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Joshua D Uy, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Medical Director, Renaissance Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center (formerly Park Pleasant), Philadelphia, PA, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Ralston-Penn Center
3615 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-2746
Fax: 215-349-5648
BS (Biomedical Sciences)
University of Michigan, 1997.
MD (Medical School)
University of Michigan , 2000.
Post-Graduate Training
Resident in Family Medicine , MacNeal Family Practice Residency Program, University of Chicago, Berwyn, IL, 2000-2003.
Fellow in Geriatric Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry-RWJ, 2008-2009.
American Board of Family Practice. Expires 2017, 2003.
ABIM/ABFP-Geriatric Boards. Expires 2019, 2009.
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Selected Publications

Blauth Kates Nicholas: Osteoporotic Fracture Care. AOTrauma. AOTrauma, 1, October 2018 Notes: ISBN 9783132427518.

Zhao Y, Kotcher R, Uy J.: Diagnostic Dilemma of FAST in A Geriatric Trauma Patient. Journal of the American Geriatric Society Abstract Supplement. https://meeting.americangeriatrics.org/sites/default/files/inline-files/2018-Journal_of_the_American_Geriatrics_Society.pdf,(B40), S107, May 2018 Notes: Poster presentation.

Neuman M, Allen S, Schwarze ML, Uy J.: Using Time-Limited Trials to Improve Surgical Care for Frail Older Adults. Annals of Surgery 261(4): 639-41, Apr 2015.

Friedman SM, Uy J. : Venous thromboembolism and postoperative management of anticoagulation. Clinics in Geriatric Medicine 30(2): 285-291, May 2014.

Rollin Wright, Anne Kisak, Joshua Uy: "Is it worth it?" A collaborative clinical decision making exercise. International Conference on Interprofessional Practice and Education Poster 2014.

Joshua Uy: Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Discussing CPR with Patients and Families. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2014 Available from: http://www.pogoe.org/productid/21728. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education, 2014.

Joshua Uy: How to discuss code status and make a recommendation. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education. Available from: http://www.pogoe.org/productid/21680, October 2013.

Uy J, Forciea MA.: In the clinic: Hearing loss. Annals of Internal Medicine 158(7): ITC4-1, April 2013.

Uy JD, Agawu A.: Screening is not as simple as it may seem. Pediatrics 131(4): 1384-5, April 2013.

Kurtis Hiatt: 9 Warning Signs of Bad Care. US News and World Report. http://health.usnews.com/health-news/best-nursing-homes/articles/2013/02/26/9-warning-signs-of-bad-care February 2013.

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