Dr. Joel Hernandez, MD

Pediatric NephrologyMaleAge 48

Dr. Joel Hernandez, MD is a Pediatric Nephrology Specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has over 23 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University Of The Philippines Manila, College Of Medicine medical school in 1998. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hernandez to book an appointment.

Dr. Hernandez

Kaiser Permanente 4700 Sunset Medical Offices

4700 W Sunset Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90027
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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    He was my sons first of many Nephrologists. He was great with him and very informative without being terrifying. On his last day my son and he made a video singing so it was happy. He is greatly missed in Spokane and hope he and his family are well.
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    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
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    About Me

    Care Philosophy

    Health care leader whose mission is to keep you healthy. Under-one-roof convenience, 24-hour advice nurse, and online access to manage your health - anytime.

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Nephrology
    • Nephrology

    Board Certifications

    Education

    1998
    University Of The Philippines Manila, College Of Medicine
    Medical School

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Does Dr. Joel Hernandez, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Hernandez has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

    Is Dr. Joel Hernandez, MD accepting new patients?

    Dr. Joel Hernandez, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Hernandez's profile to make an appointment.

    Does Dr. Joel Hernandez, MD accept my insurance?

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    What are Dr. Joel Hernandez, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Hernandez frequently treats Chronic Kidney Diseases, Acute Glomerulonephritis, and Acute Kidney Failure. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Hernandez treats.

    Where is Dr. Joel Hernandez, MD's office located?

    Dr. Hernandez's office is located at 4700 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    No malpractice claims found for California
    No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
    No board actions found for the years we collect data
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    Dr. Hernandez's Top Procedures and Conditions

    Treatment Frequency
    Chronic Kidney Diseases
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    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Hernandez treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 12% of his peers

    Dr. Hernandez treats this condition more than 12% of his peers

    Rating Includes other areas of care:

    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease

    Dr. Hernandez's conditions and procedures:

    • Acute Glomerulonephritis
    • Acute Kidney Failure
    • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
    • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
    • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
    • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
    • Congenital Renal Dysplasia
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Hemodialysis
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hypertension
    • Kidney Stones
    • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Nephritis and Nephropathy
    • Nephrotic Syndrome
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
    • Peritoneal Dialysis
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Proteinuria
    • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
    • Small Kidney
    • Vasculitis
    • Vitamin D Deficiency

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    Dr. Hernandez accepts

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    (800) 954-8000

    Dr. Hernandez accepts the following insurance:

    Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
    Kaiser Permanente

    Locations

    Kaiser Permanente 4700 Sunset Medical Offices

    Kaiser Permanente 4700 Sunset Medical Offices4700 W Sunset Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90027
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    Compare with other Pediatric Nephrology Specialists

    Compare Dr. Hernandez with our nearby Pediatric Nephrology Specialists at Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA.

    These providers are on the medical staff of Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA.