Dr. Frank Cruz Sr, MD

Dr. Frank Cruz Sr, MD

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72 y/o
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Dr. Frank Cruz Sr, MD is a nephrology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 37 years. He specializes in nephrology.

Uptown Nephrology, New Orleans, LA

3434 Prytania St Ste 300

New Orleans, LA 70115
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Cruz Sr's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Dr. Cruz Sr's conditions and procedures:

Acidosis
Acute Glomerulonephritis
Acute Kidney Failure
Alkalosis
Amyloidosis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
Cryoglobulinemia
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
End-Stage Renal Disease
Gout
Hemodialysis
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Kidney Disease
Kidney Stones
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Nephrotic Syndrome
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Peritoneal Dialysis
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Proteinuria
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Frank Cruz Sr, MD is a nephrology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 37 years. He specializes in nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

  • 1981
    Tulane University Affil Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital
    1981
  • 1979
    Tulane University Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital
    1979
  • 1977
    Tulane University Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital
    1977
  • 1976
    Univ Complutense De Madrid
    Medical School
    1976

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Cruz is the best doctor I have every had and I have had many. He listens to everything you have to say. He is efficient and thorough. His office is run like a well oiled machine. I would and have gone to Dr. Reginelli, Dr. Fox and Dr. Cruz Jr. other doctor in his office and find all of them...Read More
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Locations

Uptown Nephrology, New Orleans, LA

New Patient?
(504) 345-1180
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  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Optima Health
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare

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Ochsner Baptist

New Orleans, LA

Touro Infirmary

New Orleans, LA

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