Dr. Kiran Padigala, MD

Dr. Kiran Padigala, MD

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43 y/o
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Dr. Kiran Padigala, MD is a nephrology specialist in Baton Rouge, LA. He graduated from Kurnool Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences and specializes in nephrology.

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Top Care Areas

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Mineral Metabolism Disorders
high
more than 89% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
high
more than 87% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
high
more than 86% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Padigala "Dr. Kiran Padigala's expertise lies in the area of kidney diseases and hypertension. He completed his nephrology fellowship at Geisinger Medical Center in Pennsylvania. He completed his residency at Temple Conemaugh Valley Hospital in Johnstown, PA. Dr. Padigala is a member of the American Society of Nephrology. Dr. Padigala is board certified in nephrology and internal medicine."
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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • 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 Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Potassium Deficiency
  • Proteinuria
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

Background Check

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Education

  • Kurnool Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Temple Conemaugh Valley Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Geisinger Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Padigala has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Padigala's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Padigala to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review

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4.9
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Dr. Padigala's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

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