Dr. Jeremy Marcus, MD

Dr. Jeremy Marcus, MD

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Dr. Jeremy Marcus, MD is a nephrology specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry in 2001 and specializes in nephrology.

730 24th St NW Ste 17

Washington, DC 20037

Contact Information

(202) 337-7660

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Marcus performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 96% of peers
End-Stage Renal Disease
high
more than 86% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
high
more than 75% of peers

Dr. Marcus's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Marcus "It is my aim to slow the progression of kidney disease and to prevent kidney failure when possible. Patients with kidney disease often have an increased risk of cardiovascular disease, and working to reduce cardiovascular risk is one of my prime responsibilities. For those who have developed kidney failure, I help patients navigate through the options to choose the most individually appropriate renal replacement therapy: hemodialysis in a clinic, hemodialysis at home, peritoneal dialysis at home, or kidney transplantation. I work closely with kidney transplant recipients to keep their transplanted kidneys working well for as long as possible. I have many patients who received their transplants in the 1970's and 1980's, with a vast majority of them enjoying excellent kidney function. On a practical note, our office telephone is answered by real people, not by computers, so you will never need to navigate an automated phone menu or leave a voice mail. We also have free parking available at our office, a rarity in Northwest DC."
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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

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

37  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Tufts Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 2001
Media & Publications

Dr. Marcus has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Marcus' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Marcus to family and friends
4 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Marcus' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Marcus is the best Nephrologist you will ever find. I can say the same for the other doctors at this practice because I've seen many of them as well, past and present. He is patient, smart, up to date on the newest innovations and drugs, and willing to listen and work with the patient toward...more
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It is rare to find a doctor with this much expertise and heart. He has led my family on each leg of my father's kidney disease. He is open to questions, eager for feedback and quick to try new approaches. We would recommend him to anyone seeking kidney treatment.
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Cannot say enough good things about Dr. Marcus. He is up to date on the medical literature and is extremely knowledgeable. He also seems like a genuinely nice person. He patiently answers questions and takes an interest in the welfare of his patients. I had a bad experience with a different doctor...more
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If you're reading this review, you're in search of a nephrologist because you or your loved one unfortunately needs one. I was one of those folks seven years ago, and I happen to stumble upon Dr. Marcus. Though I wasn't glad I needed a nephrologist, I'm happy I was connected with him. He guided...more
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