Dr. Hector Santiesteban, MD

Dr. Hector Santiesteban, MD

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Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
63 y/o

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Dr. Hector Santiesteban, MD is a nephrology specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 28 years. He specializes in nephrology.Read his story

Dr. Hector Santiesteban, MD

1199 Bush St Ste 400

San Francisco, CA 94109
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Brown & Toland Physicians
  • Chinese Community Health Plan (CCHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Santiesteban's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hyperkalemia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Santiesteban treats Hyperkalemia more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Santiesteban treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Santiesteban treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Santiesteban treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Mineral Metabolism Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Santiesteban treats Mineral Metabolism Disorders more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Santiesteban treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Santiesteban's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Copper Metabolism Disorders
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Purpura
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Hector Santiesteban is a board-certified nephrologist who practices in the San Francisco Bay Area. He specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of high blood pressure, kidney disease, and electrolyte disorders. He has practiced nephrology for mo...

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

1991
UCSF Department of Nephrology
Fellowship Hospital
1987
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Residency Hospital
1984
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Internship Hospital
1984
Emory University
Medical School
1977
Emory University
Undergraduate School
1991
1987
1984
1984
1977

Languages

  • Chinese
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • English

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Locations

Dr. Hector Santiesteban, MD

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(415) 578-1768
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    • Mon: 10:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: closed
    • Wed: 10:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: closed
    • Fri: 10:00am - 12:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Dr. Hector Santiesteban, MD

New Patient?
(415) 578-1768
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  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: closed
    • Tue: 2:00pm - 5:00pm
    • Wed: closed
    • Thu: closed
    • Fri: 2:00pm - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

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

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Basic Exclusive PPO for Small Business
Basic PPO
Blue Shield of California PPO
Enhanced Exclusive for Small Business HMO
Local Access Plus HMO
Brown & Toland Physicians
Chinese Community Health Plan (CCHP)
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Blue & Gold HMO
Covered California - Bronze PPO
Employer Group HMO
Health Net PPO
Individual and Family PPO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
WholeCare Network HMO
Health Net of California
Large Group PPO
Kaiser Permanente
Medicaid
MultiPlan
Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
POMCO Group
Premera Blue Cross
Heritage Signature
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Wisconsin Physicians Service

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St. Mary's Medical Center

San Francisco, CA