Dr. Carla Nester, MD

Nephrology •  Female • Age 60

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Dr. Nester
200 Hawkins Dr Ste 400 Iowa City, IA 52242

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(319) 356-2674

Dr. Carla Nester, MD is a nephrology specialist in Iowa City, IA and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in nephrology and pediatric nephrology.

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Dr. Nester accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
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Health Alliance PPO
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Dr. Nester's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Nephritis and Nephropathy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nester treats Nephritis and Nephropathy more than 20% of her peers

Dr. Nester treats this condition more than 20% of her peers

Chronic Kidney Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nester treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 10% of her peers

Dr. Nester treats this condition more than 10% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Kidney Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nester treats Kidney Disease more than 9% of her peers

Dr. Nester treats this condition more than 9% of her peers

Dr. Nester's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Dysplasia
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Biography

Dr. Carla Nester, MD is a nephrology specialist in Iowa City, IA and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in nephrology and pediatric nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Pediatric Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology
  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Pediatrics

Education

University Of Nc Hosps
Residency Hospital
2007
University Of North Carolina Hospitals
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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