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Pediatric Specialist, Nephrologist (kidney)
43 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert Ettenger is Good. Dr. Ettenger has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Robert Ettenger, MD is board certified in Pediatric Nephrology.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Growth Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Disease (Glomerulonephritis)
  • Kidney Transplant (Renal Transplant)
  • Liver Transplantation
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Urinary Tract Infections (UTI)

Education & Awards

Dr. Ettenger graduated from University of Pennsylvania , Philadelphia. He has 3 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Kidney Diseases
Kidney Transplantation
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)


Dr. Ettenger has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • UCLA Medical Center 
  • Santa Monica - UCLA Medical Center 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Robert Bruce Ettenger MD is a male Pediatric Nephrologist, has 43 years of experience and practices in Pediatric Nephrology.
Where does Dr. Robert B. Ettenger practice?
Dr. Robert Ettenger has 2 office locations.
Dr. Robert Ettenger practices Pediatric Nephrology near Los Angeles, CA.
See Los Angeles Pediatric Specialists.