Dr. Derek Jimenez, MD

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Dr. Derek Jimenez, MD
Dr. Derek Jimenez, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Fort Walton Beach, FL. He has been practicing for 17 years. Dr. Jimenez is affiliated with Sacred Heart Hospital On the Emerald Coast, Sacred Heart Hospital, North Okaloosa Medical Center, Healthmark Regional Medical Center, Gulf Breeze Hospital, Twin Cities Hospital and Fort Walton Beach Medical Center.

925 Mar Walt Dr Ste 1

Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547

Contact Information

(850) 862-2385

Dr. Derek Jimenez, MD

Dr. Derek Jimenez, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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End-Stage Renal Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hungry Bone 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 Failure
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre Y Maestra (Pucmm), Facultad De Ciencias De La Salud
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Medical Center Of Central Georgia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Georgia Regional Hospital-Augusta
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Georgia Regional Hospital-Augusta
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Superior Achievement Award, Internal Medicine Department, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, 2004
  • Appointed Chief Fellow, Section of Nephrology; Medical College of Georgia, 2007
Media & Publications

Dr. Jimenez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jimenez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jimenez to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews
Dr. Jimenez'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. Jimenez accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Dental Blue 100/200/300
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Select
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Jimenez has admitting privileges

Fort Walton Beach Medical Center
1000 Mar Walt Dr
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
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Gulf Breeze Hospital
1110 Gulf Breeze Pkwy
Gulf Breeze, FL 32561
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Healthmark Regional Medical Center
4413 US Highway 331 S
Defuniak Springs, FL 32435
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North Okaloosa Medical Center
151 E Redstone Ave
Crestview, FL 32539
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Sacred Heart Hospital
5151 N 9th Ave
Pensacola, FL 32504
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Sacred Heart Hospital On the Emerald Coast
7800 US Highway 98 W
Miramar Beach, FL 32550
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Twin Cities Hospital
2190 Highway 85 N
Niceville, FL 32578
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