Nikolas Harbord, MD Email Nikolas Harbord
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Medicine, Nephrology
- Hospital Affiliations
- Mount Sinai Beth Israel
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
- Mount Sinai Union Square 212-420-4070 212-420-4070
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Dr. Harbord is a Specialist in Clinical Hypertension (ASH), with an interest in diabetic kidney disease, critical care nephrology and acute kidney injury, chronic kidney disease, edematous states, and electrolyte and acid-base disorders.
Dr. Nikolas Harbord received his medical degree from the UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (now Rutgers Medical School), and completed both his internal medicine residency and nephrology fellowship at Beth Israel Medical Center (now Mount Sinai Beth Israel). Dr. Harbord is board certified in internal medicine and nephrology. He has served as the program director for the nephrology fellowship since 2012, and as interim division chief since 2014.
Dr. Harbord administers the division of nephrology and the nephrology fellowship program. He directs the weekly diabetic nephropathy clinic at the Friedman Diabetes Center. Dr. Harbordserves MSBI on the pharmacy and therapeutics committee and the Mount Sinai Health System on the Department of Medicine clinical trials review committee. He has published on various topics within nephrology, including nephrotoxicity and mineral bone disease. He was named a New York Rising Star in Nephrology in 2013 & 2014 by Superdoctors.com & NY Times Magazine. He maintains an active dialysis and office practice, and accepts new patients.
American Board of Internal Medicine
- Acute Renal Failure
- Acute Tubular Necrosis
- Chronic Renal Failure
- Diabetic Kidney Disease
- High Blood Pressure
- Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
- Kidney Biopsy
- Kidney Failure
- Kidney Infection
- Kidney Stones
- Kidney Transplant
- Malignant Hypertension
- Nephrotic Syndrome
- Polycystic Kidney Disease
- Renal Artery Stenosis
- Renal Ultrasound
- Renovascular Hypertension
- Urinary Tract Infection
AIDS/HIV, Bone Biology, Diabetes, Kidney
MD, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Fellowship, Mount Sinai Beth Israel
MD, Rutgers Medical School
Residency, Mount Sinai Beth Israel
Residency, Internal Medicine
Beth Israel Medical Center
Beth Israel Medical Center
New York Rising Stars- Nephrology
Superdoctors.com & NY Times Magazine
American Registry- Patient's Choice, On Time, Most Compassionate Doctor
I have helped to describe the association between bisphosphonate therapy and adynamic bone disease in CKD patients, by using dynamic bone labeling and bone histology. With my colleagues at MSBI, I have described the inflammation evident in ESRD patients with various types of hemodialysis access. As a co-investigator in an industry funded clinical trial [Multi-Center Study of the Effect of Sevelamer Carbonate on Metabolic/Inflammatory/Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS) in Diabetes with Nephropathy, the AGELESS study] at MSBI and Mount Sinai, I helped recruit study subjects and am involved in the current publication of our findings. I have also guided the comprehensive survey of the impact of Hurricane Sandy on hemodialysis patients in NYC; and will soon publish our findings. As the training program director and division chief (interim) for Nephrology & Hypertension at MSBI I will be responsible for promoting scholarly activity and research among all fellows and faculty.
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Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Harbord during 2020 and/or 2021. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.
Other activities: Examples include, but are not limited to, committee participation, data safety monitoring board (DSMB) membership
- UpToDate Inc.
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