Dr. Lauren Tarbox, MD

Dr. Lauren Tarbox, MD

Nephrology & Hypertension  |  
Female  |  
Age 37
(11)
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Dr. Lauren Tarbox, MD is a nephrology & hypertension doctor who practices in San Antonio, TX. She is 37 years old and has been practicing for 9 years.

4511 NW Loop 410 Ste 104

San Antonio, TX 78229

Contact Information

(210) 614-7900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CareSource
  • CeltiCare Health
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • 29 More

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Acute Kidney Failure
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more than 46% of peers
Hyperkalemia
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more than 43% of peers
Hypokalemia
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more than 39% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology & Hypertension
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

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

  • 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
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • 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
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Transplant Rejection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • Hemodialysis
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tarbox has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tarbox's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tarbox to family and friends
4.9
based on 11 total reviews (10 with comments)
Dr. Tarbox'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 (10)
in San Antonio, TX |
She is great!
San Antonio, TX |
I like how she takes time to explain everything to you.
San Antonio, Texas |
Dr. Tarbox and her staff are wonderful!! Always attentive, friendly and thorough!
San Antonio, Texas |
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.
in San Antonio, TX |
Very thorough and exceptional bedside manor. Took the time to illustrate all functions and explained results clearly.
in San Antonio, Tx |
Excellent experience ! Very pleasant and knowledgeable!!
in San Antonio, Tx |
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.
in San Antonio , TX |
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.
in San Antonio, Tx |
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.
in San Antonio, TX |
Very thorough, friendly, took all the time I needed for her to explain things to me.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Tarbox accepts 38 insurance carriers
  • 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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CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital - Westover Hills
11212 State Highway 151
San Antonio, TX 78251
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Methodist Hospital
7700 Floyd Curl Dr
San Antonio, TX 78229
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Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital
8026 Floyd Curl Dr
San Antonio, TX 78229
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Methodist Stone Oak Hospital
1139 E Sonterra Blvd
San Antonio, TX 78258
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Methodist Texsan Hospital
6700 W Interstate 10
San Antonio, TX 78201
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Metropolitan Methodist Hospital
1310 McCullough Ave
San Antonio, TX 78212
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Nix Medical Center
414 Navarro St
San Antonio, TX 78205
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North Central Baptist Hospital
520 Madison Oak Dr
San Antonio, TX 78258
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Southwest General Hospital
7400 Barlite Blvd
San Antonio, TX 78224
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St. Lukes Baptist Hospital
7930 Floyd Curl Dr
San Antonio, TX 78229
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