Dr. Claudio Gallego, MD

Dr. Claudio Gallego, MD

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Claudio Gallego, MD is a nephrology specialist in Covina, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles in 1986 and specializes in nephrology.

315 N 3rd Ave Ste 104

Covina, CA 91723

Contact Information

(626) 331-0133

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare

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Top Care Areas

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

Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 98% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Gallego's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

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

42  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • La Co Usc Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • La Co Usc Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Of California Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gallego has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gallego's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gallego to family and friends
2 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Gallego's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Galegos is very thorough with exams, treatment (if needed), continued care, and follow ups. He is sincere, direct, and shows genuine concern with patients health and goes out of his way to advise the appropriate doctors in your network of any health issue noticed in your lab work results and...more
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Has Canceled The Last Three Appointments, (=9months) I Have Stage IV - V Kidney Failure And His Office Has Shown Little To No Professional Concern, Sad That He Is One Of The Only Dr's In The Area In Our Group
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