Dr. Krishnan Babu, MD

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Specializes in Nephrology • Male • Age 46

238 Northampton St Fl 2
Easthampton, MA 01027
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Dr. Babu's Experience

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Dr. Babu's Specialties

  • Nephrology

Procedures Dr. Babu Performs

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Conditions Dr. Babu Treats

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Hospital Quality

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Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199
Mercy Medical Center
271 Carew St
Springfield, MA 01104

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Pioneer Valley Nephrology
Pioneer Valley Nephrology
238 Northampton St Fl 2
Easthampton, MA 01027
10 Hospital Dr Ste 309
Holyoke, MA 01040
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    Dr. Babu's Experience

    Specialties

    • Nephrology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Nephrology
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    • Hemodialysis
    • Peritoneal Dialysis
    2
    • Acidosis
    • Acute Glomerulonephritis
    • Acute Kidney Failure
    • Amyloidosis
    • 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
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Gout
    • Hepatorenal Syndrome
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
    • Kidney Disease
    • Kidney Hypertrophy
    • Kidney Stones
    • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Nephritis and Nephropathy
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    • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Proteinuria
    • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
    • Renal Osteodystrophy
    • Small Kidney
    • Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
    • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Massachusetts.
    • 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

    Madras Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University
    Graduated in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    Li College Hospital
    Complete in 1999

    Fellowship Hospital

    Li College Hospital
    Complete in 2001
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Babu & Staff

    • English
    • French
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Babu's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Baystate Medical Center

    • Mercy Medical Center

    • Noble Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Babu

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Babu to family and friends

    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Babu's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    1 response

    Experience with Dr. Babu

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Pioneer Valley Nephrology
    238 Northampton St Fl 2
    Easthampton, MA 01027
    (413) 584-1919 (Office)
    B
    10 Hospital Dr Ste 309
    Holyoke, MA 01040
    (413) 535-3155 (Office)
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