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Dr. Frank Braxton, MD

Nephrology ·  Male · Age 71

Dr. Braxton

Nephrology Associates, MD, PC

1349 N Mount Auburn Rd Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

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(573) 334-9564


Dr. Frank Braxton, MD is a nephrology specialist in Cape Girardeau, MO and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in nephrology.


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Dr. Braxton accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
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Dr. Braxton's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hemodialysis
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Dr. Braxton performs Hemodialysis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Braxton performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Acute Kidney Failure
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Dr. Braxton treats Acute Kidney Failure more than 99% of his peers

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

Hyperkalemia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Braxton treats Hyperkalemia more than 98% of his peers

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

Dr. Braxton's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal 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 Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Frank Braxton, MD is a nephrology specialist in Cape Girardeau, MO and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

1984
George Washington University Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1980
Sinai Hospital Baltimore
Residency Hospital
1976
Walter Reed Army Med Center
Internship Hospital
1975
Temple University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1984
1980
1976
1975

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Southeast Hospital

Cape Girardeau, MO

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