Dr. Jacob Alexander, MD

Nephrology •  Male • Age 49
  
Dr. Alexander
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Boone County Specialty Clinic

1015 Union St Boone, IA 50036

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(515) 433-8300

Dr. Jacob Alexander, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Boone, IA and has over 22 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Alexander has more experience with Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy and Nephrological Conditions than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Roy J Lucille A Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa medical school in 1998. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Boone County Hospital and Mary Greeley Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Alexander to book an appointment.


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  • Offers Telehealth
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Alexander

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Alexander treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Alexander treats other conditions, please contact the office at (515) 433-8300.

Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy

Glomerulonephritis and nephropathy are types of kidney disease caused by damage to the small blood vessels that filter the blood, either from long-term diabetes or other conditions such as lupus.Compare with other Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy specialists.

Dr. Alexander typically treats 62% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Nephrotic Syndrome
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Nephrological Conditions

Nephrological conditions specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the kidneys, including chronic kidney disease, kidney injury, kidney stones, and lupus nephritis.Compare with other Nephrological Conditions specialists.

Dr. Alexander typically treats 57% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 13 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Nephrotic Syndrome
Kidney Disease
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Alexander'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 Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Dysplasia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Dysplasia
  • 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
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Dr. Alexander accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Jacob Alexander, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Boone, IA and has over 22 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Alexander has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

Education

Baylor College Of Med
Residency Hospital
1998
Roy J Lucille A Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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Locations

Boone County Specialty Clinic

Boone County Hospital1015 Union St Boone, IA 50036
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Boone County Hospital

Boone, IA

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

Mary Greeley Medical Center

Ames, IA

84% Patient experience rating, 15% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Unitypoint Health-marshalltown

Marshalltown, IA

56% Patient experience rating, 13% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)
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