Dr. James Loewenherz, MD

Dr. James Loewenherz, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Loewenherz, MD is a nephrology specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1977 and specializes in nephrology, critical care medicine, and more.

8525 SW 92nd St Ste D15

Miami, FL 33156

Contact Information

(305) 274-4800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 97% of peers
Hemodialysis
high
more than 87% of peers
Kidney Disease
high
more than 86% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Loewenherz "Our efforts are to bring each patient the best possible care. We strive to integrate the best evidence based methods of diagnosis, and management with a holistic approach to each individual."
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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Undersea & Hyperbaric 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

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Air and Gas Embolism
  • Amyloidosis
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Anemia
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Collagen Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Decompression Sickness
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Difficult-to-Control Hypertension
  • Electrolyte Disorders
  • Embolism
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • High Cholesterol
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Intracranial Embolism
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Stones
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Megaloblastic Anemia
  • Metabolic Disorders
  • Microcytic Hypochromic Anemia
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Nutritional Anemia
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease, Type 1
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Proteinuria
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Cell Cancer
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Urinary Tract Cancer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • White Coat Hypertension

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Procedures

  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • FAA Flight Physical Class I
  • FAA Flight Physical Class II
  • FAA Flight Physical Class III
  • FAA Physical Examination
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
  • In-Office Ultrasound
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Pancreas Transplant
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Preventive Care
  • Therapeutic Apheresis
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound, Abdominal
  • Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
  • Ultrasound, Bladder
  • Ultrasound, Renal

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.

Education

  • Earlham
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • University Miami Jackson Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University Miami Affil Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Miami Affil Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Fellow American College of Physicians, 4/1/86
  • Fellow American Society of Nephrology, 3/1/2009
Media & Publications

Dr. Loewenherz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Loewenherz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Loewenherz to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Loewenherz's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Miami, FL
I have seen Dr. Loewenherz for years and can recommend him for excellent caring for patient's well-being. He listens, pays attention to test results and has ample knowledge in different areas of medicine.
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