Dr. Avi Hettena, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Avi Hettena, MD
Dr. Avi Hettena, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in San Francisco, CA. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 41 years.

1199 Bush St Ste 400

San Francisco, CA 94109

Contact Information
Dr. Avi Hettena, MD

Dr. Avi Hettena, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield

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Top Care Areas

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Brain Disorders
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more than 50% of peers
Vascular Disease
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more than 10% of peers
Kidney Stones
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more than 6% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Dehydration
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • University Of Minnesota Hosp & Clinic
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Ucsf Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Uw Health Uw Hospitals and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ucsf Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hettena has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Hettena accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
    Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.