Dr. James Brandes, MD

Nephrology  |  
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Age 58
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Dr. James Brandes, MD
Dr. Brandes is a Native of Kenosha, Wisconsin. He graduated from the Medical College of Wisconsin in 1985. He completed his internal medicine residency and his nephrology fellowship at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Brandes served on the faculty of the Medical College of Wisconsin as an Assistant Professor of Medicine from 1990-1995 and continues to hold a clinical professor appointment at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He has received numerous awards and honors in teaching and is a past recipient of a National Institute of Health award. Dr. Brandes has spoken extensively and published topics related to dialysis and specifically to peritoneal dialysis. He currently serves as chairman of the Medical Review committee of Renal Network 11. Dr. Brandes is Medical Director of the Fresenius Medical Care Dialysis Capitol and Glendale facilities. He additionally serves as Medical Director and chairs the Fresenius Medical Care's Quality Improvement Program.

7793 W Appleton Ave

Milwaukee, WI 53222

Contact Information

(414) 393-9810

Dr. James Brandes, MD

Dr. James Brandes, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Care Philosophy

It is my goal to improve the health and well being of those affected with kidney disease. I want to assist the patient and their families in adjusting to the disease and its treatment. I have a special interest in hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis.
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Dr. Brandes' Experience

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Dr. Brandes' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Nephrology
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Nephrology & Hypertension
  • Nephrology & Renal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Copper Metabolism Disorders
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Med College Wi Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brandes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Brandes accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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