Dr. Lakshmi Sodagum, MD

Dr. Lakshmi Sodagum, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 44
Dr. Lakshmi Sodagum, MD is a nephrology specialist in Newton, NJ and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from Andhra Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences in 1998 and specializes in nephrology.

67 High St # 102

Newton, NJ 07860

Contact Information

(973) 579-5009

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 96% of peers
Acute Kidney Failure
more than 84% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
more than 80% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

41  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • Andhra Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Heights UMDNJ
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sodagum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

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Dr. Sodagum's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sodagum to family and friends
5 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Sodagum's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Does not listen and keeps you in the dark. Initially diagnosed with stage 3 kidney disease. Prescribed tests and never explained what they were. No instructions given. Test results all normal and she never called with the results. Staff said she only calls if there is a problem. Insensitive and...more
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Wonderful physician! She is smart, thorough; and you just know you are in good hands with her. I would not hesitate to recommend her to family and friends.
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One of the best doctors I have been to. She listens to you doesn't try and push what she thinks you need without listening like so many other doctors.
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She is an excellent doctor
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