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Specializes in Other, Adult Nephrology
614 Furman Avenue
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Roberto Ramirez's area of specialization is adult nephrology. Dr. Ramirez honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Adult Nephrology
1521 S Staples Street; Suite 601
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Fariba Zarinetchi's area of specialization is adult nephrology. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Zarinetchi takes. Dr. Zarinetchi attended medical school at Tufts University School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Other, Adult Nephrology
614 Furman Avenue
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Cynthia Salloum's specialty is adult nephrology. She takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more.

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Specializes in Adult Nephrology
1521 S Staples Street; Suite 601
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Shah Islam's area of specialization is adult nephrology. Dr. Islam has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Adult Nephrology
1521 S Staples Street; Suite 603
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Jack Cortese is an adult nephrologist. He has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Adult Nephrology
1521 S Staples Street; Suite 601
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. William Shaffer is a nephrologist in Corpus Christi, TX. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Adult Nephrology
614 Furman Avenue
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Chijoke Ogbu is a specialist in adult nephrology. He works in Corpus Christi, TX. He studied medicine at the University of Nigeria Faculty of Medical Sciences. Dr. Ogbu accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more.

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Specializes in Other, Adult Nephrology
614 Furman Avenue
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Samer Jifi-Bahlool specializes in adult nephrology. Dr. Jifi-Bahlool honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more.

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Specializes in Adult Nephrology
614 Furman Avenue
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Jorge Vazquez is a nephrologist in Corpus Christi, TX. Dr. Vazquez is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Adult Nephrology
614 Furman Avenue
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Zakaria Saleem specializes in adult nephrology and practices in Corpus Christi, TX. He studied medicine at Allama Iqbal Medical College. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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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.
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