Dr. Israel Wacks, MD

Dr. Israel Wacks, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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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Top Care Areas

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Vascular Disease
more than 76% of peers
more than 76% of peers
Brain Disorders
more than 74% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

46  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wacks has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wacks' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wacks to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Wacks' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

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...more
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