Dr. Jim Mertz, MD

Dr. Jim Mertz, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. Jim Mertz, MD is a nephrology specialist in Kansas City, MO and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

4320 Wornall Rd Ste 208

Kansas City, MO 64111

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Hemodialysis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertension
very high
more than 97% of peers
Nephrotic Syndrome
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Mertz'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.

2  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

55  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Paracentesis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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 Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Mayo Clin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • St Lukes Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Mayo Clin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mertz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mertz's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mertz to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Mertz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT
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