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Specializes in Transplant Surgery • Male • Age 48

41 Mall Rd
Burlington, MA 01805
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Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
Transplant Surgery
41 Mall Rd
Burlington, MA 01805
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Hospital Quality

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Lahey Hospital and Medical Center
41 Mall Road
Burlington, MA 01805

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    Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
    Transplant Surgery
    41 Mall Rd
    Burlington, MA 01805
    (781) 285-6588
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    (781) 744-2500 (Office)
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  2. Dr. Kung's Experience

    Specialties

    • Transplant Surgery
    • Nephrology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
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    • Hemodialysis
    • Kidney Transplant
    • Peritoneal Dialysis
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    • Acute Kidney Failure
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
    • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Gout
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
    • Kidney Stones
    • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Proteinuria
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
    • Transplant Conditions
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
    • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found 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

    University Of The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Graduated in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    Albert Einstein Med Center
    Complete in 2000

    Fellowship Hospital

    Albert Einstein Med Center
    Complete in 2002
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kung & Staff

    • English
    • Chinese
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