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Dr. Joshua Tarkan, MD

Nephrology ·  Male · Age 44

Dr. Tarkan

Merrimack Valley Nephrology

260 Merrimac St Newburyport, MA 01950

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(978) 499-7200


Dr. Joshua Tarkan, MD is a nephrology specialist in Newburyport, MA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Emory University in 2001 and specializes in nephrology.


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Dr. Tarkan accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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. Tarkan's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Iron Metabolism Disorders
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Dr. Tarkan treats Iron Metabolism Disorders more than 99% of his peers

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

Mineral Metabolism Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tarkan treats Mineral Metabolism Disorders more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Tarkan treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Hyperkalemia
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tarkan treats Hyperkalemia more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Tarkan treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Tarkan's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Dialysis
  • Electrolyte Disorders
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • 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 Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Joshua Tarkan, MD is a nephrology specialist in Newburyport, MA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Emory University in 2001 and specializes in nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

2007
Harvard Medical School-Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2004
Boston University School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
2001
Emory University
Medical School
2007
2004
2001

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Anna Jaques Hospital

Newburyport, MA

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