Dr. Julio Pena, MD

NephrologyMaleAge 37

Dr. Pena
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Jennings Mill Drug Company

1360 Caduceus Way Bldg 400 Watkinsville, GA 30677

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(706) 850-8135

Dr. Julio Pena, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Watkinsville, GA and has over 13 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre Y Maestra medical school in 2008. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center and Piedmont Walton Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Pena to book an appointment.

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Dr. Pena is affiliated with Saint Mary's Hospital Athens, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
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  • Hospital Satisfaction
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Experience and Background Checks

Experience
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No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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. Pena's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hyperkalemia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pena treats Hyperkalemia more than 98% of his peers

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

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pena treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 97% of his peers

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

Nephrotic Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pena treats Nephrotic Syndrome more than 97% of his peers

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

Dr. Pena's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Amyloidosis
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Biopsy
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Dialysis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Kidney Transplant Evaluation
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Obesity
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Biopsy
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Renal Scan
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Ultrasound, Renal
  • Urinalysis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Dr. Pena accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Anthem
Blue Choice PPO, EPO-GA
Blue Choice-GA HMO-POS
Blue Essential Open Access-GA HMO
Blue Essential Open Access-GA POS
Blue Essential-GA PPO
Blue HRA Blue Choice-GA PPO
Blue HRA Blue Open Access-GA POS
Blue HSA Blue Choice-GA PPO
Blue HSA Blue Open Access-GA POS
Blue Open Access (Select Network)-GA POS
Blue Open Access (Small Grp)-GA POS
Blue Open Access-GA HMO
BlueChoice Healthcare Plan-GA
BlueChoice-GA HMO
BlueChoice-GA POS
BlueChoice-GA PPO
Healthy Support Open Access-GA POS
Healthy Support-GA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
State Health Network - SHBP-GA
Traditional / Indemnity-GA
Traditional Health Plan-GA
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Julio Pena, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Watkinsville, GA and has over 13 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Pontificia...Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

2016
University Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2014
Yale New Haven Med Center Ct
Residency Hospital
2008
Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre Y Maestra
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Julio Pena, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Pena has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Julio Pena, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Julio Pena, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Pena frequently treats Hyperkalemia, Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease, and Nephrotic Syndrome. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Pena treats.

Where is Dr. Julio Pena, MD's office located?

Dr. Pena's office is located at 1360 Caduceus Way Bldg 400, Watkinsville, GA 30677. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Julio Pena, MD speak?

Dr. Pena speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Practice

Jennings Mill Drug Company1360 Caduceus Way Bldg 400 Watkinsville, GA 30677
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Walton County Dialysis225 Plaza Dr Monroe, GA 30655
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Pena is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center

Athens, GA

70% Patient Experience Rating, 1% higher than the national average

7 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)

Piedmont Walton Hospital

Monroe, GA

68% Patient Experience Rating, 1% lower than the national average

Saint Mary's Hospital

Athens, GA

77% Patient Experience Rating, 8% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)