Dr. Brian Ringhofer, MD

Dr. Brian Ringhofer, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 42
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Brian Ringhofer, MD is a nephrology specialist in Kansas City, KS and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Univ Of Mo Columbia Sch Of Med in 2002 and specializes in nephrology.

3901 Rainbow Blvd

Kansas City, KS 66160

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas


See how frequently Dr. Ringhofer performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 91% of peers

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  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated


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  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Univ Of Mo Columbia Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ringhofer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ringhofer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ringhofer to family and friends
based on 3 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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Dr. Ringhofer's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Great Doc! Would recommend to anyone.
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Not sure if he wants to be a doctor or comedian. Should have left after the long wait and later his bad jokes. When it comes to my health, I really don't think that is a laughing matter. I received poor communication and care from him and his staff. Do yourself a favor, find another renal...more
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Dr. Ringhofer is very good explaining possible diagnoses in terms that a lay person can understand. He is very thorough, running numerous non-invasive tests to get the most information, but reserving more invasive procedures until absolutely necessary. He listens to me and never makes me feel...more
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