Dr. Advayanand Shirsalkar, MD

Dr. Advayanand Shirsalkar, MD

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Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
36 y/o
(2)

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Dr. Advayanand Shirsalkar, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 36 years old and has been practicing for 10 years.

North Houston Nephrology & Diagnostics Associates, PA

607 Timberdale Ln Ste 201

Houston, TX 77090
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Shirsalkar performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hyperkalemia
high
more than 86% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
normal
more than 80% of peers
Hemodialysis
normal
more than 63% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Small Kidney
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Dialysis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.

Education

  • Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shirsalkar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shirsalkar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shirsalkar to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Shirsalkar's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Tomball, Tx |
I love the way Dr. Shirsalkar explains everything that is or might be going on with your body "kidneys". My fiance was recently diagnosed with kidney problems and Dr. Shirsalkar has been a great source of knowledge and peace of mind. Great bedside manner and truly cares. Thank you Dr. ...more
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in Katy, TX |
Dr Shirsalker is ALWAYS patient and explains to me in language I can understand about my health conditions. I have been seeing him for a year now and have made some improvement in my health. I expect to continue doing so because I ask questions and am given information to help me decide my course...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shirsalkar accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
  • WellCare

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Hospitals where Dr. Shirsalkar has admitting privileges

Kingwood Medical Center
22999 Highway 59 N
Kingwood, TX 77339
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Houston Northwest Medical Center
710 Cypress Creek Pkwy
Houston, TX 77090
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Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital
18951 N Memorial Dr
Humble, TX 77338
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Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital
9250 Pinecroft Dr
Shenandoah, TX 77380
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Tomball Regional Medical Center
605 Holderrieth Blvd
Tomball, TX 77375
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