Dr. Laura Kooienga, MD

Nephrology •  Female • Age 45

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Dr. Laura Kooienga, MD is a nephrology specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 19 years. She specializes in nephrology.

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(303) 578-4018

Dr. Kooienga accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Whole Health Colorado Front Range
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Kaiser Permanente

Background Check

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

Treatment Frequency
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kooienga treats Renal Hyperparathyroidism more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Kooienga treats this condition more than 84% of her peers

Mineral Metabolism Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kooienga treats Mineral Metabolism Disorders more than 81% of her peers

Dr. Kooienga treats this condition more than 81% of her peers

Kidney Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kooienga treats Kidney Disease more than 74% of her peers

Dr. Kooienga treats this condition more than 74% of her peers

Dr. Kooienga's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Laura Kooienga, MD is a nephrology specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 19 years. She specializes in nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

University Of Colorado
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Colorado
Residency Hospital
University Of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Residency Hospital
2000
Wayne State University School Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • English

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75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2017)

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2017)