Dr. Donald Potter Jr, MD

Pediatric NephrologyMaleAge 88

Dr. Donald Potter Jr, MD is a Pediatric Nephrology Specialist in Palo Alto, CA and has over 62 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of California School of Medicine - Los Angeles medical school in 1959. He is affiliated with Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Potter Jr to book an appointment.

Dr. Potter Jr

Cardiovascular Medicine

770 Welch Rd Ste 100 Palo Alto, CA 94304
Telehealth services available

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Potter Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chronic Kidney Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Potter Jr treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 17% of his peers

Dr. Potter Jr treats this condition more than 17% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Proteinuria
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Potter Jr treats Proteinuria more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Potter Jr treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Potter Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Congenital Renal Dysplasia
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypokalemia
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Stones
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Proteinuria
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
  • Vasculitis

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(650) 724-0353

Dr. Potter Jr accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
$0 Cost Share AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual Via Exchange)-CA EPO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze 60 D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Bronze 60 D HDHP (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA EPO
Bronze 60 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Bronze 60 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Bronze 60 HDHP (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA EPO
Bronze 60 HDHP AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA EPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze Pathway EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold 80 D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Gold 80 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Gold 80 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
Minimum Coverage D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Minimum Coverage EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway X - EPO Network-CA
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum 90 D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Platinum 90 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Platinum 90 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver 70 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 70 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 70 EPO Off Exchange-CA
Silver 73 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 87 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 94 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
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MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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    My daughter was first treated bye dr Potter 12 years ago. He was such an amazing dr. Always so kind and happy to see us. My daughter was Kristina Dangelo.
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    Tamie hevner in Waterford cali – Jan 05, 2018
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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Donald Potter Jr, MD is a Pediatric Nephrology Specialist in Palo Alto, CA and has over 62 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated...Read more

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Nephrology

    Board Certifications

    • Pediatric Nephrology
    • Pediatrics

    Education

    1968
    U Calif
    Fellowship Hospital
    1963
    Chldns Hosp East Bay
    Residency Hospital
    1960
    Sacramento Co Hosp
    Internship Hospital
    1959
    University of California School of Medicine - Los Angeles
    Medical School
    ,

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Does Dr. Donald Potter Jr, MD offer telehealth services?

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    What are Dr. Donald Potter Jr, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Potter Jr frequently treats Chronic Kidney Diseases, Proteinuria, and Acidosis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Potter Jr treats.

    Where is Dr. Donald Potter Jr, MD's office located?

    Dr. Potter Jr's office is located at 770 Welch Rd Ste 100, Palo Alto, CA 94304. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    Locations

    Cardiovascular Medicine

    Cardiovascular Medicine770 Welch Rd Ste 100 Palo Alto, CA 94304
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    Lucile Packard Childrens Hospital

    Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital At1195 W FREMONT AVE Sunnyvale, CA 94087
    2

    Practice

    Nephrology- Specialty Services - Welch Rd - Stanford Children's Health770 Welch Rd Ste 300 Palo Alto, CA 94304
    3

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Potter Jr is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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    Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford

    Palo Alto, CA