Dr. Alvaro Ryes, MD

Dr. Alvaro Ryes, MD

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Alvaro Ryes, MD is a nephrology specialist in Aurora, IN and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Universidad Nacional De Colombia, Facultad De Medicina in 1982 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

204 Bridgeway St

Aurora, IN 47001

Contact Information

(855) 227-4230

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 93% of peers
Nephrotic Syndrome
high
more than 87% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ryes "Avoid or delay progression of chronic kidney disease to Dialysis"

2  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

47  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Universidad Nacional De Colombia, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Hmc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Hsjd
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • San Juan De Dios U Nacional De Colombia
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Barnes Hosp/Wvmc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • St Luke's Hospital
    Other Education | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • : Role of platelet-activating factor in renal function in normal rats and rats with bilateral ureteral obstruction. Proc Soc Exp Biol Med 1991: 198: 572-578.,
  • Role of the 5-Lipooxygenase pathway in obstructive nephropathy. Kidney Int 1992:100-106.,
  • Administration of L-arginine decreases the infiltration of the kidney by macrophages in obstructive nephropathy and puromycin-induced nephrosis. Kidney Int 1994;45:1346-1354.,
  • Osteopontin expression in kidney during unilateral ureteral obstruction. Miner Electrolyte Metab 1998;24:227-237.,
  • EDRF role in renal function and blood pressure of normal rats and rats with obstructive nephropathy. Kidney Int 1992; 41:403-413.,
  • Dietary supplements with L-arginine ameliorates glomerular hypertension in rats with subtotal nephrectomy. J Am Soc Nephrol 1994;4:1690-1694.,
  • Low plasma and renal tissue levels of L-arginine in rats with obstructive nephropathy. Kidney Int 1994;45:782-787.,
  • Role of arginine in health and in renal disease (Editorial). Am J Physiol (Renal, Fluids and Electrolytes) 1994:267:F331-F346.,
  • Angiotensin II receptor antagonist ameliorates renal tubulointerstitial fibrosis caused by unilateral obstruction. Kidney Int 1995;47:1285-1294.,
  • Renal function after release of ureteral obstruction: Role of endothelin and the renal artery endothelium. Kidney Int 1992;42:632-638.,
  • Enalapril reduces collagen type IV synthesis and expansion of the interstitium in the obstructed kidney of the rat. Kidney Int 1994;45:1637-1647.,
  • Bladder contributes to eicosanoids excreted in urine. Am J Physiol 1990;258:F859-F861.,
  • The cytochrome p-450 pathway in renal function of normal rats and rats with bilateral ureteral obstruction. Pro Soc Exp Biol Med 1992;201:278-283.,
  • Dietary supplementation with L-arginine ameliorates the progression of renal disease in rats with subtotal nephrectomy. Am J Kidney Dis 1992:20:168-176.,
  • Subdiaphragmatic vagotomy in rats induces hypertension and sodium retention. J Miner Metab 1992;18:375-381.,
  • Role of vasopressin in rats with bilateral ureteral obstruction. Pro Soc Exp Biol Med 1991;197:49-55.,
  • Recombinant human erythropoietin (rHuEPO) stimulates angiogenesis in vitro. Kidney Int 1995;47:740-745.,
  • A high cholesterol diet ameliorates renal tubular lesions in diabetic rats. Proc Soc Exp Biol Med 1990;194:185-194.,
  • L-arginine administration prevents glomerular hyperfiltration and decreases proteinuria in diabetic rats. J Am Soc Nephrol 1993;4:1039-1045.,
  • Dietary supplementation of L-arginine ameliorates hypertrophy in rats feed high protein diet. Proc Soc Exp Biol Med 1994:45:157-161.,
  • Role of platelet-activating factor in renal function in normal rats and rats with bilateral ureteral obstruction. Proc Soc Exp Biol Med 1991: 198: 572-578.,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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