Dr. Alvaro Orjuela, MD

Pediatric NephrologyMaleAge 51

Dr. Alvaro Orjuela, MD is a Pediatric Nephrology Specialist in Houston, TX and has over 13 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from MUHLENBERG REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER / SCHOOL OF RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY medical school in 2008. He is affiliated with Texas Children's Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Orjuela to book an appointment.

Dr. Orjuela

Baylor College of Medicine

1102 Bates Ave Ste 245 Houston, TX 77030
Accepting new patients

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Experience
Background

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Orjuela's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hemodialysis
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Orjuela performs Hemodialysis more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Orjuela performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Orjuela performs End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Orjuela performs this procedure more than 76% of his peers

Chronic Kidney Diseases
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Orjuela treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 36% of his peers

Dr. Orjuela treats this condition more than 36% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease

Dr. Orjuela's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Congenital Renal Dysplasia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Stones
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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(832) 824-3800

Dr. Orjuela accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Alvaro Orjuela, MD is a Pediatric Nephrology Specialist in Houston, TX and has over 13 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatric Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Pediatrics

Education

2008
MUHLENBERG REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER / SCHOOL OF RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Alvaro Orjuela, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Orjuela frequently treats Hemodialysis, End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services, and Chronic Kidney Diseases. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Orjuela treats.

Where is Dr. Alvaro Orjuela, MD's office located?

Dr. Orjuela's office is located at 1102 Bates Ave Ste 245, Houston, TX 77030. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Baylor College of Medicine1102 Bates Ave Ste 245 Houston, TX 77030
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Texas Childrens Hosp Renal Srvc

Baylor College of Medicine6701 Fannin St Fl 11 Houston, TX 77030
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Texas Children's Hospital

Houston, TX