Dr. Joe Austin, MD

NephrologyMaleAge 65

Dr. Austin
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Telehealth services available

The Kidney And Hypertension Center

830 Thomas More Pkwy Ste 202 Edgewood, KY 41017

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Dr. Joe Austin, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Edgewood, KY. Dr. Austin has more experience with Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy and Nephrological Conditions than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Atrium Medical Center and Bethesda North Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Austin to book an appointment.

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Biography

Dr. Joe Austin, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Edgewood, KY. Dr. Austin has more experience with Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy and Nephrological...Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

1990
U Colo HSC
Fellowship Hospital
1986
Barnes - Jewish Hospital
Residency Hospital
1984
Barnes - Jewish Hospital
Internship Hospital

Awards

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What are Dr. Joe Austin, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Austin frequently treats Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy and Nephrological Conditions. See all practice areas where Dr. Austin specializes.

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Dr. Austin's office is located at 830 Thomas More Pkwy Ste 202, Edgewood, KY 41017. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Austin

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Austin treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Austin treats other conditions, please contact the office at (859) 341-6281.

Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy

Glomerulonephritis and nephropathy are types of kidney disease caused by damage to the small blood vessels that filter the blood, either from long-term diabetes or other conditions such as lupus.Compare with other Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy specialists.

Dr. Austin is experienced in the area of Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Proteinuria
Nephrotic Syndrome
Nephritis and Nephropathy
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High
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Nephrological Conditions

Nephrological conditions specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the kidneys, including chronic kidney disease, kidney injury, kidney stones, and lupus nephritis.Compare with other Nephrological Conditions specialists.

Dr. Austin is experienced in the area of Nephrological Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Renal Osteodystrophy
Alkalosis
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
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Dr. Austin's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Transplant Evaluation
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Renal Scan
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ultrasound, Renal
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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(859) 341-6281

Dr. Austin accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Balanced Blue Access-OH PPO
Blue Access Options for ERC Health-OH PPO
Blue Access Options-OH PPO
Blue Access-OH PPO
Blue Connection-OH HMO
Blue Preferred Plus-OH POS
Blue Preferred-OH EPO
Blue Preferred-OH HMO
Blue Preferred-OH POS
Blue Traditional-OH
Bronze Blue Access-OH PPO
Bronze Blue Access-OH PPO Plus
Bronze Pathway Group-OH HMO
Bronze Pathway X-OH HMO
Bronze Pathway-OH HMO
Catastrophic Pathway X-OH HMO
Catastrophic Pathway-OH HMO
Gold Blue Access-OH PPO
Gold Pathway Group-OH HMO
Gold Pathway X-OH HMO
Gold Pathway-OH HMO
Lumenos Plans-OH
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Ohio Med Plan-OH
Pathway-OH HMO
Platinum Blue Access-OH PPO
Platinum Pathway Group-OH HMO
Silver Blue Access-OH PPO
Silver Blue Access-OH PPO Plus
Silver Pathway Group-OH HMO
Silver Pathway X-OH HMO
Silver Pathway-OH HMO
The Christ Hospital Health Network (TCHHN)-OH
Trihealth HD80-OH
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus

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The Kidney And Hypertension Center

Kidney & Hypertension Center - Edgewood830 Thomas More Pkwy Ste 202 Edgewood, KY 41017
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