Dr. Laveta McDowell, MD

Dr. Laveta McDowell, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Laveta McDowell, MD is a nephrology specialist in Kerrville, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston in 1997 and specializes in nephrology.

222 Sidney Baker St S Ste 208

Kerrville, TX 78028

Contact Information

(830) 896-7607

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Community Health Choice
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 99% of peers
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. McDowell "I believe that my patients are the most important person on their healthcare team. I provide education on their condition and what they can do beyond medications at every visit."

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

1  Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

51  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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.


  • Texas A&M University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Wilford Hall USAF MC-U Tex San Antonio
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Wilford Hall USAF MC-U Tex San Antonio
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McDowell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McDowell to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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Dr. McDowell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

She is very knowledgeable in her profession, and does her homework about you in determining your problems. But it stops there. She provides you with a "homework " sheet, explaining what you need to do. I was started on a new medication and was scheduled an appointment in 2 months! With the...more
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