Christopher LaRosa, MD

Christopher LaRosa, MD

Christopher LaRosa, MD, is an attending physician in the Division of Nephrology at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Kidney Transplantation, Dialysis, Chronic kidney disease and its complication in children, Hypertension in chronic kidney disease
Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA

Residency

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Fellowship

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Departments and Services

Research Interests

Renal transplantation
Nephrolithiasis/kidney stones
Glomerular diseases and pediatric hypertension

Awards and Honors

Alumni Society Endowed Scholarship: Penn State College of Medicine
Academic Society Trainee Travel Award
Jean A. Cortner Divisional Teaching Award - CHOP
Division Teaching Award: Al DuPont Hospital for Children (2013-14, 2015-16)
"Educator of the Month" Pediatric Residency program at Al DuPont Hospital for Children
99th Percentile Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Score

Leadership and Memberships

American Society of Pediatric Nephrology
American Society of Nephrology
National Kidney Foundation