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Specializes in Adult Nephrology
3300 Tamiami Trail; #101a
Port Charlotte, FL
 

Dr. Jaideep Hingorani works as a nephrologist. Dr. Hingorani attended medical school at Topiwala National Medical College. His residency was performed at B.Y.L. Nair Charitable Hospital & T.N. Medical College and Good Samaritan Hospital of Maryland. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Hingorani is professionally affiliated with Bayfront Health Punta Gorda and Bayfront Health Port Charlotte.

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Specializes in Adult Nephrology
Coastal Nephrology Associates - Port Charlotte - Port Charlotte; 3221 Tamiami Trail
Port Charlotte, FL
 

Dr. Rohit Pankhaniya is an adult nephrology specialist in Port Charlotte, FL, Punta Gorda, FL, and Venice, FL. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Pramukh Swami Medical College and then he performed his residency at Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University. Dr. Pankhaniya's professional affiliations include Venice Regional Bayfront Health, Bayfront Health Punta Gorda, and Bayfront Health Port Charlotte.

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Specializes in Adult Nephrology
Coastal Nephrology Associates - Port Charlotte - Port Charlotte; 3221 Tamiami Trail
Port Charlotte, FL
 

Dr. Kianoosh Kaveh is a medical specialist in adult nephrology. Dr. Kaveh is affiliated with Venice Regional Bayfront Health, Bayfront Health Punta Gorda, and Bayfront Health Port Charlotte. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at Western University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific. Dr. Kaveh completed his residency training at Maricopa Medical Center.

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Specializes in Adult Nephrology
3300 Tamiami Trail; Suite 101a
Port Charlotte, FL
 

Dr. Lalita Thatte practices adult nephrology. She is affiliated with Bayfront Health Punta Gorda and Bayfront Health Port Charlotte. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Thatte honors. Dr. Thatte graduated from Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad. Dr. Thatte trained at Michael Reese Hospital for residency.

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Dr. Nandheesha Hanumanthappa, MD
Specializes in Adult Nephrology
Coastal Nephrology Associates - Port Charlotte - Port Charlotte; 3221 Tamiami Trail
Port Charlotte, FL
 

Dr. Nandheesha Hanumanthappa specializes in adult nephrology and practices in Port Charlotte, FL, Punta Gorda, FL, and Venice, FL. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at Tufts University School of Medicine and Kasturba Medical College, he performed his residency at Metropolitan Hospital Center, New York. Dr. Hanumanthappa is professionally affiliated with Venice Regional Bayfront Health, Bayfront Health Punta Gorda, and Bayfront Health Port Charlotte.

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Specializes in Adult Nephrology
Coastal Nephrology Associates - Port Charlotte - Port Charlotte; 3221 Tamiami Trail
Port Charlotte, FL
 

Dr. Disha Trivedi practices adult nephrology in Port Charlotte, FL, Punta Gorda, FL, and Venice, FL. Dr. Trivedi's hospital/clinic affiliations include Venice Regional Bayfront Health, Bayfront Health Punta Gorda, and Bayfront Health Port Charlotte. She takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. For her professional training, Dr. Trivedi completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with East Tennessee State University (ETSU).

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What is Nephrology?

Nephrology is the medical specialty that deals with diseases of the kidneys. Nephrologists deal with illnesses that are caused by lowered kidney function, such as certain types of hypertension. They also treat illnesses that harm the kidneys, such as acute kidney disease. Other specific diseases and disorders that are treated by a nephrologist include:
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Polycystic kidney disease
  • Acute renal failure
  • Blood or protein in the urine (hematuria or proteinuria)
  • Kidney stones
  • Nephritis, or inflammation of the kidneys

Pediatric nephrologists specialize in kidney diseases and disorders affecting infants and children. They may see children for inherited kidney diseases, recurring urinary tract infections, or high blood pressure, among other problems.

A nephrologist may use lab tests, ultrasound, and biopsies to diagnose the problem for their patients. They might prescribe treatments ranging from diet changes to dialysis to transplants. Most kidney problems are chronic, meaning that they last for a long time. Thus, nephrologists get to know their patients well and may treat them for many years.