Dr. Byron Welch, MD

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Specializes in Nephrology • Male • Age 57

3000 N Interstate 35 Ste 635
Austin, TX 78705
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Dr. Welch's Experience

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Dr. Welch's Specialties

  • Nephrology

Procedures Dr. Welch Performs

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Conditions Dr. Welch Treats

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Hospital Quality

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St. David's Medical Center
919 E 32nd St
Austin, TX 78705
St. David's Round Rock Medical Center
2400 Round Rock Ave
Round Rock, TX 78681

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Austin Kidney Associates
Austin Kidney Associates
3000 N Interstate 35 Ste 635
Austin, TX 78705
Austin Kidney Associates
4100 Duval Rd Ste 4-102
Austin, TX 78759
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    Dr. Welch's Experience

    Specialties

    • Nephrology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Nephrology
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    • Hemodialysis
    • Peritoneal Dialysis
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    • Acidosis
    • Acute Glomerulonephritis
    • Acute Kidney Failure
    • Alkalosis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
    • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Gout
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatorenal Syndrome
    • Hungry Bone Syndrome
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
    • Iron Metabolism Disorders
    • Kidney Disease
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    • Kidney Stones
    • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Nephritis and Nephropathy
    • Nephrotic Syndrome
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Proteinuria
    • Purpura
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
    • Tuberous Sclerosis
    • Ureteral Stones
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
    • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Graduated in 1985

    Residency Hospital

    Baylor University Med Center
    Complete in 1988

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Ia
    Complete in 1990
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Welch & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Welch's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • St. David's Medical Center

    • St. David's North Austin Medical Center

    • St. David's Round Rock Medical Center

    • St. David's South Austin Medical Center

    • University Medical Center at Brackenridge

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Welch

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    Dr. Welch's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3 out of 5

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    Experience with Dr. Welch

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    1 out of 5

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

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    Office Locations

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    Austin Kidney Associates
    3000 N Interstate 35 Ste 635
    Austin, TX 78705
    (512) 320-1500 (Office)
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    Austin Kidney Associates
    4100 Duval Rd Ste 4-102
    Austin, TX 78759
    (512) 832-0999 (Office)
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