Dr. Karthik Karanam, MD

Dr. Karthik Karanam, MD

Nephrology  |  
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Dr. Karthik Karanam, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Florence, SC. He has been practicing for 11 years. Dr. Karanam is affiliated with McLeod Health - McLeod Regional Medical Center and Carolinas Hospital System.

1100 E Cheves St

Florence, SC 29506

Contact Information

(843) 669-6694

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Sagamore Health Network
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Hemodialysis
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more than 99% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • 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 Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Small Kidney
  • Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Mercy Catholic Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Karanam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karanam accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Karanam has admitting privileges

Carolinas Hospital System
805 Pamplico Hwy
Florence, SC 29505
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McLeod Health - McLeod Regional Medical Center
555 E Cheves St
Florence, SC 29506
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