Dr. Charles Sweeney, MD

NephrologyMaleAge 64

Dr. Sweeney
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Rockford Nephrology Associates

612 Roxbury Rd Rockford, IL 61107

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(815) 227-8300

Dr. Charles Sweeney, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Rockford, IL and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Sweeney has more experience with Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy and Nephrological Conditions than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Illinois At Rockford medical school in 1984. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Cgh Medical Center and Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Sweeney to book an appointment.

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Dr. Sweeney is affiliated with Cgh Medical Center Sterling, a highly rated hospital.

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  • Offers Telehealth
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Experience
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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Sweeney

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

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. Sweeney treats at a

very high

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

Treatments
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Proteinuria
Nephrotic Syndrome
Nephritis and Nephropathy
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High
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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. Sweeney treats at a

high

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 34 conditions and procedures

Treatments
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Chronic Kidney Diseases
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Acute Kidney Failure
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Frequency
High
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Very High
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Dr. Sweeney's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • 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
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stones
  • 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
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Dr. Sweeney accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
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
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. Charles Sweeney, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Rockford, IL and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Sweeney has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

Education

1991
University of Minnesota Hospital and Clinics
Fellowship Hospital
1988
University Of Illinois At Chicago
Residency Hospital
1984
University of Illinois At Rockford
Medical School
1978
University Of Notre Dame
Undergraduate School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Charles Sweeney, MD offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. Charles Sweeney, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Sweeney frequently treats Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy and Nephrological Conditions. See all practice areas where Dr. Sweeney specializes.

Where is Dr. Charles Sweeney, MD's office located?

Dr. Sweeney's 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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Rockford Nephrology Associates2600 Locust St Ste D Sterling, IL 61081
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Rockford Nephrology Associates1131 N Galena Ave Dixon, IL 61021
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Freeport Dialysis Unit1028 S Kunkle Blvd Freeport, IL 61032
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Sweeney is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Cgh Medical Center

Sterling, IL

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital

Dixon, IL

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

Mercyhealth Javon Bea Hospital - Rockton

Rockford, IL

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

7 Awards Received

OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center

Rockford, IL

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

SwedishAmerican Hospital

Rockford, IL

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received