Dr. Eric Fels, DO

Nephrology •  Male • Age 52
  
Dr. Fels
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Valley Kidney Specialists, PC

168 S Sgt Stanley Hoffman Blvd Lehighton, PA 18235

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Dr. Eric Fels, DO is a Nephrology Specialist in Lehighton, PA and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine medical school in 1994. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Grand View Hospital and Lehigh Valley Hospital - 17th Street. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Fels to book an appointment.


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Dr. Fels' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
End-Stage Renal Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fels treats End-Stage Renal Disease more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Fels treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Vascular Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fels treats Vascular Disease more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Fels treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Chronic Kidney Diseases
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fels treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Fels treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease

Dr. Fels' conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • 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 Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Our commitment is to fulfill renal needs tailored to our patients and their families by providing excellence through compassionate and patient-centered care.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

Education

2009
Rms Lifeline-Vascular Access Interventionalist
2000
Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals
Residency Hospital
1995
Del Vly Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
1994
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School
1990
Dickinson College
Undergraduate School

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Locations

Valley Kidney Specialists, PC

Valley Kidney Specialists, PC168 S Sgt Stanley Hoffman Blvd Lehighton, PA 18235
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Valley Kidney Specialists, PC281 N 12th St Lehighton, PA 18235
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Valley Kidney Specialists, PC1105 Bethlehem Pike Unit B5 Sellersville, PA 18960
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East Stroudsburg Office125 S Courtland St East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
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Valley Kidney Specialists, PC45 Constitution Blvd Kutztown, PA 19530
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Bethlehem2014 City Line Rd Bethlehem, PA 18017
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Valley Kidney Specialists, PC1230 S Cedar Crest Blvd Ste 301 Allentown, PA 18103
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Grand View Hospital

Sellersville, PA

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)

Lehigh Valley Hospital - 17th Street

Allentown, PA

Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest

Allentown, PA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)

Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg

Bethlehem, PA

Sacred Heart Hospital

Allentown, PA

62% Patient experience rating, 7% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2018)