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Dr. Jim Yao, MD

Nephrology ·  Male · Age 63

Dr. Yao

Associates in Nephrology, S.C.

314 Ridge Rd Munster, IN 46321

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(219) 836-9317


Dr. Jim Yao, MD is a nephrology specialist in Munster, IN. He graduated from Central South University Xiang-Ya School Of Medicine and specializes in nephrology.


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Dr. Yao accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus

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Dr. Yao's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yao treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Yao treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Hyperkalemia
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yao treats Hyperkalemia more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Yao treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Renal Hyperparathyroidism
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yao treats Renal Hyperparathyroidism more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Yao treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Yao's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease, Type 1
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Jim Yao, MD is a nephrology specialist in Munster, IN. He graduated from Central South University Xiang-Ya School Of Medicine and specializes in nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency Hospital
Charleston Area Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Central South University Xiang-Ya School Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Chinese
  • English

Awards

Locations

Associates in Nephrology, S.C.

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  • Hours
    • Mon: closed
    • Tue: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
    • Wed: closed
    • Thu: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 7:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 7:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 7:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 7:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 7:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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