Charmaine Emelife, MB BS

Charmaine Emelife, MB BS

Nephrology  |  
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Charmaine Emelife, MB BS is a nephrology doctor who practices in East Point, GA. She has been practicing for 20 years.

1275 Cleveland Ave

East Point, GA 30344

Contact Information

(404) 761-0819

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas


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Vitamin D Deficiency
very high
more than 89% of peers
End-Stage Renal Disease
more than 87% of peers
Bone Disorders
more than 76% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency


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  • Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.


  • University Of Nigeria / College Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • University Of Nigeria, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Cook Co Hosp Chicago
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Cook Co Hosp Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Loyola Hines Va
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Mha
    Other Education | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Charmaine Emelife has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Igbo

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Charmaine Emelife's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Charmaine Emelife to family and friends
based on 10 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Charmaine Emelife's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in College Park,Ga |
She is an excellent doctor and she delivers the best care for each patient. Her delivery may be a little rough sometime but keep in mind that in many cases she is delivering news that is changing your life forever. She happens to be serious and direct in her delivery. Perhaps she delivers the news...more
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in Mcdonough, GA |
Dr. Emelife really cares about her patients. She takes time and answers any questions and concerns that you may have. She is super knowledgeable and does all that she can to ensure that you are moving in the right direction to improve your health. I have been going to her for about 7 months now and...more
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in Atlanta, GA |
I love Dr. Emelife, I get the best of care
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in Fairburn, Ga |
Dr. emelife is great, she is direct and to the point and I understand everything she says. dr. emelife iscompassionate! Dr. emelife is always making recommendations of helpful classes to benefit me.
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Charmaine Emelife accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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