Dr. Uma Kannapadi, MD

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Specializes in Nephrology • Female • Age 49

5171 Liberty Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
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Dr. Kannapadi's Specialties

  • Nephrology

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UPMC St. Margaret
815 Freeport Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15215
Allegheny Valley Hospital
1301 Carlisle St
Natrona Heights, PA 15065

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Renal-Endocrine Associates PC
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5171 Liberty Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
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    Dr. Kannapadi's Experience

    Specialties

    • Nephrology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Nephrology
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    • Hemodialysis
    • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
    • 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
    • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
    • Cryoglobulinemia
    • 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 Failure
    • Kidney Stones
    • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
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    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Nephritis and Nephropathy
    • Nephrotic Syndrome
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Polycystic Kidney Disease
    • Proteinuria
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
    • Renal Hypertension
    • Renal Osteodystrophy
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vasculitis
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Kilpauk Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University
    Graduated in 1989

    Internship Hospital

    West Penn Hospital
    Complete in 1993

    Residency Hospital

    West Penn Hospital
    Complete in 1995

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Pittsburgh Med Center
    Complete in 1999
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kannapadi & Staff

    • English
    • Tamil
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    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% 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. Kannapadi's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Allegheny Valley Hospital

    • UPMC St. Margaret

    • Western Pennsylvania Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    5 out of 5
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    Office Locations

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    Renal-Endocrine Associates PC
    Main Office
    5171 Liberty Ave
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224
    (412) 683-4550 (Office)
    (412) 683-3233 (Fax)
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