Dr. Barbara Gelpi, MD

Dr. Barbara Gelpi, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Barbara Gelpi, MD is a nephrology specialist in Chesapeake, VA and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from University Of North Dakota / Main Campus in 1989 and specializes in nephrology.

1228 Progressive Dr Ste 101

Chesapeake, VA 23320

Contact Information

(757) 623-0005

Insurance Accepted

  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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more than 99% of peers
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more than 97% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Gelpi does not have any board certifications listed.

44  Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • 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 Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis


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2  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • University Of North Dakota / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Tufts New England Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

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Awards & Honors

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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