Dr. Andrew Cortez, DO

Dr. Andrew Cortez, DO

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Andrew Cortez, DO is a nephrology specialist in Avondale, AZ and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from College Of Osteopathic Medicine Comp, Pomona, Ca in 1996 and specializes in nephrology.

10750 W McDowell Rd Ste F600

Avondale, AZ 85392

Contact Information

(623) 547-4668

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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

Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Cortez'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.

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

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

44  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • College Of Osteopathic Medicine Comp, Pomona, Ca
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Maricopa Medical Center-Phoenix
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Maricopa Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Medical College Of Georgia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cortez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cortez's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cortez to family and friends
6 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Cortez'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 (3)

Dr. Cortez became my mother's nephrologist after she moved to the area. Her kidneys were at stage 5 Kidney failure and she was put on dialysis. Before seeing her in the hospital, Dr. Cortez took the time to read ALL her records from other hospitals. My mother's previous nephrologist (in another...more
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He answers questions, is easy to talk with, takes time and doesn't rush the appointment
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This man is an excellent Nephrologist. Plain and simple. After being diagnosed with acute renal failure due to a severe allergic reaction to clindamycin. He did everything going he could and finally managed to get me kidneys to bounce back along with my sodium levels. I was quite literally on my...more
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