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Dr. Lauren Tarbox, MD

Nephrology ·  Female · Age 38

Dr. Tarbox

South Texas Renal Care Group

4511 NW Loop 410 Ste 104 San Antonio, TX 78229

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Dr. Lauren Tarbox, MD is a nephrology specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 5 years. She graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio in 2008 and specializes in nephrology.


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(210) 614-7900

Dr. Tarbox accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CareSource
Medicaid
CeltiCare Health
Ambetter
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Employers Health Network
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Medicaid
Tricare
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Tricare
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
Mutual of Omaha
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Principal Life
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Medicaid
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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

Treatment Frequency
Hypokalemia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tarbox treats Hypokalemia more than 79% of her peers

Dr. Tarbox treats this condition more than 79% of her peers

Chronic Kidney Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tarbox treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 52% of her peers

Dr. Tarbox treats this condition more than 52% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Peritoneal Dialysis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tarbox performs Peritoneal Dialysis more than 49% of her peers

Dr. Tarbox performs this procedure more than 49% of her peers

Dr. Tarbox's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lupus Nephritis
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Renal Transplant Rejection
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Lauren Tarbox, MD is a nephrology specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 5 years. She graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio in 2008 and specializes in nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

2014
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Fellowship Hospital
2012
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Residency Hospital
2009
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Internship Hospital
2008
Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
Medical School
2003
Southern Methodist University
Undergraduate School
2014
2012
2009
2008
2003

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Tarbox's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tarbox

4.9

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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Dr. Tarbox has the best out going personality. When u meet her for the first she greets you with a smile that is so contagious. She genuinely cares about your health and well being. One of the most friendliness warm hearted people you will ever want to meet. Her knowledge and approach explaining things in layman terms is much appreciated. You walk away with a sense of reassuredness and peace knowing you are getting the best renal care possible...
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She is great!
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I like how she takes time to explain everything to you.
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Dr. Tarbox and her staff are wonderful!! Always attentive, friendly and thorough!
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Dr. Tarbox was very informative with me. She took her time explaining the diagnosis and procedures needing to be done. She is also very friendly and made me feel comfortable. I would definitely recommend Dr. Tarbox to friends and family.
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Very thorough and exceptional bedside manor. Took the time to illustrate all functions and explained results clearly.
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Excellent experience ! Very pleasant and knowledgeable!!
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Dr. Tarbox is a great doctor. She explains all medical information and takes the time to answer all my questions. I do not feel rushed during our appointment. She is able to explain all my medical results in easy to understand terms. I feel very comfortable with Dr. Tarbox and trust her completely.
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My wife and I have been extremely happy with Dr Tarbox. She has been so helpful in explaining things to us and the recommendation she has given us. When we have any questions her office is quick on getting back to us. I high recommend Dr. Tarbox.
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She's a great doctor, very compassionate and always take the time to hear your worries and concerns. She's very knowledgeable on everything has to do with your renal health. Highly recommended.
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Very thorough, friendly, took all the time I needed for her to explain things to me.
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