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Nephrology & Hypertension

DR Daniel
Schwartz

Dr Schwartz is passionate about managing chronic kidney and supporting his patients to achieve the best clinical outcomes.

ClinIcAL Focus

Areas of clinical focus & experience

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Chronic Kidney Disease

Dr Schwartz works with his patients to aggressively manage risk factors for progression of disease, with a focus on lifestyle modification & evidence-based pharmaceutical intervention.

Hypertension

As part of chronic kidney disease care, Dr Schwartz addresses difficult to control hypertension.

Cardio-Metabolic Optimization

Kidney disease is part of a spectrum of a cardio-metabolic disorder. Dr Schwartz addresses the entire spectrum of disease through direct management or appropriate referral.

Peritoneal Dialysis

As director of the Fraser Health home peritoneal dialysis program, Dr Schwartz is a passionate supporter of independent dialysis.

Dialysis Catheter Insertion

For patients who are candidates, Dr Schwartz offers minimally-invasive, bedside peritoneal dialysis catheter insertion that avoids the need for general anesthetic.

Acute Nephrology Care

Dr Schwartz provides on-call nephrology services as part of the Fraser Health Kidney program.

New Patients

Consultations require a referral from your primary care provide or specialist

Virtual visit, or in person at #100-200 Keary Street, New Westminster, BC | Map
P (604) 516-7774
F (604) 516-7764

Kidney Care Centre

Requires a referral from Dr. Schwartz’s outpatient office

#217 – 610 Sixth St (Royal City Centre Mall), New Westminster, BC
(604) 549-6300

Hemodialysis

Royal Columbian Hemodialysis Dialysis Unit | Map
(604) 520-4582 

Peritoneal Dialysis

Abbotsford Regional Hospital Peritoneal Dialysis Unit | Map
(604) 851-4769 

Royal Columbian Peritoneal Dialysis Unit | Map
(604) 520-4503 

Expertise

Dr Schwartz has a wide-range of professional interests & experience.

Dr Schwartz is a nephrologist and medical lead of the Fraser Health home dialysis program. He is also Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of British Columbia.  His clinical interests are focused on peritoneal dialysis, interventional nephrology and late stage chronic kidney disease (CKD) management. 

He also has a keen interest in knowledge translation at the point of care and the intersection of information technology with clinical medicine. He is the creator of many online and mobile medical education offerings including QxMD.

  • Chronic Disease Managaement
  • Medical Information Technology
  • Medical Administration

Offering remote & virtual consultations to allow more convenient access to kidney care.