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Specializes in Nephrology • Female

520 Upper Chesapeake Dr Ste 312
Bel Air, MD 21014
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Dr. Acharya's Experience

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Dr. Acharya's Specialties

  • Nephrology

Procedures Dr. Acharya Performs

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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Hospital Quality

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Medstar Good Samaritan Hospital
5601 Loch Raven Blvd
Baltimore, MD 21239
Upper Chesapeake Medical Center
500 Upper Chesapeake Dr
Bel Air, MD 21014

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

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NEPHROLOGY CENTER OF MARYLAND
NEPHROLOGY CENTER OF MARYLAND
520 Upper Chesapeake Dr Ste 312
Bel Air, MD 21014
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    Dr. Acharya's Experience

    Specialties

    • Nephrology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Nephrology
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    • Hemodialysis
    • Peritoneal Dialysis
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    • Acidosis
    • Acute Kidney Failure
    • Amyloidosis
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
    • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
    • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
    • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Gout
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
    • Kidney Stones
    • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Nephritis and Nephropathy
    • Nephrotic Syndrome
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Proteinuria
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
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    • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
    • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Maryland.
    • 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 Alabama At Birmingham
    Graduated in 2006
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Acharya & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Acharya's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Harford Memorial Hospital

    • Medstar Good Samaritan Hospital

    • Upper Chesapeake Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    4.5
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    4.5 out of 5

    Dr. Acharya's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    2.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    2 responses

    Experience with Dr. Acharya

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.5 out of 5

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    NEPHROLOGY CENTER OF MARYLAND
    520 Upper Chesapeake Dr Ste 312
    Bel Air, MD 21014
    (443) 643-4680 (Office)
    (443) 444-4678 (Fax)
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