Dr. Harold Giles, MD

NephrologyMaleAge 50

Dr. Giles
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Nephrology Associates PC

817 Princeton Ave Sw Ste 210 Birmingham, AL 35211

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(205) 781-1651

Dr. Harold Giles, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Birmingham, AL and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Alabama At Birmingham medical school in 1997. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Brookwood Baptist Medical Center and Grandview Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Giles to book an appointment.

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Dr. Giles is affiliated with St. Vincent's Birmingham Birmingham, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
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  • Hospital Satisfaction
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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Giles' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hyperkalemia
very high
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Giles treats Hyperkalemia more than 97% of his peers

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

Acidosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Giles treats Acidosis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Giles treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Acute Kidney Failure
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Giles treats Acute Kidney Failure more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Giles treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Giles' conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • 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)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Transplant Evaluation
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
  • 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
  • Renal Scan
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ultrasound, Renal
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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(205) 781-1651

Dr. Giles accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Giles' Reviews

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5.0

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  • Explained conditions well (2)
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    I have been a patient of his for over 7 years . And he has always been very kind and took time out with me. And explained everything to me about my condition.
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    About Me

    Care Philosophy

    The patient is my focus in the practice of nephrology. Combining state of the art care with the unique needs of each individual patient is the best way...Read more

    Specialties

    • Nephrology

    Board Certifications

    Education

    2005
    Washington University
    Fellowship Hospital
    2001
    Baptist Health System
    Residency Hospital
    1997
    University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Does Dr. Harold Giles, MD offer telehealth services?

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

    Is Dr. Harold Giles, MD accepting new patients?

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    Does Dr. Harold Giles, MD accept my insurance?

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    What are Dr. Harold Giles, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Giles frequently treats Hyperkalemia, Acidosis, and Acute Kidney Failure. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Giles treats.

    Where is Dr. Harold Giles, MD's office located?

    Dr. Giles' office is located at 817 Princeton Ave Sw Ste 210, Birmingham, AL 35211. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    Locations

    Practice

    Nephrology Associates PC817 Princeton Ave Sw Ste 210 Birmingham, AL 35211
    1
    Orthotic Solutions Inc.2700 Rogers Dr Ste 102 Birmingham, AL 35209
    2

    Affiliated Hospitals

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

    Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

    Brookwood Baptist Medical Center

    Birmingham, AL

    72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average

    3 Awards Received

    Grandview Medical Center

    Birmingham, AL

    80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average

    Medical West Main Campus

    Bessemer, AL

    69% Patient Experience Rating, Equal to the national average

    1 Award Received

    Princeton Baptist Medical Center

    Birmingham, AL

    73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

    1 Award Received

    Shelby Baptist Medical Center

    Alabaster, AL

    70% Patient Experience Rating, 1% higher than the national average

    St. Vincent's Birmingham

    Birmingham, AL

    79% Patient Experience Rating, 10% higher than the national average

    1 Award Received

    Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)

    St. Vincent's East

    Birmingham, AL

    72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average

    1 Award Received