Dr. Brenda Bourassa, DO

Dr. Brenda Bourassa, DO

Nephrology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Brenda Bourassa, DO is a nephrology specialist in Fort Lauderdale, FL and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from University Of New England College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1992 and specializes in nephrology.Read her story

4534 N Federal Hwy

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 12 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Bourassa's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bourassa treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Bourassa treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Mineral Metabolism Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bourassa treats Mineral Metabolism Disorders more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Bourassa treats this condition more than 84% of her peers

Hypokalemia
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bourassa treats Hypokalemia more than 83% of her peers

Dr. Bourassa treats this condition more than 83% of her peers

Dr. Bourassa's conditions and procedures:

Acidosis
Acute Kidney Failure
Alkalosis
Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Central Line Insertion
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
Dehydration
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Dialysis
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dialysis Catheter Placement
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
End-Stage Renal Disease
End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
Gout
Hemochromatosis
Hemodialysis
Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
Hemodialysis Vascular Access Creation
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hydronephrosis
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Kidney Disease
Kidney Infection
Kidney Infection, Acute
Kidney Stones
Kidney Stones Treatment
Kidney Transplant
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Nephrotic Syndrome
Peritoneal Dialysis
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Proteinuria
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Renal Biopsy
Renal Failure-Like Electrolyte Imbalances
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Renal Osteodystrophy
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Systemic Vasculitis
Tuberous Sclerosis
Ureteral Stones
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

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Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

1998
Jackson Memorial Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1996
Brown Univ/ Rhode Island Hosp
Residency Hospital
1993
University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1992
University Of New England College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School
1981
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Undergraduate School
1998
1996
1993
1992
1981

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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I felt very valued during my visit and Dr. Bourassa addressed my concerns. Very friendly, knowledgable and I had a very pleasant experience. I would highly recommend her.
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Competent, understanding and sociable. Takes time to listen and answer my questions and address my concerns which is very important to me.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
NetworkBlue
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care of Florida
Employer Group Open Access HMO
Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
Carelink HMO
Employer Group PPO
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Humana
Preferred PPO
Select HMO
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
POMCO Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Neighborhood Health Partnership
Options PPO
United Healthcare