Dr. McCurdy is a pediatric nephrologist who has been in practice for more than 40 years and is currently serving as the Medical Director for STAR Kids at Driscoll Health Plan in Corpus Christi, Texas. He is also affiliated with Driscoll Children’s Hospital.
Dr. McCurdy graduated with his Medical Degree and PhD from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 1976. He holds an additional Masters of Business Administration from the University of Nebraska at Omaha, and completed his fellowship at the University of Minnesota. Dr. McCurdy is double board certified in Pediatrics and in Pediatric Nephrology, and has earned the coveted titles of Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and Fellow of the American Association for Physician Leadership.
As a pediatric nephrologist, Dr. McCurdy specializes in the diagnosis and management of children with a variety of acute and chronic kidney-related disorders. His Expert Blog will focus on these various diseases, treatments and research for pediatric patients suffering from conditions such as; hypertension, hematuria, proteinuria, renal tubular acidosis, nephrolithiasis, glomerulonephritis and kidney failure.