Dr. Kotthegal Eshwar, MB BS

NephrologyMaleAge 78

Dr. Eshwar
Accepting new patients

South Texas Kidney Specialists

1901 S 1st St Ste 600 McAllen, TX 78503

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(956) 631-6136

Dr. Kotthegal Eshwar, MB BS is a Nephrology Specialist in McAllen, TX and has over 57 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Govt Med Coll, Mysore U medical school in 1964. He is affiliated with medical facilities Doctors Hospital At Renaissance and Mission Regional Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Eshwar to book an appointment.

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Dr. Eshwar is affiliated with Mission Regional Medical Center Mission, a highly rated hospital.

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Eshwar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Kidney Transplant Evaluation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Eshwar performs Kidney Transplant Evaluation more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Eshwar performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Ultrasound, Renal
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Eshwar performs Ultrasound, Renal more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Eshwar performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Eshwar performs Living Kidney Donor Evaluation more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Eshwar performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Eshwar's conditions and procedures:

  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Kidney Transplant Evaluation
  • Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Scan
  • Ultrasound, Renal
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Biography

Dr. Kotthegal Eshwar, MB BS is a Nephrology Specialist in McAllen, TX and has over 57 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Govt...Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

1970
Bronx Muni Hosp Ctr-Albert Einstein
Fellowship Hospital
1969
New York Metro-NY Med Coll
Residency Hospital
1967
Mercy Hospital
Residency Hospital
1966
Mercy Hospital
Internship Hospital
1964
Govt Med Coll, Mysore U
Medical School
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Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

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What are Dr. Kotthegal Eshwar, MB BS's top areas of care?

Dr. Eshwar frequently treats Kidney Transplant Evaluation, Ultrasound, Renal, and Living Kidney Donor Evaluation. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Eshwar treats.

Where is Dr. Kotthegal Eshwar, MB BS's office located?

Dr. Eshwar's office is located at 1901 S 1st St Ste 600, McAllen, TX 78503. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Eshwar speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

South Texas Kidney Specialists

South Texas Kidney Specialists1901 S 1st St Ste 600 McAllen, TX 78503
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Eshwar is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Doctors Hospital At Renaissance

Edinburg, TX

70% Patient Experience Rating, 1% higher than the national average

11 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)

Mission Regional Medical Center

Mission, TX

71% Patient Experience Rating, 2% higher than the national average

12 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)