Dr. Edward Kraus, MD

Dr. Edward Kraus, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. Edward Kraus, MD is a nephrology specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in nephrology.

4940 Eastern Ave Bldg 2500

Baltimore, MD 21224

Contact Information

(410) 550-2820

Insurance Accepted

  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 91% of peers
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
very high
more than 88% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
normal
more than 80% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

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

50  Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hungry Bone Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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1  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis

Background Check

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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

  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Baltimore City Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kraus has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • German
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kraus' Reviews

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5.0

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What People Say About Dr. Edward Kraus, MD
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This is one of the truly outstanding physicians. He is dedicated, cares deeply and is very knowledgeable. He would be considered a source for other doctors. He is easy to reach and is an excellent communicator. Anyone would be fortunate to be under his care.
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