Dr. Bernard Jaar, MD

Dr. Bernard Jaar, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
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Dr. Bernard Jaar, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Baltimore, MD. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

5601 Loch Raven Blvd Ste 3N

Baltimore, MD 21239

Contact Information

(443) 444-3775

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 96% of peers
Vitamin D Deficiency
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Difficult-to-Control Hypertension
  • Electrolyte Disorders
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • 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
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease, Type 1
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Biopsy
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • Institution St. Louis De Gonzague
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • School Med State University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Graduate Hosp McP/Hahnemann U
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Graduate Hosp McP/Hahnemann U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School Of Public Health
    Other Education | Completed 2003
  • University Rene Descartes (Paris V) / U.F.R. Cochin-Port Royal
    Other Education | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • John Rogers Excellence in Teaching Award Good Samaritan Hospital, 2009
  • Chairman Medical Advisory Board National Kidney Foundation of Maryland, 2011
  • Richard Ross Clinician Scientist Award, 2003
Media & Publications
  • More than 65 peer-reviewed scientific manuscripts.,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jaar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jaar to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)
Dr. Jaar'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
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Parkville, MD |
Dr. Jaar is a very good Nephrologist and he explains things in great detail especially to new patients like myself
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Jaar accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Jaar has admitting privileges

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
4940 Eastern Ave
Baltimore, MD 21224
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MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital
5601 Loch Raven Blvd
Baltimore, MD 21239
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The Johns Hopkins Hospital
1800 Orleans St
Baltimore, MD 21287
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UM Harford Memorial Hospital
501 S Union Ave
Havre de Grace, MD 21078
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UM Upper Chesapeake Medical Center
500 Upper Chesapeake Dr
Bel Air, MD 21014
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