We found 7 nephrologists who accept United Healthcare Bronze near Laredo, TX.

Filter By:
Showing 1-7 of 7
Selecting one of the sort options will cause this page to reload and list providers by the selected sort order.

Specializes in Adult Nephrology
6801 Mcpherson Avenue; Suite 223
Laredo, TX
 

Dr. Carlos Espinosa's specialty is adult nephrology. Dr. Espinosa is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at Central University of the Caribbean School of Medicine.

Read more

Specializes in Adult Nephrology
2309 E Saunders Street; Suite 100
Laredo, TX
 

Dr. Shafiq-Ur Cheema specializes in adult nephrology. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Cheema is a graduate of King Edward Medical University.

Read more

Specializes in Adult Nephrology
6508 N Bartlett Avenue; Suite D
Laredo, TX
 

Dr. Bicheng Nan is a medical specialist in adult hospital medicine and adult nephrology. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Nan takes. He is a graduate of Shanxi Medical University.

Read more

Specializes in Adult Nephrology
3003 Dickinson Drive
Laredo, TX
 

Dr. Olayinka Holt specializes in adult nephrology. She takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

Read more

Specializes in Adult Nephrology
2309 E Saunders Street; #100
Laredo, TX
 

Dr. Julio Zavala Georffino specializes in adult nephrology. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

Read more

Specializes in Adult Nephrology
2309 E Saunders Road; Suite 100
Laredo, TX
 

Dr. Chalit Wanthakawikran's specialty is adult nephrology. Dr. Wanthakawikran is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

Read more

Specializes in Adult Nephrology
1710 E Saunders Street; Suite B675
Laredo, TX
 

Dr. Adolfo Garcia's area of specialization is adult nephrology. Dr. Garcia attended medical school at Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon Faculty of Medicine. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

Read more

Conditions / Treatments

Gender

Insurance

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Distinctions

Online Communication

Medical School

Years Since Graduation

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.
Selecting a checkbox option will refresh the page.