Dr. Joshua Lowentritt, MD

Dr. Joshua Lowentritt, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(6)
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Dr. Joshua Lowentritt, MD is a nephrology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

3525 Prytania St Ste 526

New Orleans, LA 70115

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers
Hemochromatosis
high
more than 87% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Tulane
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Tulane
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lowentritt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lowentritt's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lowentritt to family and friends
3.7
based on 6 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Lowentritt's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Metairie, LA |
He should be in New Orleans worst doctors magazine . My mom had cancer stage four and he keep telling her nothing was wrong with her until she saw an urgent care doctor on magazine street . She died a month latter after knowing what was wrong with her.
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in Metairie, LA |
My husband & I have been going to Dr. Lowentritt for 15 years now. He is Awesome! He has always been there for us & treats us like family. He has a huge heart & is very kind & compassionate. We know we are getting quality care. He is the best Dr. in the State of Louisiana. Dr. Lowentritt's...more
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in New Orleans |
This man must be the most cold hearted pompous doctor I have ever encountered. He treated my father and gave him worse than pathetic medical care. His diagnoses were wrong and his methodology was very flawed. He treats his patients with contempt and he is condescending to the families. He believes...more
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in New Orleans, LA |
Dr. Lowentritt has monitored my health care for many years, ten plus. I have the greatest confidence in his abilities and judgments. I would very highly recommend him. Consistently he is very kind, very accessible, very thorough, never rushing. After each appointment I am always happy. He...more
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Dr. Lowentritt accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Lowentritt has admitting privileges

Touro Infirmary
1401 Foucher St
New Orleans, LA 70115
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