Dr. Alexander Swan Sr, MD

Dr. Alexander Swan Sr, MD

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Age 57
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Dr. Alexander Swan Sr, MD is a nephrology & hypertension specialist in Avenel, NJ and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign in 1991 and specializes in nephrology & hypertension, critical care medicine, and more.

1030 Saint Georges Ave Lowr Level

Avenel, NJ 07001

Contact Information

(732) 750-5555

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Gout
very high
more than 97% of peers
Bone Disorders
high
more than 85% of peers
Vitamin D Deficiency
normal
more than 79% of peers

Dr. Swan Sr's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Swan Sr "All patients deserve excellent professional care regardless of race, religion, skin color, ethnicity, country of origin, sexual orientation, insurance, social status, economical status, ability to pay. We treat all patients as our family members. We help people and treat them with the dignity from the bottom of our hearts. For us every patient counts and we measure our services success one patient at the time. Having the good heart and sharing the good deed is our philosophy of the patient care."

6  Specialties

  • Nephrology & Hypertension
  • Clinical Lipidology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Obesity Medicine
  • Vascular Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

65  Conditions Treated

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29  Procedures

  • Allergy Treatment
  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Bone Regeneration Procedure
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Family Counseling
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Hemodialysis Vascular Access Creation
  • Immunization
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Meditation
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Renal Biopsy
  • Stress Management
  • Tendon and Bursa Injection
  • Transplant Care
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Medical Institute Of Medicine (I), Rangoon, Burma
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Premedical Institute Of Medicine (I), Rangoon, Burma
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Wyckoff Heights Med Ctr-Weill Cornell
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Wyckoff Heights Med Ctr-Weill Cornell
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Lenox Hill Hospital Nyu
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Ctr
    Other Education | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Swan Sr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Burmese
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Swan Sr's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Swan Sr to family and friends
5 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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  • 4
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Dr. Swan Sr'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 (4)

One of the best doctor I have ever had the priviledge to have. Caring, understanding and a good listener to his patients . I highly reccommend him.
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WHat an incredible human being he is ...He really cares ...
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Dr. Alexander M. Swan is a gift from God simply because he really takes care of all his patients as his family members. I have been with many doctors in my past receiving their routine treatments, however I did not get better. Then I have been looking for the doctor who can make me better with all...more
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Dr. Swan is an outstanding physician. He is very compassionate and cares very much about his patients. He takes his time with his patients and makes them smile with his great sense of humor. He always puts patients at ease. He is always motivated to work even during a busy schedule. He never...more
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