Dr. Gerald T. Needham Jr., DO

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Dr. Gerald T. Needham Jr., DO

Nephrology | Male

BAY AREA NEPHROLOGY 1305 S Fort Harrison Ave Ste H, Clearwater, FL 33756 Get Directions
(727) 441-0104

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Dr. Needham is a board certified Nephrologist specializing in the diseases of the kidney and hypertension.Read more

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Specialties

  • Nephrology

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  • Nephrology
  • Nephrology & Hypertension

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Amyloidosis
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease, Type 1
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

Procedures Performed

  • Dialysis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Midwestern University Chicago College Of Osteopathic Medicine

    Graduated in 1995

  • Internship Hospital
    Sun Coast Hospital

    Completed in 1996

  • Residency Hospital
    Largo Medical Center At Indian Rocks

    Completed in 1998

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of South Florda

    Completed in 2000

  • Undergraduate School
    Albion College Albion, Michigan

    Graduated in 1991

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Davita Bay Breeze Favorite Physician, 2009
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Nephrology
  • Board certified in Nephrology and Nephrology & Hypertension
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Needham Jr.'s Care Philosophy

Dr. Needham is a board certified Nephrologist specializing in the diseases of the kidney and hypertension.