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Dr. John Buerkert, MD

Nephrology ·  Male · Age 77

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Dr. Buerkert

Columbia Nephrology Assosciates

121 Park Central Dr Ste 200 Columbia, SC 29203

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Dr. John Buerkert, MD is a nephrology specialist in Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 49 years. He graduated from Marquette University / College Of Health Sciences and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.


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Dr. Buerkert accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Dr. Buerkert's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chronic Kidney Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buerkert treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 59% of his peers

Dr. Buerkert treats this condition more than 59% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Kidney Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buerkert treats Kidney Disease more than 49% of his peers

Dr. Buerkert treats this condition more than 49% of his peers

Renal Hyperparathyroidism
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buerkert treats Renal Hyperparathyroidism more than 47% of his peers

Dr. Buerkert treats this condition more than 47% of his peers

Dr. Buerkert's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Anemia
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Dialysis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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About Me

Biography

Dr. John Buerkert, MD is a nephrology specialist in Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 49 years. He graduated from Marquette University / College Of Health Sciences and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

National Institute Of Health
Fellowship Hospital
Marquette University / College Of Health Sciences
Medical School
1970
Barnes Jewish Hospital
Residency Hospital
1969
Barnes Jewish Hospital
Internship Hospital
1970
1969

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Affiliated Hospitals

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Lexington Medical Center

West Columbia, SC

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

Providence Health

Columbia, SC

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average