Dr. James Atherton, MD

Pediatric Nephrology •  Male • Age 40

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Dr. Atherton

Le Bonheur Health Systems Inc

850 Poplar Ave Bldg 2 Memphis, TN 38105

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(901) 287-5928

Dr. James Atherton, MD is a pediatric nephrology specialist in Memphis, TN. He specializes in pediatric nephrology.

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(901) 287-5928

Dr. Atherton accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
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Dr. Atherton's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Kidney Disease

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Atherton treats Kidney Disease more than 6% of his peers

Dr. Atherton treats this condition more than 6% of his peers

Dr. Atherton's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Dysplasia
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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What People Say About Dr. James Atherton, MD
The doctor takes care of my son for about a year. Since the beginning has always been very attentive and always very well informed us in relation to the treatment of my son. He never fails to reply to a text message or a phone call.
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About Me


Dr. James Atherton, MD is a pediatric nephrology specialist in Memphis, TN. He specializes in pediatric nephrology.


  • Pediatric Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Pediatrics