Dr. Claire Fritsche, MD

Dr. Claire Fritsche, MD

Nephrology  |  
Female  |  
Age 63
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Fritsche graduated from the Medical College of Wisconsin in 1978. She completed her internal medicine residency at the Medical College of Wisconsin and her nephrology fellowship at Boston University Affiliated Hospitals in Boston, MA. She served as a clinical instructor at Boston University Affiliated Hospitals and was an Assistant and Associate Professor of Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin before joining Midwest Nephrology Associates. Dr. Fritsche has received numerous awards, honors and research recognition and is a past recipient of the teacher of the year award presented by the Medical College of Wisconsin and the St. Luke's Residency Program. She has published numerous papers related to Nephrology.

3120 S 27th St Uppr Level

Milwaukee, WI 53215

Contact Information

(414) 672-8282

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Fritsche performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 95% of peers
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 93% 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
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • 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 Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Transplant Evaluation
  • Transplant Care

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Boston University Med Ctr/Univ Hp
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fritsche has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fritsche's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fritsche to family and friends
4.0
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Fritsche's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Milwaukee WI |
This MD will review all history and listen well to know you as a person with disease process not a disease or medical condition. She is prompt to respond and pays attention to each individual. She is an excellent practitioner.
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Dr. Fritsche accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • 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
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Fritsche has admitting privileges

Aurora Saint Lukes Medical Center
2900 W Oklahoma Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53215
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Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare - Saint Francis
3237 S 16th St
Milwaukee, WI 53215
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