Dr. Edwin K. Chung, MD

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Dr. Edwin K. Chung, MD

Nephrology & Hypertension | Male

Edwin Chung 203 3rd Ave E, Bradenton, FL 34208 Get Directions
(941) 216-3103

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Care Philosophy

I try to communicate with my patients. I strive to explain their medical condition and discuss their treatment options in plain language. Questions are answered. I want no patient to leave the office thinking they were rushed through their visit.Read more

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Dr. Chung accepts 6 insurance carriers

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6 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • The Great-West Life Assurance Company

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2.4 based on 5 responses
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  • Trustworthiness
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  • Helpfulness
     (5)
  • Staff
     (4)
  • Scheduling
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Experience with Dr. Chung
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (5)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (5)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (5)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
     (5)
Dr. Chung's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
     (4)
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (4)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes (3)
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Great Nephrologist and Internal Medicine Doctor! Very informative and caring. Thank you.
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    Specialties

    • Nephrology & Hypertension
    • Internal Medicine

    Board Certifications

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    • Internal Medicine
    • Nephrology

    Conditions Treated

    • Acidosis
    • Acute Kidney Failure
    • Alkalosis
    • Amyloidosis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
    • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
    • Dehydration
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Gout
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hepatorenal Syndrome
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypokalemia
    • Kidney Disease
    • Kidney Infection, Acute
    • Kidney Infection, Chronic
    • Kidney Stones
    • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
    • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Nephritis and Nephropathy
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
    • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
    • Wegener's Granulomatosis

    Procedures Performed

    • Hemodialysis
    • Peritoneal Dialysis

    Background Check

    • 0
      Malpractice Claims

      No malpractice history found for Florida.

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    • 0
      Sanctions

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    • 0
      Board Actions

      No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Education

    • Medical School
      Suny Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)

      Graduated in 1999

    • Internship Hospital
      Long Island Jewish Med Center

      Completed in 2000

    • Residency Hospital
      Long Island Jewish Med Center

      Completed in 2002

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Brookdale Hosp & Med Ctr

      Completed in 2008

    • Undergraduate School
      Cornell

      Graduated in 1995

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors
      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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    • Media & Publications

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    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Dr. Chung's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Nephrology & Hypertension
    • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology
    • No malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Chung's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Chung

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Dr. Chung's Care Philosophy

    I try to communicate with my patients. I strive to explain their medical condition and discuss their treatment options in plain language. Questions are answered. I want no patient to leave the office thinking they were rushed through their visit.