Dr. Craig Hurwitz, MD

Dr. Craig Hurwitz, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Craig Hurwitz, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Plattsburgh, NY. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 21 years.

52 Tom Miller Rd

Plattsburgh, NY 12901

Contact Information

(518) 324-4000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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Renal Hyperparathyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
55

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • 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
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Vermont-Fahc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Vermont-Fahc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University Of Vermont-Fahc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hurwitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hurwitz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hurwitz to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Hurwitz's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Hurwitz accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
    Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Hurwitz has admitting privileges

Adirondack Medical Center
2233 State Route 86
Saranac Lake, NY 12983
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Alice Hyde Medical Center
133 Park St
Malone, NY 12953
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Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital Medical Center
75 Beekman St
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
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Elizabethtown Community Hospital
75 Park St
Elizabethtown, NY 12932
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