Dr. Christine Gear, MD

Dr. Christine Gear, MD

Nephrology & Hypertension  ·  
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Age 41
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Dr. Christine Gear, MD is a nephrology & hypertension specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio in 2006 and specializes in nephrology & hypertension, nephrology, and more.

4511 NW Loop 410 Ste 104

San Antonio, TX 78229

Contact Information

(210) 614-7900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • CeltiCare Health
  • CHAMPVA
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Background Check

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. Gear's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chronic Kidney Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gear treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 57% of her peers

Dr. Gear treats this condition more than 57% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Acidosis
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gear treats Acidosis more than 56% of her peers

Dr. Gear treats this condition more than 56% of her peers

Hypertension
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gear treats Hypertension more than 46% of her peers

Dr. Gear treats this condition more than 46% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension

Dr. Gear's conditions and procedures:

Acidosis
Acute Glomerulonephritis
Acute Kidney Failure
Alkalosis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Dialysis
Dialysis Catheter Placement
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
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 Stones
Kidney Stones Treatment
Kidney Transplant
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Nephrotic Syndrome
Peritoneal Dialysis
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Proteinuria
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Renal Biopsy
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Renal Osteodystrophy
Systemic Vasculitis
Ureteral Stones
Urinalysis
Vascular Disease
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Christine Gear, MD is a nephrology & hypertension specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio in 2006 and specializes in nephrology & hypertension, nephrology, and more.

Specialties

  • Nephrology & Hypertension
  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology
  • Nephrology & Renal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

  • 2012
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
    Fellowship Hospital
    2012
  • 2010
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
    Residency Hospital
    2010
  • 2007
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
    Internship Hospital
    2007
  • 2006
    Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
    Medical School
    2006

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Dr. Gear is always thorough and pleasant. I don't always keep up with directives perscribed by doctors but Dr Gear does a great job of balancing care with sense of urgency that makes me feel like she is concerned for my well being. I truly appreciate her professionalism and knowledge.
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Dr. Gear has treated me with extreme compassion and professional management of my disease. She has an extremely great personal relationship with each patient, making me not only feel relaxed but confident I am being treated with the best care possible. He Staff called me during my Hospital stay...Read More
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Dr. Gear is a wonderful doctor and has always put my needs as a patient as a high priority! She has been a true life saver for me.
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We love Dr.Gear. Wait times are never very long and the staff is wonderful. Always on top of things. She is very personable and always makes us feel like she genuinely cares about the care you are receiving from her staff.
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Dr. Gear is the absolute best Dr. I've ever had. She is very knowledgeable as well as having the ability to make the patient feel comfortable and well taken care of. She is a wonderful Dr. and person.
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Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage Test HMO
Blue Choice Test
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
CeltiCare Health
Ambetter
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Employers Health Network
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
Tricare
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
HealthSmart
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Tricare
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test
Mutual of Omaha
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Principal Life
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
WellCare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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