Dr. Kanwal Kher, MD

Dr. Kanwal Kher, MD

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Age 68
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Dr. Kanwal Kher, MD is a pediatric nephrology specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of Delhi / Maulana Azad Medical College in 1972 and specializes in pediatric nephrology.

111 Michigan Ave NW # 100

Washington, DC 20010

Contact Information

(202) 476-5058

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Dr. Kher's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Kidney Diseases
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kher treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 47% of his peers

Dr. Kher treats this condition more than 47% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertension
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kher treats Hypertension more than 36% of his peers

Dr. Kher treats this condition more than 36% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kher treats Mineral Metabolism Disorders more than 19% of his peers

Dr. Kher treats this condition more than 19% of his peers

Dr. Kher's conditions and procedures:

Acidosis
Acute Glomerulonephritis
Acute Kidney Failure
Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
Autoimmune Diseases
Biopsy
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
Dehydration
Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Dialysis
Electrolyte Disorders
End-Stage Renal Disease
Glomerulonephritis
Hemodialysis
Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Hydronephrosis
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hypertension
Hypokalemia
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Kidney Disease
Kidney Dysplasia
Kidney Failure
Kidney Hypertrophy
Kidney Infection
Kidney Infection, Acute
Kidney Infection, Chronic
Kidney Stones
Kidney Transplant
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Nephrotic Syndrome
Percutaneous Biopsy of Autologous Kidney
Peritoneal Dialysis
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Proteinuria
Purpura
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Renal Biopsy
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Renal Osteodystrophy
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Small Kidney
Ureteral Stones
Vascular Disease
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kanwal Kher, MD is a pediatric nephrology specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of Delhi / Maulana Azad Medical College in 1972 and specializes in pediatric nephrology.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Pediatrics

Education

1980
Case Western Res University
Fellowship Hospital
1978
Montefiore/Einstein College Me
Residency Hospital
1977
Montefiore/Einstein College Me
Internship Hospital
1972
University Of Delhi / Maulana Azad Medical College
Medical School
1980
1978
1977
1972

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthKeepers HMO
KeyCare PPO
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Choice Network POS
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Carelink PPO
EBS-RMSCO
First Choice Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Maryland Physicians Care
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UniCare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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