Dr. Frank C. Cruz Jr., MD

Dr. Frank C. Cruz Jr., MD

Nephrology | Male | 43 years old

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After graduating from Brother Martin high school in New Orleans I attended Tulane University for four years. Upon graduation...Read more

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After graduating from Brother Martin high school in New Orleans I attended Tulane University for four years.  Upon graduation I was excepted into Tulane medical school where I completed my training in Nephrology.  I currently sit on the medical exec committee at Baptist Hospital and  participate  in multiple leadership committee's at both Touro and Ochsner Baptist hospitals. 

Dr. Cruz Jr.'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
  •  Board certified in Nephrology
  •  Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Nephrology

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

Education

  • Medical School
    Tulane

    Graduated in 2000

  • Internship Hospital
    Tulane Affiliated Hosps

    Completed in 2001

  • Residency Hospital
    Tulane Affil Hosps

    Completed in 2003

    Veteran's Hosp

    Completed in 2003

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Tulane

    Completed in 2005

    Veteran's Hosp

    Completed in 2005

  • Undergraduate School
    Tulane University Of Louisiana

    Graduated in 1994

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Nephrology

Procedures Performed

  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis