Dr. Alexander Swan Sr, MD

Dr. Alexander Swan Sr, MD

Nephrology & Hypertension  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Alexander Swan Sr, MD is a nephrology & hypertension doctor who practices in Avenel, NJ. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 26 years.

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

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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."


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

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Allergies
  • Anemia
  • Aneurysm
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Dehydration
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Nephropathy
  • Edema
  • Electrolyte Disorders
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Generalized Obesity
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipedema
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Osteoporosis
  • Panic Disorder
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Premenstrual Syndrome
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Stress
  • Tendonitis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency


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  • 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 Vascular Access Creation
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • 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.


    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
    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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Swan Sr to family and friends
based on 5 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Swan Sr's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Athens, A1 |
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.
in Metuchen, NJ |
WHat an incredible human being he is ...He really cares ...
in Woodbridge, NJ |
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 my complicated health problem. One day I found Dr. Alexander Swan and I literally started doing better day by day since Dr. Swan took care of me. I highly recommend Dr. Alexander M. Swan for anyone.
in Carteret, NJ |
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 complains that he's tired or overwhelmed. Dr. Swan volunteers his time in other countries helping those in need with medical care. Has an amazing heart and personality and mirrors this to others. Top doctor!
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Dr. Swan Sr accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • 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
    Emblem Health
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • Locals (any local)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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