Dr. Charles Effiong, MD

Dr. Charles Effiong, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Charles Effiong, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Charleston, SC. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 33 years. Dr. Effiong is affiliated with Roper Hospital.

51 Nassau St

Charleston, SC 29403

Contact Information

(843) 722-4112

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 95% of peers
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
very high
more than 90% of peers
Hypertension
high
more than 88% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Ibadan
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Harlem Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Harlem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Long Island Jewish Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Effiong has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Effiong accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Effiong has admitting privileges

Roper Hospital
316 Calhoun St
Charleston, SC 29401
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