Dr. Bindu Pavithran, MD

Nephrology •  Female • Age 53
  
Dr. Pavithran
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Rockford Nephrology Associates

612 Roxbury Rd Rockford, IL 61107

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(815) 227-8300

Dr. Bindu Pavithran, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Rockford, IL. Dr. Pavithran has more experience with Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy and Nephrological Conditions than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as Cgh Medical Center and Fhn Memorial Hospital. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Pavithran to book an appointment.


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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Dr. Pavithran accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Ameritas
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Pavithran

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Pavithran treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Pavithran treats other conditions, please contact the office at (815) 227-8300.

Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy

Glomerulonephritis and nephropathy are types of kidney disease caused by damage to the small blood vessels that filter the blood, either from long-term diabetes or other conditions such as lupus.Compare with other Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy specialists.

Dr. Pavithran typically treats 77% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Nephrotic Syndrome
Acute Glomerulonephritis
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Nephrological Conditions

Nephrological conditions specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the kidneys, including chronic kidney disease, kidney injury, kidney stones, and lupus nephritis.Compare with other Nephrological Conditions specialists.

Dr. Pavithran typically treats 81% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 17 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Acute Kidney Failure
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Pavithran's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • 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
  • Congenital Renal Dysplasia
  • Copper Metabolism Disorders
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Edema
  • Electrolyte Disorders
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Dysplasia
  • 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
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

Dr. Pavithran's Reviews

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Patients come first, all patient calls returned.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

2003
University Of Kentucky Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2000
Mercy Hospital
Residency Hospital
1991
Medical College Trivandrum
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Malayalam

Awards

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Locations

Rockford Nephrology Associates

Rockford Nephrology Associates612 Roxbury Rd Rockford, IL 61107
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Rockford Nephrology Associates900 N 2nd St Rochelle, IL 61068
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Rockford Nephrology Associates2200 Gateway Dr Sycamore, IL 60178
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Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Pavithran treats patients.

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Cgh Medical Center

Sterling, IL

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

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2018)

Fhn Memorial Hospital

Freeport, IL

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital

Dixon, IL

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

Mercyhealth Javon Bea Hospital - Rockton

Rockford, IL

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)

Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital

Dekalb, IL

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center

Rockford, IL

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

Osf Saint Paul Medical Center

Mendota, IL

83% Patient experience rating, 14% higher than the national average

Rochelle Community Hospital

Rochelle, IL

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

SwedishAmerican Hospital

Rockford, IL

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

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