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Dr. Christopher Acker, MD

Nephrology ·  Male · Age 58

Dr. Acker

Dr. Christopher Acker, MD is a nephrology specialist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in nephrology.


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(804) 323-6903

Dr. Acker accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
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CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
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No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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Dr. Acker's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Acker treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Acker treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Acker treats Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Acker treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

End-Stage Renal Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Acker treats End-Stage Renal Disease more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Acker treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Acker's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Christopher Acker, MD is a nephrology specialist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

1996
University Pittsburgh
Residency Hospital
1991
Eisenhower Amc
Residency Hospital
1989
Eisenhower Amc
Internship Hospital
1988
University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine
Medical School
1996
1991
1989
1988

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