Dr. Demetrious Blackmon, MD

Dr. Demetrious Blackmon, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 41
(5)
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Dr. Demetrious Blackmon, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Riverdale, GA. He is 41 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.

34 Upper Riverdale Rd SE Ste 202

Riverdale, GA 30274

Contact Information

(770) 991-2510

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Georgia
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

End-Stage Renal Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 94% of peers
Hypercalcemia
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

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

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • University Of South Alabama / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blackmon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Blackmon does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Blackmon and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Blackmon's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blackmon to family and friends
3.2
based on 5 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Blackmon's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Morrow, GA |
Very pleasant and cheerful. He was through and listened. Has a nice cheerful laugh that relaxes you. Some questions regarding my meds.
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in Mcdonough, GA |
For once I found a doctor who asked questions and listened and then explained things to us in a way that we totally understood him. I would highly recommend him.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Blackmon accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care of Georgia
    Coventry Health Care of Georgia HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Blackmon has admitting privileges

Spalding Regional Hospital
601 S 8th St
Griffin, GA 30224
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