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Dr. Eric Wechsler, MD

Nephrology ·  Male · Age 43

Dr. Wechsler

Eric Wechsler, M.D., Inc.

1501 Superior Ave Ste 205 Newport Beach, CA 92663

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(949) 642-4974


Dr. Eric Wechsler, MD is a nephrology specialist in Newport Beach, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from University Of Miami / School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in nephrology, nephrology & hypertension, and more.


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  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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  • Good communication . Patients said there was good doctor communication at the hospital. See hospitals

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Dr. Wechsler accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
WellPoint

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Wechsler's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wechsler treats Mineral Metabolism Disorders more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Wechsler treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wechsler treats Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Wechsler treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Calcium Metabolism Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wechsler treats Calcium Metabolism Disorders more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Wechsler treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Wechsler's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Anemia
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Electrolyte Disorders
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemodialysis
  • 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)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • 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 Biopsy
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

Dr. Wechsler's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wechsler

4.8

Based on 5 reviews

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Wechsler believes very strongly that kidney disease and the associated conditions of heart disease and diabetes can be prevented or slowed with early detection and treatment. His general philosophy in medicine is to educate his patients so they will be empowered to aid the doctor in treating their disease.

Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology & Hypertension

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

2007
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2005
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2003
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Internship Hospital
2002
University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
Medical School
1998
University Of Florida
Undergraduate School
2007
2005
2003
2002
1998

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83% Patient experience rating, 14% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

88% Patient experience rating, 19% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)