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Dr. Carlos Zem, MD

Nephrology ·  Male · Age 43

Dr. Zem

Dr. Carlos Zem, MD is a nephrology specialist in San Antonio, TX. He specializes in nephrology.


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(210) 614-1515

Dr. Zem accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Zem's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zem treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Zem treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Hyperkalemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zem treats Hyperkalemia more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Zem treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zem treats Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Zem treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Zem's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Anemia
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Electrolyte Disorders
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Carlos Zem, MD is a nephrology specialist in San Antonio, TX. He specializes in nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Zem's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Zem

4.8

Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
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Dr Zem is very through, professional and empathetic. Has pleasing bedside manor. Do highly recommend. Staff is efficient but could be more engaging.
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Dr. Zem is a wonderful and incredibly warm physician with an excellent bedside manner...highly recommend him!
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Baptist Medical Center

San Antonio, TX

Methodist Hospital

San Antonio, TX