Dr. Israel Wacks, MD

Dr. Israel Wacks, MD

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. Israel Wacks, MD is a nephrology specialist in Jupiter, FL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences in 1981 and specializes in nephrology.

1002 S Old Dixie Hwy Ste 204

Jupiter, FL 33458

Contact Information

(561) 743-2450

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Experience Check

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Dr. Wacks' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wacks treats Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Wacks treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Hypertension
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wacks treats Hypertension more than 84% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension
Brain Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wacks treats Brain Disorders more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Wacks treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Wacks' conditions and procedures:

Acidosis
Acute Kidney Failure
Alkalosis
Amyloidosis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
Dehydration
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
End-Stage Renal Disease
Gout
Hemochromatosis
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
Kidney Stones
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Nephrotic Syndrome
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Purpura
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Small Kidney
Ureteral Stones
Vascular Disease
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Israel Wacks, MD is a nephrology specialist in Jupiter, FL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences in 1981 and specializes in nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1990
    Jackson Health System
    Fellowship Hospital
    1990
  • 1988
    Mt Sinai Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1988
  • 1986
    Mt Sinai Hospital Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1986
  • 1981
    University Of The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Medical School
    1981

Awards

Dr. Wacks' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wacks

3.8

Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Absolutely incredible doctor with methodical professionalism and a superb bedside manner. Not only was the treatment plan well thought through and ultimately more effective than I could have expected, I was made to feel confident and well-informed throughout.
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This doctor is the most unprofessional doctor I have ever encountered. He was forced upon us at JMC. He is disrespectful & doesn't abide by rules (POA & medical directives), & makes snide comments re: family dynamics. He doesn'tt explain his decisions, nor consult patient's family as directed by...Read More
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Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center

Palm Beach Gardens, FL

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