Dr. Charlene Murdakes, MD

NephrologyFemaleAge 44

Dr. Murdakes
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Rockford Nephrology Associates

612 Roxbury Rd Rockford, IL 61107

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(815) 227-8300

Dr. Charlene Murdakes, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Rockford, IL. Dr. Murdakes has more experience with Nephrological Conditions and Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy 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. Murdakes to book an appointment.


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Affiliated with Cgh Medical Center Sterling, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
    America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital Satisfaction
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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Murdakes

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

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. Murdakes typically treats 76% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 13 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Kidney Disease
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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. Murdakes typically treats 37% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

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Nephritis and Nephropathy
Nephrotic Syndrome
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Dr. Murdakes' conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • 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 Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Dr. Murdakes accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ameritas
Anthem
Blue Access Choice (St Louis) (Select Network)-IL
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Guardian
HealthLink
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Financial Group
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Charlene Murdakes, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Rockford, IL. Dr. Murdakes has more experience with Nephrological Conditions and Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy...Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

2011
Rush University Medical Center
Residency Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Charlene Murdakes, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Murdakes has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Charlene Murdakes, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Charlene Murdakes, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Murdakes frequently treats Nephrological Conditions and Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy. See all practice areas where Dr. Murdakes specializes.

Where is Dr. Charlene Murdakes, MD's office located?

Dr. Murdakes' office is located at 612 Roxbury Rd, Rockford, IL 61107. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Rockford Nephrology Associates

Rockford Nephrology Associates612 Roxbury Rd Rockford, IL 61107
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Affiliated Hospitals

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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

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