Dr. Karl Schwarze, MD

Nephrology •  Male • Age 66
  
Dr. Schwarze
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Kidney Health Group

1 Park West Blvd Akron, OH 44320

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(234) 312-9318

Dr. Karl Schwarze, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Akron, OH and has over 39 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Schwarze has more experience with Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine medical school in 1981. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Akron Children's Hospital and Akron General Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Schwarze to book an appointment.


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Dr. Schwarze accepts the following insurance:

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Catastrophic Pathway-OH HMO
Gold Blue Access-OH PPO
Gold Pathway Group-OH HMO
Gold Pathway X-OH HMO
Gold Pathway-OH HMO
Lumenos Plans-OH
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Ohio Med Plan-OH
Pathway X Tiered Hosp/Ind Direct Access OH
Pathway-OH HMO
Platinum Blue Access-OH PPO
Platinum Pathway Group-OH HMO
Silver Blue Access-OH PPO
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Silver Pathway Group-OH HMO
Silver Pathway X-OH HMO
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The Christ Hospital Health Network (TCHHN)-OH
Trihealth HD80-OH
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
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HealthyBlue 2.0
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CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
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Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
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Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
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INTotal Health
Medicaid
Kaiser Permanente
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
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Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
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Medicaid
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Practice Areas

Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy

Glomerulonephritis and nephropathy are types of kidney disease caused by damage to the small blood vessels that filter the blood, either from long-term diabetes or other conditions such as lupus.Compare with other Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy specialists.

Typically treats 57% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Nephrotic Syndrome
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schwarze treats Nephrotic Syndrome more than 57% of their peers

Dr. Schwarze treats this condition more than 57% of their peers

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Dr. Schwarze's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Amyloidosis
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Biography

Dr. Karl Schwarze, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Akron, OH and has over 39 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Schwarze has more experience with Glomerulonephritis/Nephropathy than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Wayne...Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

1985
Baylor College
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Grace Hospital
Residency Hospital
1985
Wayne State University Affil Hosps
Residency Hospital
1982
Wayne State U Affil Hosps
Internship Hospital
1981
Wayne State University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1976
Univeristy of Michigan
Undergraduate School

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Locations

Kidney Health Group

Kidney Health Group1 Park West Blvd Akron, OH 44320
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Akron Children's Hospital

Akron, OH

Akron General Medical Center

Akron, OH

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

Medina Hospital

Medina, OH

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)

Summa Health System - Akron Campus

Akron, OH

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Summa Wadsworth - Rittman Hospital

Wadsworth, OH