Dr. Joachim Hertel, MD

Dr. Joachim Hertel, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joachim Hertel, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Greenville, SC. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 26 years.

10 Memorial Medical Dr

Greenville, SC 29605

Contact Information

(864) 220-1200

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MedCost
  • Medicaid
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Calcium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hertel "As a nephrologist, I encourage the patient to take an active part in his care by keeping him well informed of his treatment options. I take into account the person as a whole, which is why I am also a proponent of a compassionate multidisciplinary team approach in addressing the person's health needs."
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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hungry Bone Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • 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 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
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Biopsy
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • Gymnasium Dietz, Germany
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • University Of Santo Tomas, Faculty Of Medicine and Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Brookdale Hospital Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Brookdale Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Washington Dc Gen Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • George Washington University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hertel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hertel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hertel to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Hertel's 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

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Hertel accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MedCost
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • SelectHealth
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Veteran Administration Plan

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Hospitals where Dr. Hertel has admitting privileges

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Greenville Memorial Hospital
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Greenville, SC 29605
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Greer Memorial Hospital
830 S Buncombe Rd
Greer, SC 29650
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Hillcrest Memorial Hospital
729 SE Main St
Simpsonville, SC 29681
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Patewood Memorial Hospital
175 Patewood Dr
Greenville, SC 29615
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