Dr. George Fares, MD

NephrologyMaleAge 52

Dr. Fares
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Renal and Transplant Associates of New England

100 Wason Ave Ste 200 Springfield, MA 01107

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(413) 733-9666

Dr. George Fares, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Springfield, MA and has over 27 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Universite Joseph Fourier (Grenoble I), Ufr De Medecine medical school in 1994. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Baystate Medical Center and Baystate Noble Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Fares to book an appointment.

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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Fares is affiliated with Baystate Noble Hospital Westfield, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Experience
Background

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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. Fares' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fares treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 99% of his peers

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

Proteinuria
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fares treats Proteinuria more than 99% of his peers

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

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fares treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 97% of his peers

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

Dr. Fares' conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Stones
  • 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
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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(413) 733-9666

Dr. Fares accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Access Blue New England Network-CT
Balanced Pathway Tiered-CT PPO
Balanced Pathway-CT HMO
Balanced Pathway-CT PPO
Blue New England Network-CT HMO
BlueCare Health Plan (with Expanded Network - Tiered)-CT
BlueCare Health Plan (with Expanded Network)-CT
BlueCare Select (Tiered - Charter)-CT
BlueCare Select (Tiered - Elm)-CT
BlueChoice New England Network-CT
Bronze Pathway X Enhanced Tiered-CT HMO
Bronze Pathway X w/HSA-CT HMO
Bronze Pathway X w/HSA-CT PPO
Bronze Pathway X-CT PPO
Bronze Standard Pathway X for HSA-CT PPO
Bronze Standard Pathway X-CT PPO
Catastrophic Pathway X Enhanced-CT HMO
Century Preferred (Tiered)-CT
Century Preferred Select (Tiered - Charter)-CT
Century Preferred Select (Tiered - Elm)-CT
Century Preferred Tiered (Select Network)-CT
Century Preferred-CT
Choice BlueCare-CT HMO
Choice Century Preferred Basic-CT PPO
City of New Haven - BlueCard-CT
City of New Haven - Century Preferred-CT
CT Children's Medical Center - Tiered-CT PPO
Day Kimball Tiered-CT PPO
Gold Pathway X Enhanced Tiered-CT HMO
Gold Pathway X-CT HMO
Gold Pathway X-CT PPO
Gold Standard Pathway X-CT PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway CT (Small Grp)-CT HMO
Pathway CT (Small Grp)-CT PPO
Pathway CT Tiered (Small Grp)-CT PPO
Pathway Enhanced (Ind)-CT HMO
Pathway Enhanced Tiered (Ind)-CT HMO
Pathway X (Ind)-CT PPO
Pathway X (Small Grp)-CT HMO
Pathway X (Small Grp)-CT PPO
Pathway X Enhanced (Ind -)-CT HMO
Pathway X Enhanced Tiered (Ind)-CT HMO
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Platinum Pathway X-CT PPO
Silver Pathway X Tiered-CT PPO
Silver Pathway X w/HSA-CT HMO
Silver Pathway X w/HSA-CT PPO
Silver Pathway X-CT PPO
Silver Standard Coinsurance Pathway X-CT PPO
Silver Standard Pathway X-CT PPO
State BlueCare (Local Network only)-CT
State BlueCare (with Expanded Network - Tiered)-CT
State BlueCare (with Expanded Network)-CT
State Preferred (Tiered)-CT
State Preferred-CT
USA-CT PPO
Yale New Haven Health System - Tiered-CT PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Centene
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Connecticare
Connecticare HMO
Coventry Health Care
Fallon Community Health Plan
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Private HealthCare Systems
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellPoint

Dr. Fares' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fares

5.0

Based on 4 ratings

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  • Explained conditions well (4)
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    He is very thorough and caring dr. i can tell that he is really interested in my care .he makes you feel comfortable to talk to.
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    Gail in Southbridge, MA – Apr 12, 2016
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    Dr. Fares goes out of his way to explain the conditions, and solutions he is prescribing. Shows a sincere commitment and depth of knowledge regarding your health. In my opinion this earns him an Excellent review.
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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. George Fares, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Springfield, MA and has over 27 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Universite...Read more

    Specialties

    • Nephrology

    Board Certifications

    Education

    1994
    Universite Joseph Fourier (Grenoble I), Ufr De Medecine
    Medical School

    Languages

    • English
    • French

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Does Dr. George Fares, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Fares has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

    Is Dr. George Fares, MD accepting new patients?

    Dr. George Fares, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Fares' profile to make an appointment.

    Does Dr. George Fares, MD accept my insurance?

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    What are Dr. George Fares, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Fares frequently treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease, Proteinuria, and Diabetes With Renal Manifestations. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Fares treats.

    Where is Dr. George Fares, MD's office located?

    Dr. Fares' office is located at 100 Wason Ave Ste 200, Springfield, MA 01107. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    What languages does Dr. George Fares, MD speak?

    Dr. Fares speaks French and English. View profile to see all.

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    Locations

    Renal and Transplant Associates of New England

    Renal and Transplant Associates of New England100 Wason Ave Ste 200 Springfield, MA 01107
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    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Fares is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

    Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

    Baystate Medical Center

    Springfield, MA

    68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

    20 Awards Received

    Baystate Noble Hospital

    Westfield, MA

    69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

    2 Awards Received

    Baystate Wing Hospital

    Palmer, MA

    67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

    Holyoke Medical Center

    Holyoke, MA

    75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

    Mercy Medical Center

    Springfield, MA

    69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average