire picture.
    Feb 15, 2023
    Dr Gluck is the reason I stay at UCSF. He's the best. Everything one could want or hope for in a physician
    Feb 04, 2023
    Dr Gluck us beyond "very good ". He is incredible! Best ever.
    Jan 10, 2023
    Fellow could have been more informed on patient status ahead of time. I didn't mind updating her but was concerned it might take away from my time with attending (Dr Gluck).
    Dec 27, 2022
    Provider was professional courteous and thorough
    Dec 20, 2022
    Dr. Steve Gluck is the best.
    Dec 20, 2022
    Why just very good. Dr. Gluck is excellent.
    Dec 03, 2022
    Listened carefully. Excellent clinical plan going forward.
    Oct 24, 2022
    Dr Gluck is GREAT
    Oct 05, 2022
    I hope Dr Gluck never retires
    Nov 27, 2021
    Dr Gluck provided over and beyond what I am accustomed to receiving from other medical providers He answered my questions and concerns with care patience and provide the currently available data to back up his recommendations - excellent compassionate physician
    Nov 09, 2021
    Provider's office cannot be reached directly by phone.
    Nov 04, 2021
    Never had a bad visit with Dr Gluck
    Oct 26, 2021
    Dr Gluck is the best doctor I've ever had. He's brilliant and compassionate
    Oct 23, 2021
    An outstanding physician.