Dr. April Fox, MD

Dr. April Fox, MD

NephrologyFemaleAge 55

Accepting new patients

Dr. April Fox, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in New Orleans, LA. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as Ochsner Baptist and Ochsner Medical Center. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Fox to book an appointment.

Locations

Uptown Nephrology

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(504) 345-1180
Uptown Nephrology3434 Prytania St New Orleans, LA 70115
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  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
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    I really like Dr. Fox. She is thorough, takes time to explain everything & I trust her in the decisions & suggestions she makes. She is very caring. I feel comfortable & at ease knowing that she is my doctor & that I am in good medical care.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
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    Experience and Background Checks

    Experience
    Background

    Background Check

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice claims information for Louisiana
    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. Fox's Top Procedures and Conditions

    Treatment Frequency
    Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    very high
    very high

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Fox treats Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease more than 100% of her peers

    Dr. Fox treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

    Acidosis
    very high
    very high

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Fox treats Acidosis more than 100% of her peers

    Dr. Fox treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

    Hyperkalemia
    very high
    very high

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Fox treats Hyperkalemia more than 100% of her peers

    Dr. Fox treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

    Dr. Fox's conditions and procedures:

    • Acidosis
    • Acute Glomerulonephritis
    • Acute Kidney Failure
    • Alkalosis
    • Amyloidosis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
    • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
    • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
    • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
    • Cryoglobulinemia
    • Dehydration
    • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
    • Goodpasture's Disease
    • Gout
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemodialysis
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
    • Iron Metabolism Disorders
    • Kidney Disease
    • Kidney Hypertrophy
    • Kidney Infection
    • Kidney Infection, Acute
    • Kidney Infection, Chronic
    • Kidney Stones
    • Limb Swelling
    • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
    • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Nephritis and Nephropathy
    • Nephrotic Syndrome
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
    • Peritoneal Dialysis
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Proteinuria
    • Purpura
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
    • Renal Osteodystrophy
    • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
    • Small Kidney
    • Systemic Vasculitis
    • Ureteral Stones
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vasculitis
    • Vitamin D Deficiency

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    (504) 345-1180

    Dr. Fox 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 Louisiana
    BlueConnect POS
    CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthyBlue 2.0
    HealthyBlue Advantage
    Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
    Commercial Insurance Company
    Coventry Health Care
    First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
    Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    Medicaid
    MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
    Tricare
    UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
    WellCare

    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. April Fox, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in New Orleans, LA. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as Ochsner Baptist and Ochsner Medical...Read more

    Specialties

    • Nephrology

    Board Certifications

    Education

    2004
    Tulane Univesity Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2002
    Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
    Residency Hospital
    2000
    Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
    Internship Hospital
    1987
    University of Oregon
    Undergraduate School

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How can I make an appointment with Dr. April Fox, MD?

    Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (504) 345-1180, and for other questions, call (504) 897-4425.

    Does Dr. April Fox, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Fox has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

    Is Dr. April Fox, MD accepting new patients?

    Dr. April Fox, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Fox's profile to make an appointment.

    Does Dr. April Fox, MD accept my insurance?

    Use the Healthgrades insurance check to verify if Dr. Fox accepts your insurance.

    What are Dr. April Fox, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Fox frequently treats Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease, Acidosis, and Hyperkalemia. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Fox treats.

    Where is Dr. April Fox, MD's office located?

    Dr. Fox's office is located at 3434 Prytania St, New Orleans, LA 70115. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Fox is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

    Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

    Ochsner Baptist

    New Orleans, LA
    19 Awards Received

    Ochsner Medical Center

    New Orleans, LA

    73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

    19 Awards Received

    Touro Infirmary

    New Orleans, LA

    73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average