Dr. Debby Desalvo, DO

Dr. Debby Desalvo, DO

Nephrology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 46
Dr. Debby Desalvo, DO is a nephrology specialist in Myrtle Beach, SC and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from Ohio University College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1999 and specializes in nephrology.Read her story

809 82nd Pkwy

Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

Contact Information

(843) 497-5929

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • 15 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Kidney Diseases
more than 79% of peers
Renal Osteodystrophy
more than 74% of peers
End-Stage Renal Disease
more than 74% of peers

Dr. Desalvo'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.

Dr. Desalvo's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Desalvo "Dr. DeSalvo received her undergraduate degree from Miami University of Ohio and received her Medical Degree from Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine (OUCOM). She completed her Residency at SUMMA Health System in Akron, Ohio. Dr. DeSalvo completed a fellowship in Nephrology and Hypertension at the University of Cincinnati in Ohio. She is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Desalvo "Carolina Health Specialists is committed to the patients of Horry, Georgetown, and Brunswick counties with facility locations throughout the Grand Strand area. All physicians are Board Certified/Board Eligible in their specialty. By providing a team approach to patient care, the providers of Carolina Health Specialists are able to focus their time and abilities on the particular needs of each patient."

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

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

45  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Miami University Of Ohio
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Ohio University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • N/A
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Summa Health Systems
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Univeristy Of Cincinnati
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • N/A
    Other Education | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Desalvo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Desalvo's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desalvo to family and friends
1 review (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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Dr. Desalvo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Wonderful,caring physician. Very through and knowledgeable. I would highly recommend.
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