Dr. Lauren McDonald, MD

Dr. Lauren McDonald, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Lauren McDonald, MD is a nephrology specialist in Desoto, TX and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

2651 Bolton Boone Dr

Desoto, TX 75115

Contact Information

(214) 358-2300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. McDonald performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hemodialysis
high
more than 90% of peers
Hyperkalemia
high
more than 86% of peers
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
high
more than 85% of peers

Dr. McDonald's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

36  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • St. Paul Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McDonald has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McDonald's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. McDonald to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. McDonald'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

From the first time I met Dr. McDonald during a CKD class I was impressed. She was personable, intellectual, and honest. I also loved that when she talked with me I didn't feel as though I needed an inpreter. I one who believes in being very honest with my Doctor's because I know that enables them...more
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