Dr. Li-Kun Tu, MD

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Specializes in Nephrology • Male • Age 41

50 13th Ave NE Suite 2A
Hickory, NC 28601
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Hospital Quality

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Wayne Memorial Hospital
2700 Wayne Memorial Drive
Goldsboro, NC 27534
Sampson Regional Medical Center
607 Beaman Street
Clinton, NC 28328

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Hickory Internal Medicine
Hickory Internal Medicine
50 13th Ave NE Suite 2A
Hickory, NC 28601
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    Dr. Tu's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Nephrology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine, 2011
    • Nephrology, 2003
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    • Hemodialysis
    • Peritoneal Dialysis
    • Renal (Kidney) Failure - Hemodialysis Access
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    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Disorder of Kidney
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Kidney Failure
    • Polycystic Kidney Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Tu

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for North Carolina.

    0 Sanctions

    • 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

    Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1998

    Internship Hospital

    North Carolina Baptist Hospital
    Complete in 1999

    Residency Hospital

    North Carolina Baptist Hospital
    Complete in 2001

    Fellowship Hospital

    North Carolina Baptist Hospital
    Complete in 2003
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Tu & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Tu's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Tu has admitting privileges:

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    • Sampson Regional Medical Center

    • Vidant Duplin Hospital

    • Wayne Memorial Hospital

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Tu accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
    • WellCare
    • Wells Fargo Insurance
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    Office Locations

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    Hickory Internal Medicine
    50 13th Ave NE Suite 2A
    Hickory, NC 28601
    (828) 322-3541 (Office)
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