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Dr. Kanwal Kher, MD

Pediatric Nephrology •  Male • Age 69

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Dr. Kher

Childrens National Medical Center - Childrens National Medical

111 Michigan Ave NW # 100 Washington, DC 20010
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(202) 476-5058

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.

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Dr. Kher accepts the following insurance:

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Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthKeepers HMO
KeyCare PPO
AvMed
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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
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Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Carelink PPO
EBS-RMSCO
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Humana
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Maryland Physicians Care
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Dr. Kher's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Kidney Diseases
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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

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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

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