Dr. Ira Epstein, DO

Dr. Ira Epstein, DO

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Ira Epstein, DO is a nephrology specialist in North Richland Hills, TX and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1976 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

6331 Boulevard 26 Ste 220

North Richland Hills, TX 76180

Contact Information

(817) 628-0284

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • 19 More

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Top Care Areas

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Vascular Disease
more than 67% of peers
Bone Disorders
more than 65% of peers
more than 60% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Epstein "I am proud to be practicing medicine as a Nephrologist with North Texas Kidney Disease Associates. As a practice, we strive to be the industry leader in the provision of high quality healthcare services to patients with kidney disease. We make it our priority to remain on the cutting edge of best practices within the industry, and foster a team-based approach to healthcare in order to provide the best experience and quality of care for each of our patients."

2  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

25  Conditions Treated

3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Disciplinary action in another state (6/30/2017)
    Action Taken: License Reinstatement without Restrictions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New Jersey


  • Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Cooper Hosp-UMC
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Cooper Hosp-UMC
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Metropolitan Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Epstein has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Epstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Epstein's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Epstein to family and friends
13 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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Dr. Epstein's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

He's kind and caring
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An exceptional doctor!
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Doctor E, in my opinion, is by far the best overall physician, specialist, medicine man, or doctor that I have ever had the pleasure of being under the care of in my 56 years. He has helped me with other medical conditions as well as my kidneys. After my primary care physician retired I haven't...more
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The best Dr I have ever had! Always cares about others.
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Dr. Epstein is the BEST!!! He is professional, polite, crazy funny, ALWAYS has the patients health in the forefront of everyminute he spends with us! I have been a paitent of his 'forever' and he is my favorite and the BEST doctor in his field---or 'any' field! I trust him with my life--yeah,...more
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