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Dr. John Edwards, MD

Nephrology ·  Male · Age 61

Dr. Edwards

Dr. John Edwards, MD is a nephrology specialist in Chapel Hill, NC and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1985 and specializes in nephrology.


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(919) 966-4996

Dr. Edwards accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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. Edwards' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edwards performs End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Edwards performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edwards treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Edwards treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Hyperkalemia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edwards treats Hyperkalemia more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Edwards treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Edwards' conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal 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 Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • 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
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Edwards, MD is a nephrology specialist in Chapel Hill, NC and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1985 and specializes in nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

1988
Columbia U
Fellowship Hospital
1987
New York-Presbyterian Hospital
Residency Hospital
1985
University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
Medical School
1988
1987
1985

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