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Specializes in Nephrology • Male • Age 53

6400 Dutchmans Pkwy Ste 250
Louisville, KY 40205
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Dr. Afanasyev's Experience

Dr. Afanasyev's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Nephrology & Hypertension

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology
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  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Biopsy
  • Central Line Insertion (for Chemotherapy)
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Hemodialysis Vascular Access Creation
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis Procedures
  • Renal Biopsy
  • Renal Lithiasis Treatment
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Dr. Afanasyev says...

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
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  • Vitamin D Deficiency
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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Medical School

Second Moscow Ni Pirogov State Medical Institute
Graduated in 1985

Internship Hospital

William Beaumont Hospital
Complete in 1997

Residency Hospital

William Beaumont Hospital
Complete in 1999

Fellowship Hospital

Institute Of Urology-Moscow, Russia
Ohio State University, Nephrology

Undergraduate Schools

Moscow School N303
Graduated in 1979
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Afanasyev & Staff

  • English
  • Russian

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