Dr. Edward Hwang, MD

Dr. Edward Hwang, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Edward Hwang, MD is a nephrology specialist in Gadsden, AL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1996 and specializes in nephrology.

427 S 3rd St

Gadsden, AL 35901

Contact Information

(256) 543-3508

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Calcium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
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

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Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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 Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Alabama Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Alabama Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Alabama Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hwang has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hwang's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hwang to family and friends
4.5
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Hwang's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Alabaster, AL
Dr. Hwang is a wonderful person and doctor. He goes way beyond the call of duty. He saves lives everyday and is loved by many. People come to see him from far away! I highly recommend him!
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