Dr. Jorge Garces, MD

Transplant Nephrology •  Male • Age 55

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Dr. Jorge Garces, MD is a transplant nephrology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 30 years. He specializes in transplant nephrology.

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Ochsner Medical Center

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(504) 266-0058

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Dr. Garces' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Mineral Metabolism Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garces treats Mineral Metabolism Disorders more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Garces treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Nephrotic Syndrome
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garces treats Nephrotic Syndrome more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Garces treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Nephritis and Nephropathy
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garces treats Nephritis and Nephropathy more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Garces treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Garces' conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acquired Kidney Disorders
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • 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 Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Potassium Deficiency
  • Proteinuria
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Dr. Jorge Garces' clinical interests include transplantation imunosuppression, BK nephropathy, glomerular diseases, humoral rejection and hypertension. Dr. Garces earned his medical degree from the University of the Valley. Division of Health Science...

Specialties

  • Transplant Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

Albert Einstein Medical Center/Thomas Jefferson University
Fellowship Hospital
Mercy Catheterization Med Center Inc
Residency Hospital
Hahnemann University, Fitzgerald Mercy Hospital
Internship Hospital
1989
Universidad Del Valle Division Of Health Sciences, Colombia
Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)

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

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

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

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average